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Introduction

Christian Joppke

in Challenge to the Nation-State

Published in print February 1998 | ISBN: 9780198292296
Published online November 2003 | e-ISBN: 9780191599569 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/0198292295.003.0001
 Introduction

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This introductory chapter presents a brief discussion on the challenges of migration to the nation-state. It then describes the nine studies in the book dealing with the challenges posed by immigration to the nation-state, transnationalising of immigration policy, EU migration, American citizenship, citizenship policies and debates in Western Europe, post-national membership, and multicultural race relations in Britain.

Keywords: nation-state; immigration; sovereignty; citizenship; immigration control; post-national membership

Chapter.  1223 words. 

Subjects: International Relations

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