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Migration and refugees politics and policies in the United States and Germany by

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Published by Berghahn Books in Providence .
Written in English



  • United States,
  • Germany,
  • United States.,
  • Germany.


  • Immigrants -- Government policy -- United States.,
  • Refugees -- Government policy -- United States.,
  • Immigrants -- Government policy -- Germany.,
  • Refugees -- Government policy -- Germany.,
  • United States -- Emigration and immigration -- Government policy.,
  • Germany -- Emigration and immigration -- Government policy.,
  • Germany -- Foreign relations -- 1990-,
  • United States -- Foreign relations -- 1989-

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

Statementgeneral editor Myron Weiner.
ContributionsWeiner, Myron.
LC ClassificationsJV6483 .M54 1997
The Physical Object
Paginationv. <1-4 > :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL724118M
ISBN 101571811257, 1571810870, 1571811265, 1571810897
LC Control Number97111844

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