2 edition of Immigration law and refugee policy found in the catalog.
Immigration law and refugee policy
Arnold H. Leibowitz
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||Arnold H. Leibowitz.|
|Series||Analysis and skills series|
|LC Classifications||KF4818 .L44 1983|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||1 v. (various pagings) :|
|LC Control Number||83072184|
Illustration: A young Hungarian refugee is pictured in France, circa They included Jews who had survived the Holocaust and many others who were fleeing the Soviet control. Illustration: Armenian refugees from Lebanon are greeted in their native tongue by a Port Receptionist. Under the Act, the U. Other countries fared worse: Poland, with a prewar Jewish population of 3. Find this book:.
Under the Act, the U. With case studies from China, India, Cuba, Mexico, the Philippines, Mozambique, and Turkey, this book will appeal to students interested in populations, labour markets, and the everyday realities of migration. Hundreds of thousands of liberated Jews, suffering from starvation and disease, emerged from concentration camps, hiding places, and places of temporary refuge to discover a world which still seemed to have no place for them. Discussion Questions. Johnson announced he would open the U. The only significant attempt to pass a law to aid refugees came inwhen Democratic Senator Robert Wagner of New York and Republican Congresswoman Edith Rogers of Massachusetts introduced legislation in both houses of Congress that would allow 20, German refugee children under the age of 14 into the country over two years outside of the immigration quotas.
They also included people who were uprooted by catastrophic natural calamities as defined by the president. Chinese refugees received 2, visas under this program, at a time when the annual immigrant quota for China was At this time, documentary requirements were also increased: applicants now needed two financial affidavits instead of one. Illustration: Armenian refugees from Lebanon are greeted in their native tongue by a Port Receptionist. The book offers a new simulation exercise in which the student plays the role of an attorney interviewing a prospective asylum claimant. Find this book:.
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Admission classes[ edit ] Canadian immigration policy allows several classes of people to enter. Several bills were introduced to aid refugees; many more were introduced to curb or end immigration.
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Discussion Questions. It incorporates the sweeping changes of the past two years. Under the Act, conditional entrants Immigration law and refugee policy book granted a temporary immigration status which could be adjusted to permanent resident status after two years. Illustration: Jewish Displaced Persons wash up in a pool at a displaced persons camp near Hagenow, Germany, May 30, Immigration law and refugee policy book Congress finally passed a Displaced Persons Act only reluctantly, and without public hearings.
Increasing the number of refugees who could be admitted annually. Illustration: Seal of the Department of Homeland Security. Kennedy, and others look on. The Senate did not believe the emergency warranted this dramatic step but was willing to significantly restrict the number of immigrants allowed to enter the United States.
The casebook is up to date on developments to harmonize refugee policy within the European Union, and includes discussion of relevant E. American officials were concerned that unfriendly governments would use family members as hostages or bargaining chips to coerce immigrants to commit acts of sabotage or espionage.
Ultimately, the INS, the military, the Public Health Service, the Department of State, and numerous charitable organizations collaborated to facilitate the entry of over 40, displaced persons under the existing quota regulations. Many countries have such laws on the books, and leading Social Democrats SPD say that it's time for Germany to follow suit.
Chinese refugees received 2, visas under this program, at a time when the annual immigrant quota for China was On June 5,diplomats abroad were cautioned that visas would soon be denied to applicants with close relatives remaining in German-occupied countries.
This incredible resource collects in one place top statistics from authoritative government and nongovernmental sources, offering a snapshot of the immigrant population, visa and enforcement statistics, and data on emerging trends, including the slowing of growth of the foreign-born population, changing origins, and increasing educational levels.
The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees acts as the guardian of the Convention Relating to the Status of Refugees, which defines the legal protections for refugees.
By June Truman had pushed for some sort of legislation on behalf of displaced persons for at least eighteen months. Germany Germany's new immigration law: What to expect As part of the migrant compromise that saved Angela Merkel's government, the SPD says it wants comprehensive legislation on immigration this year.
Creating the Office of Refugee Resettlement to oversee resettlement programs. Illustration:This Political cartoon by Raymond O.
Other relevant legislation include the Citizenship Act, and certain immigration and refugee-related provisions of the Criminal Code. Between andmore than 3, refugees have been resettled in the United States. This article examines these and other issues.
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In Decemberin the context of this isolationism, the international influenza pandemic, and a postwar economic recession, the US House of Representatives voted to end all immigration to the United States for one year.
It Immigration law and refugee policy book new quotas, which heavily favored England and northern Europe and set much lower quotas for immigrants from southern and eastern Europe, who had made up the majority of more recent immigration.
Truman, disappointed by the limited reach of the act, said that he would have vetoed it had Congress been in session, but signed the act so there would be some legislation to aid displaced persons, rather than none.
According to current estimates, there are close to 62 million refugees in the world today, over half of whom are not in their home countries as a result of wars in those countries. They included Jews who had survived the Holocaust and many others who were fleeing the Soviet control.a| The immigration debate: goals, strategies, and impact -- Immigration and the Constitution -- Immigrant priorities -- Nonimmigrant priorities -- Exclusion grounds and waivers -- Admission procedure -- Deportability grounds -- Relief from deportability -- Deportation procedure -- Immigration and national security -- Refugees -- Undocumented immigrants -- Citizenship.
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