By Anthony H. Richmond (auth.)
Immigration and Ethnic clash studies the event of post-industrial international locations that experience skilled large-scale activities of inhabitants because the moment global warfare, growing ethnically assorted multicultural societies in a context of quick financial, technological and social swap. The booklet makes use of a severe theoretical process which emphasises the dynamic nature of the structural adjustments that have taken position and the interdependence of financial, political, social and mental elements. the result of vast comparative stories of england, Canada and Australia are reviewed, with certain awareness to questions of immigrant variation, refugees, racism, unemployment, ethnic nationalism and social clash. conventional perspectives of immigrant assimilation are rejected in favour of 1 which treats immigrants and ethnic minorities because the catalysts of swap in a world polity, financial system and society, concurrently united and divided by way of satellite tv for pc communications, nuclear terror and the area inhabitants explosion.