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age of migration international population movements in the modern world by Stephen Castles

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Published by Macmillan Press in Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire .
Written in English


  • Emigration and immigration.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementStephen Castles and Mark J. Miller.
ContributionsMiller, Mark J.
LC ClassificationsJV6032 .C37 1998
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 336 p. :
Number of Pages336
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18434434M
ISBN 100333732448, 0333732456

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