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Title North American integration : an institutional void in migration, security and development / edited by Gaspare M. Genna, David A. Mayer-Foulkes. [O'Reilly electronic resource]

Publication Info. New York, NY : Routledge/Taylor & Francis Group, 2013.
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Description 1 online resource.
Series Routledge studies in North American politics ; 8
Routledge studies in North American politics ; 8.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication; Table of Contents; List of Tables; List of Figures; List of Contributors; 1 Introduction; PART I Determinants of Integration; 2 What Will It Take to Build a North American Community?; 3 The Mess They Made: How Conservatism Is Wrecking North America; 4 Immigration and Institutional Voids: North American Citizenship and Human Rights in Conflict; 5 Democracy and Development for Mexico; PART II Examples of Institutional Building in North America; 6 The Evolution of US-Mexico Labor Cooperation and the NAALC Institutions.
7 Citizenship at the Margins: The Canadian Seasonal Agricultural Worker Program and Civil Society Advocacy8 Organizing the Mexican Diaspora: Can It Strengthen North American Integration?; 9 What Does the 2010 Affordable Care Act Mean for Securing Immigrant Health in North America?; PART III Economic and Security Issues in Integration; 10 Obstacles to Security Cooperation in North America; 11 Secure Borders and Uncertain Trade; 12 Drug-Related Violence and Forced Migration from Mexico to the United States; 13 Wage Differentials, Public Policies and Mexico-US Migration; 14 Conclusion; Index.
Summary The course of events since the implementation of NAFTA has had unexpected elements with significant impacts on North American integration. First has been the rise of China as a larger source of imports and production partner than Mexico. Second has been the rise of security concerns since September 11, 2001. The result has been much stronger integration between Canada and the US than with Mexico. Migration issues are now linked with security, which has risen to a top priority in the international agenda. While liberalization has furnished strong economic incentives for integration, it has n.
Subject North American Free Trade Agreement (1992 December 17)
North American Free Trade Agreement (1992 December 17)
North America -- Economic integration.
North America -- Emigration and immigration.
Amérique du Nord -- Intégration économique.
Amérique du Nord -- Émigration et immigration.
Emigration and immigration
International economic integration
North America
Added Author Genna, Gaspare M., editor.
Mayer-Foulkes, David, editor.
Other Form: Print version: North American integration Milton Park, Abingdon, Oxon : Routledge, 2013. 0415823536 (hardback) (DLC) 2012049459
ISBN 9780203551264 ebook
9781135915162 ebook
9781135915230 ebook
9781135915094 (electronic bk.)
1135915091 (electronic bk.)
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