Illegal migration and gender in a global and historical perspective

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Published by Amsterdam University Press in Amsterdam .

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  • Illegal aliens,
  • Human smuggling,
  • Emigration and immigration -- Sex differences

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Includes bibliographical references.

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Statementedited by Marlou Schrover ... [et al.].
SeriesIMISCOE research, IMISCOE research
ContributionsSchrover, Marlou, 1959-
LC ClassificationsJV6029 .I44 2008
The Physical Object
Pagination191 p. :
Number of Pages191
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23636120M
ISBN 109089640479
ISBN 109789089640475
LC Control Number2009422486

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