Immigration and Society

A Historical and Sociological Approach (First Edition)
By Augustine Kposowa
©2019, 222 pages

Paperback list price: $87.95

Cognella Direct: $69.95

You save $18 (20%)

Learn about all formats available for adoption

Bookstore Managers: contact orders@cognella.com to place an order

Customize Immigration and Society

* Required Fields

Your Customization
cover--81265495781400-1B-URT
Immigration and Society

In stock

$62.95

Summary
    Immigration and Society: A Historical and Sociological Approach is a succinct and handy textbook that covers the critical information a student needs to understand the laws themselves from the Treaty of Paris in 1793 to the present laws.

    The book explores immigration as a process that began at the start of the Republic. It also examines the policies that changed depending on immigrants of the day, including where they came from, the culture they brought, their skin color, and in some cases, their religion as well as the perceived threats they were alleged to be bringing. This text also provides, in some cases, the full legislation to examine as needed.

    Immigration and Society provides students with a brief yet detailed exploration of the history of immigration in the United States. The book is an excellent resource for sociology courses, particularly those at the undergraduate level, and can also be used by students in the studies of the history of immigration, law and society, and ethnic studies. It is also suitable for a course on how wars impact immigration.

    Augustine Kposowa earned his B.A. in philosophy from Saint Paul’s College in Liberia, his M.A. in sociology from the University of Cincinnati, and his Ph.D. in sociology from The Ohio State University. He is a professor of sociology and co-chair of the sociology department at the University of California, Riverside, where he currently teaches sociology courses. Dr. Kposowa has authored numerous articles, book chapters, and textbooks addressing various topics in the world of sociology. He is currently involved in research that investigates long-term consequences of the Sierra Leone Civil War on population health.
    Formats and Bulk Order Pricing for Confirmed Adoptions

    Publisher Direct Versions - Available through the Cognella Student Store for confirmed adoptions

    $69.95
    Best Value!
    Publisher Direct Paperback These special, discounted paperback editions are sold exclusively through the Cognella Student Store (store.cognella.com) for confirmed adoptions. They are not available through other retailers. The books are printed on demand, do not have an ISBN, and are not intended for resale, which results in savings we pass along to students. Most Publisher Direct paperbacks also come with free, immediate access to the first 30% of the ebook.
    $62.95 Publisher Direct Ebook Publisher Direct ebooks are available for download from your Cognella account immediately after purchase and provide access for 180 days. They must be accessed via Adobe Digital Editions, a free software program.

    Bookstore Pricing (MSRP)

    $78.95
    Best Value!
    Binder Ready/Loose Leaf
    Talk to a rep for ISBN details
    Binder Ready versions have pages that are loose leaf, three-hole punched, and fit into any standard three-ring binder (not included). They are fully typeset, include front and back covers, and are available at a discount compared to standard paperbacks. Contact us for course adoptions; not available for individual purchase.
    $87.95 Paperback
    978-1-5165-0937-9
    Standard paperback version. Contact us for course adoptions; also available for individual purchase through national wholesalers and retailers — and from our website directly — see Purchase button above.
    $43.98
    Best Value!
    Inclusive Access Ebook
    978-1-5165-7213-7
    We partner with both RedShelf and VitalSource to provide day-one access to students through campus bookstores.
    See more options
    $65.96 Ebook
    978-1-5165-7213-7
    Ebooks are available for individual purchase (180-day access) through either RedShelf or VitalSource.
    Other Formats
    Talk to a rep for details
    Other formats (spiral bind, perforated, etc.) may be available. Contact us for course adoptions; specialty formats are not available for individual purchase.