State and local immigration issues and policies for all 50 states are thoroughly examined in this unique, up-to-date, and accessibly written encyclopedia. ac Offers topical essays on all 50 U.S. states, covering the history of immigration, state and local policies, and the contributions of various ethnic groups ac Provides readers with a big-picture understanding of immigration activity for each state over the past 50 years ac Includes chronologies, historical overviews, and topical essays that provide important background and place major events and legislation in context ac Offers a qnotable figures/groupsq section with biographical and group profiles highlighting the contributions made by particular individuals and organizations in relation to immigrationRefugee Immigrants South Dakota is home to a growing refugee population. ... LSS of South Dakota, located in Sioux Falls, is the primary resettlement agency operating in the state. ... Dakotaland Federal Credit Union (FCU) partnered with LSS of South Dakota in 2009 to provide financial management workshops to help anbsp;...
|Title||:||Contemporary Immigration in America: A State-by-State Encyclopedia [2 volumes]|
|Author||:||Kathleen R. Arnold|
|Publisher||:||ABC-CLIO - 2015-02-03|