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By T. Alexander Aleinikoff,Douglas Klusmeyer

The kinds, guidelines, and practices of citizenship are altering swiftly around the world, and the which means of those alterations is the topic of deep dispute. Citizenship this present day brings jointly major specialists of their box to outline the middle matters at stake within the citizenship debates. the 1st part investigates valuable traits in nationwide citizenship coverage that govern entry to citizenship, the rights of extraterrestrial beings, and plural nationality. the next part explores how types of citizenship and their perform are, can, and will be situated inside broader institutional buildings. The 3rd part examines assorted conceptions of citizenship as built within the legitimate regulations of governments, the scholarly literature, and the perform of immigrants and the ultimate half seems to be on the destiny for citizenship coverage. individuals contain Rainer Bauböck (Austrian Academy of Sciences), Linda Bosniak (Rutgers collage university of legislation, Camden), Francis Mading Deng (Brookings Institute), Adrian Favell (University of Sussex, UK), Richard Thompson Ford (Stanford University), Vicki C. Jackson (Georgetown college legislations Center), Paul Johnston (Citizenship Project), Christian Joppke (European college Institute, Florence), Karen Knop (University of Toronto), Micheline Labelle (Université du Québec à Montréal), Daniel Salée (Concordia college, Montreal), and Patrick Weil (University of Paris 1, Sorbonne)

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