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From Immigration Controls to Welfare Controls

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Title: From immigration controls to welfare controls
Edited by Steve Cohen, Beth Humphries and Ed Mynott (Routledge 2002)

Material type: Monograph

Description: This book focuses on the theoretical, political and practical aspects of the connection between external immigration controls and internal welfare controls. The book is divided into three parts which cover political, historical and international issues, immigration and welfare contemporary issues, and shifting from theory to resistance. Topics discussed include the forced dispersal of asylum seekers, local authority and voluntary sector regulations, nationalism, racism, class and 'fairness', strategies for resistance to controls and controls in the United States.