Immigration—History and Policy–Spring 2008


These events are held in anticipation of the 2008-2009 CAS Initiative on Immigration – History and Policy which will bring together scholars in the social sciences, law, computer science, engineering and humanities to explore new approaches to immigration and its controversies. CAS Resident Associates Jim Barrett (History) and Gale Summerfield(Women and Gender in Global Perspectives Program) will lead this initiative.

Supporting Units: Center for Advanced Study; College of Liberal Arts and Sciences; Department of History; School of Literatures, Cultures, and Linguistics; Women and Gender in Global Perspectives Program

Academy for Entrepreneurial Leadership; Bureau of Economic and Business Research; Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies; Center on Democracy in a Multiracial Society; College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences; College of Education; College of Medicine; Department of Anthropology; Department of Computer Science; Department of Geography; Department of Journalism; Department of Political Science; Department of Sociology; Department of Urban and Regional Planning; Graduate School of Library and Information Science; Illinois Program for Research in the Humanities; Institute of Government and Political Affairs; International Programs and Studies; Latina/Latino Studies Program; Program in Jewish Culture and Society; School of Social Work; Unit for Criticism and Interpretive Theory

Thursday, March 6, 2008
Donna Gabaccia
Nations of Immigrants
4:00 pm
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