Psychological Perspectives on Immigration

Esses, Victoria M, Deaux, Kay, Lalonde, Richard N and Brown, Rupert (2010) Psychological Perspectives on Immigration. Journal of Social Issues, 66 (4). pp. 635-647. ISSN 0022-4537

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We introduce this issue by describing recent trends in migration and immigration policy, and the challenges faced by immigrants and by immigrant-receiving nations around the world. We then discuss the many contributions that psychology can make to understanding and optimizing the benefits of migration from the perspective of both immigrants and members of host societies. The article concludes by providing an overview of the rationale, organization, and content of the issue, including a brief description of each article. 2010 The Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues

Item Type: Article
Schools and Departments: School of Psychology > Psychology
Depositing User: Rupert Brown
Date Deposited: 06 Feb 2012 15:41
Last Modified: 16 Mar 2012 09:17
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