A collaborative product of over 4 years of work by members of the Committee on South-North Migration of the International Union for the Scientific Study of Population.
Includes bibliographical references and index
1. New Migrations, New Theories -- 2. Contemporary Theories of International Migration -- 3. Understanding the North American System -- 4. Coming to Terms with European Immigration -- 5. Labour Migration in the Gulf System -- 6. Theory and Reality in Asia and the Pacific -- 7. International Migration in South America -- 8. International Migration and National Development -- 9. International Migration and Community Development -- 10. Conclusions for the Next Century.