b'Social Sciences Social Sciences IMMIGRATION & WORLD CONFLICTS 53Encyclopedia of RECENTBEST SELLER!American ImmigrationSecond EditionA solid starting point for projects on any aspect of American immigration. School Library JournalEspecially noteworthy is the helpful annotated bibliography that each entrycontains recommended for public and academic libraries. Library JournalDesigned for high school students, college undergraduates, and the general researcher, the Encyclopedia of American Immigration offers a clear and innovative approach to immigration historySOCIAL SCIENCESthat can also be used by advanced students and scholars. Fully updated, this three-volume set features dozens of new entries as well as extensive updates to existing entries. Taken together, they paint a wide-ranging portrait of the trials and triumphs of immigration in the United States from the 17th century to the present, treating this complex issue in extensive detail. New entries in this second edition include: Arizona SB 1070 Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) Central American Refugees ICE (U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement)Sanctuary Cities Trump Administration Family Separation PolicyFREE Online AccessRECENTOver 70 articles on Specific Ethnic and National Immigrant Groups outline the groups immigration FREEhistory, emphasizing what has made each group unique. One-third of the essays are Overviewscovering broad issues ranging from accent discrimination to AIDS, world migration patterns, See Also: Defining Documents:IMMIGRATION & WORLD CONFLICTSand xenophobia. Other important essays cover events, laws, treaties, organizations, institutions, Immigration, pg. 64 l Critical Insights: and Supreme Court rulings on immigration. The Immigrant Experience, pg. 47In addition, every state in the union has its own essay, averaging nearly 1,000 words in length, and a table summarizing demographic data. Ten citieswith particularly large immigrant populations are also subjects of essays. Lastly, the set has articles on 50 individual persons, most of whom werepost-independence era immigrants who had a significant impact on the United States, highlighting their experiences as immigrants. Individual essays use the same types of ready-reference top matter for which Salem reference works are noted, and every essay begins with a brief summary of its topics significance in American immigration history. Plus, all essays, regardless of length, have a Further Reading list, which is thoughtfully annotated in longer pieces.September 2021 | Three Volumes; 1,000 Pages | Print ISBN: 978-1-64265-688-6 | List Price: $395Countries: Their Wars & ConflictsSecond EditionThis is a well-done, handy, quick, and readable reference on most of the trouble areas of the globe. It would be of assistance in most any library.ARBAThis comprehensive four-volume set provides up-to-date, reliable, and understandable analysis of the hot spots of armed conflict around the world. In addition to updated and new content, this edition pays special attention to the conflicts in Afghanistan, Myanmar, Yemen, Syria, Ukraine, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Syria, and Venezuela, among others. In addition, there is detailed coverage on volatile regions, like North Korea, Russia, and the U.S./Saudi/Iran relationship. Each volume starts with an informative regional essay. Next, country essays, each 6-12 pages long, follow in alphabetical order. A short description of its most pressing problem begins each country essay, including the origin, nature and history of its conflicts. The essay itself includes helpful subheads, such as Early History, Revolution and War, Transitional Government, Ongoing Problems, Economic Challenges, Future Prospects, and others specific to the country being profiled. Helpful features throughout the essay include a statistical profile, map, and timeline of all conflicts and takeovers to the present day. Each volume ends with a list of essays by type of conflict, current, former and variant names of countries, and a detailed index. An annotated Further Reading section at the end of each country essay is enormously helpful, as are the sidebars and photos scattered FREE throughout. These informative essays provide the necessary historical background to foster a better,Online Accessmore in-depth understanding of the events and figures that are shaping todays conversation aboutFREEglobal affairs.November 2019 | Four Volumes; 1,580 Pages | Print ISBN: 978-1-64265-293-2 | Library Price: $395GET ONLINE ACCESS(800) 221-1592 WITH YOUR PRINT BUY! www.salempress.com2022-480 Salem Catalog 2023 R7.indd 53 2022-12-28 11:14 AM'