Safe Haven A History Of Refugees In America

Author: David W. Haines
Publisher: Kumarian Press
ISBN: 1565493958
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Covering seven decades of immigration history, Haines shows how refugees and their American hosts continue to struggle with national and ethnic identities and the effect this struggle has had on American institutions and attitudes.

Immigration Structures And Immigrant Lives

Author: David W. Haines
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1442260114
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This text is accompanied by an ancillary package of digital tables and illustrations in order to enhance the learning experience of both the instructors and students.

The Nazis Next Door

Author: Eric Lichtblau
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0547669194
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Using the dramatic story of one former perpetrator who settled in New Jersey, conned the CIA into hiring him, and begged for the agency's support when his wartime identity emerged, Eric Lichtblau tells the full, shocking story of how ...

Wind Over Water

Author: David W. Haines
Publisher: Berghahn Books
ISBN: 0857457411
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Providing a comprehensive treatment of a full range of migrant destinies in East Asia by scholars from both Asia and North America, this volume captures the way migrants are changing the face of Asia, especially in cities, such as Beijing, ...

The Age Of Asian Migration

Author: Yuk Wah Chan
Publisher: Cambridge Scholars Publishing
ISBN: 1443865699
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This book (together with its forthcoming second volume) provides a full span discussion of Asian migration from historical perspectives to updated analyses of current migration flows and diasporas.

A Concise History Of American Antisemitism

Author: Robert Michael
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 9780742543133
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But the American people, the Congress, the State Department, and the president,
turned a blind eye and a deaf ear to the plight of the European Jews/ And this
contributed to the European disaster. There are many reasons why the United
States refused the Jews of Europe a safe haven during the Holocaust.2 The
United States, which had a continuing history of welcoming refugees during
economic, social, or political crises abroad, closed down during our own times of
trouble: the ...


Author: Ruth Gruber
Publisher: Open Road Media
ISBN: 145320606X
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While on the ship, Gruber recorded the refugees’ emotional stories and recounts them here in vivid detail, along with the aftermath of their arrival in the US, which involved a fight for their right to stay after the war ended.

Refugees In America In The 1990s

Author: David W. Haines
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780313293443
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As long as there have been Germany and Russia, there have been refugees from
Eastern Europe seeking refuge or temporary safe haven in other countries. The
royalty and peasants, intelligentsia and rural shopkeepers: They had little in
common except ... Hungarians and Czechs tend to consider the territory of the old
Austro-Hungarian empire to be the historical core of the region. For Poles, the "
other Europe" covers the whole area between Germany and the former Soviet

Seeking Safe Haven

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Therefore, it is important that all understand the nature of the movement, its
historical and legal background, and its theological understanding both of itself
and of the nature and mission of the church. What is the Sanctuary Movement? In
order to understand the nature of the movement, one must begin by realizing that
the movement did not begin by asking, what should we do about Central
American refugees? That is an abstract question that one can answer on the
basis on one's ...

Temporary Safe Haven For Salvadorans

Author: United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on the Judiciary. Subcommittee on Immigration and Refugee Affairs
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hearing before theSubcommittee on Immigration and Refugee Affairs of the
Committee on the Judiciary, United States Senate, One Hundredth Congress, first
session on S. 332 ... June 18, 1987 United States. Congress. Senate. Committee
on the Judiciary. Subcommittee on Immigration and Refugee Affairs. introduction
of piecemeal legislation providing for similar benefits for people fleeing other
countries. Let me now review the 'legislative history of the Refugee Act of 1980.