Immigration: R.I.P.?

Curtis, Gregory
July 1993
Population & Environment;Jul93, Vol. 14 Issue 6, p495
Academic Journal
Argues for restricting immigration in the United States. Immigration Reform Act of 1986's inefficiency in reducing illegal immigration; Political alliances impeding immigration reform; Factors working against the persistence of large-scale immigration; Viewing the false notion of immigration as a positive force.


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