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INTL 4630: Population, Immigration, and Politics (White): US Immigration Policy

Vocabulary

To better understand the issues at play here are some terms you should be familiar with before starting:

What's the difference between an asylum seeker and a refugee?

Refugees and Asylum

Guidelines

Breaking News Consumer Handbook: Migration Edition

Overview of Issues and Government Policy

Government Policy

Congressional Research Service.  April 10, 2018.  "An Overview of Discretionary Reprieves from Removal: Deferred Action, DACA, TPS, and Others."  https://digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc1157084/m2/1/high_res_d/R45158_2018Apr10.pdf

Congressional Research Service.  June 15, 2018.  "An Overview of U.S. Immigration Laws Regulating the Admission and Exclusion of Aliens at the Border."  https://fas.org/sgp/crs/homesec/LSB10150.pdf

Congressional Research Service.  May 11, 2018.  "Permanent Legal Immigration to the United States: Policy Overview."  https://fas.org/sgp/crs/homesec/R42866.pdf

Overview of Issue

Karaim, R. (2017, June 13). Immigration. CQ researcher. Retrieved from http://proxy-remote.galib.uga.edu/login?url=http://library.cqpress.com/cqresearcher/cqr_ht_immigration_2017

Karaim, R. (2018, June 4). Immigration policy. CQ researcher. Retrieved from http://proxy-remote.galib.uga.edu/login?url=http://library.cqpress.com/cqresearcher/cqr_ht_immigration_2018

Maynard, M. (2017, February 24). Immigrants and the economy. CQ researcher, 27, 169-192. Retrieved from http://library.cqpress.com.proxy-remote.galib.uga.edu/cqresearcher/document.php?id=cqresrre2017022400&type=hitlist&num=0‚Äč

Global Migration

Abel, G. J., & Sander, N. (2014). Quantifying global international migration flows. Science, (6178), 1520. doi:10.1126/science.1248676