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Communist China's Policy of Oppression in East Turkestan
Price: Free! Words: 63,410. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2018 by Global Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration & Emigration
When the Communist Party came to power in 1949, China soon turned into a state of fear. That process cost the lives of tens of millions of people because of the repressive and totalitarian methods the communists used to enforce their bloody ideology.
A Helping Hand for Refugees
Price: Free! Words: 62,750. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2018 by Global Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration & Emigration
The world today is facing what may possibly be the greatest tragedy it has ever witnessed that creates massive waves of refugees. Everyday, more and more people are forced to leave behind their devastated countries to seek shelter elsewhere. Their difficult voyages tear families apart, create scenes of little bodies washed up on shores and countless disasters that put humanity to shame.
True Tale From Another Mexico: The Lynch Mob, The Popsicle Kings, Chalino and the Bronx
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 126,320. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration & Emigration, Nonfiction » Social Science » Latin America studies
A cult classic of a book from Mexico’s vital margins – stories of drag queens and Oaxacan Indian basketball players, popsicle makers and telenovela stars, migrants, farm workers, a slum boss, slain narcoballadeer Chalino Sanchez, a lynching, and a doomed tough guy. From Sam Quinones - one of the great contemporary reporters out of Mexico, the border, and the immigrant diaspora.
We Stopped Forgetting: Stories from Sami Americans
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 42,860. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2013 by ČálliidLágádus/Authors’ Publisher. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration & Emigration, Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage
During the immigration period of 1880-1940 an unknown number of Sámi people (the indigenous people of Northern Norway, Sweden, Finland, and the Kola Peninsula of Russia) left Sápmi (Samiland; “Lapland”) for North America alongside Nordic peoples. The storytellers in this book give moving accounts of the history of their ancestors and tell their own stories of cultural revitalization.
Antonio's Gun and Delfino's Dream: True Tales of Mexican Migration
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 109,850. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration & Emigration, Nonfiction » Social Science » Latin America studies
This is journalist Sam Quinones' classic collection of nonfiction tales about Mexican immigrants, the border, and more. A dazzling follow-up to his cult classic, True Tales from Another Mexico: The Lynch Mob, the Popsicle Kings, Chalino and the Bronx. Quinones chronicles the tale of the Tomato King, of a high-school soccer season in Kansas, and of Mexican corruption in an L.A. County town.
How the U.S. Immigration System Encourages Child Marriages - Implications of the Legality of Child Marriage in U.S. Immigration Law, Weaknesses in USCIS Management of Spousal Petitions
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 23,080. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Marriage, Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration & Emigration
U.S. law and U.S. Department of State policy aim to prevent and reduce the risks of child marriages occurring around the world, yet major loopholes in U.S. law have allowed thousands of minors to be subjected to child marriages.
The Emotionally Resilient Expat: Engage, Adapt and Thrive Across Cultures
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 127,010. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2014 by Summertime Publishing & Springtime Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration & Emigration, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
Living abroad offers enriching experiences of growth, broadened perspective, enhanced cultural understanding. Yet its transition-rich, change-driven, cross-cultural nature can place considerable demands. The Emotionally Resilient Expat shows the key to successful transitions and beyond lies in emotional resilience to adapt, adjust or simply accept.
Di armadilli e charango...
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 27,900. Language: Italian. Published: July 25, 2012 by Gabriele Capelli Editore. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration & Emigration, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Short Stories
Il charango è uno strumento sudamericano. Questo ci porterebbe facilmente a pensare che questi racconti siano in qualche modo legati ai paesi latinoamericani. Ma saremmo in errore. Perlomeno in parte. I racconti sono ambientati in diverse parti del mondo: dal Ticino al sudamerica, dall’africa ai balcani, ecc. Sono storie vere, crude, storie che fanno riflettere.
Immigration And Health USA
Price: $4.87 USD. Words: 37,610. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration & Emigration
Immigration and Health USA is to assist immigrants and their care givers attain optimum health during their acculturation period and long term stay in the USA with emphasis on health promotion and primary prevention that is ethnically sensitive and culturally appropriate.
Zwierzenia (Polish Edition - po polsku)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,160. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration & Emigration
Grażyna Sygitowicz, z domu Szymańska, jest absolwentką Wydziału Dziennikarstwa Uniwersytetu Warszawskiego. W USA przebywa od 1988 roku, gdzie współpracowała z chicagowskim radiem. Zaraz po dziennikarstwie, drugą jej życiową pasją jest nauczanie. Książka pt. “Zwierzenia”, to wybór radiowych reportaży, będących dokumentalnym zapisem losów Polaków mieszkających w Stanach Zjednoczonych.
Leaving Little Havana: A Memoir of Miami’s Cuban Ghetto
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,620. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2013 by Beating Windward Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration & Emigration
While most memoirs by Cuban-Americans revolve around childhood scenes in Cuba and explore the experiences of a young man, Leaving Little Havana is the first refugee memoir to focus on a Cuban girl growing up in America, rising above the obstacles and clearing a path to her own American Dream.
Des Iles à la Métropole, confessions d’un Antillais
Price: $3.35 USD. Words: 29,880. Language: French. Published: September 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration & Emigration, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A travers « Des Iles à la Métropole, confessions d’un antillais », Ednard Pyrée se penche d’une manière toute personnelle, mais très sincère, sur les rapports compliqués et en même temps très passionnés entre les Antilles, l’Afrique et la Métropole.
Constructing Qatar: Migrant Narratives from the Margins of the Global System
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,090. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration & Emigration
Every year, tens of thousands of men and women from South Asia, Africa, and other parts of the world journey to Qatar and the other petroleum-rich states of the Arabian peninsula to work. Constructing Qatar, containing eighteen meticulously crafted migrant stories and two photo essays, is an attempt to illuminate the experiences and perspectives of these transnational laborers.
Переезд в Америку для Чайников
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 102,130. Language: Russian. Published: May 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration & Emigration
О чем же эта книга? Если коротко, о моем опыте адаптации в США. Но не только, о жизни в Америке, о культуре и менталитете американцев. Советы и сценарии, как рассчитать свои шаги, снять квартиру или купить дом, как искать работу, и чем заняться в свободное время при наличии свободных денег.
Escape from Taiwan: Legacy of Oppression
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 40,630. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2019 by SDP Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration & Emigration, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Part memoir, part family history, Escape from Taiwan recounts Chiufang’s journey to understand the historical events that informed her upbringing, and how in the process it gave her a greater appreciation for the ideals represented by the Statue of Liberty to generations of immigrants.
University of Chicago Law Review: Symposium - Immigration Law and Institutional Design: Volume 80, Number 1 - Winter 2013
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 208,750. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2013 by Quid Pro, LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Emigration & Immigration, Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration & Emigration
The first issue of 2013 features articles by internationally recognized legal and policy scholars of immigration and emigration, including an extensive Symposium on immigration and its issues of policy, law, administrative process, and institutional design in the United States. The issue serves, in effect, as a new and extensive book on cutting-edge issues of immigration law and policy in the U.S.
Moving to the Philippines
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,270. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference, Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration & Emigration
There may be many reasons that you are considering a move to the Philippines. It may be that you seek a new start in your life, you may be moving to join a Filipino Girlfriend, You may be seeking somewhere cheaper to live, or possibly you seek adventure. All of these are valid reasons
Twelve Unending Summers: Memoir of an Immigrant Child
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,660. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » People of color, Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration & Emigration
Bahamian. Haitian. American. Where can I fully belong? At age sixteen, Cholet Josué arrived on the shores of Miami in a Haitian wooden boat—and immediately put the past behind him. More than two decades later, he dismantles his own story to uncover a way to unashamedly, unabashedly fit in with three different worlds while belonging to none.
The United States and Central America: From Stopping Communism to Stopping Kids - Unaccompanied Alien Children from El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras, Impacted by Corruption and Impunity
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 24,230. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Central America, Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration & Emigration
The Northern Triangle countries of Central America consisting of El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras have the highest homicide rates in the world and are characterized by corruption, drug trafficking, and impunity. It is likely the 50,000 unaccompanied alien children attempting to cross into the U.S. in 2014 will increase.
Grandfather J. B.: Letters to My Grandson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,560. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2010 by Quid Pro, LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration & Emigration, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Memoirs through poignant, witty letters by a self-taught immigrant to his professor grandson from 1959-66, first published by Little Brown and now in quality digital. Both sweet and acerbic, with plenty of subtext and wistfulness of dreams of philosophy or just college, the book compels attention for its strong characters deftly revealed by short letters--and always the correction of the grandson.

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