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By Antoine Bilodeau

Since the Sixties, the variety of immigrants dwelling in liberal democracies has been gradually emerging. regardless of the life of various stories on social, monetary, and geographic integration, few books have addressed the mixing of immigrants into the politics in their host international locations. in terms of politics, are immigrants simply traditional citizens?

This edited assortment considers the political integration of immigrants in a couple of liberal democracies. Just traditional Citizens? bargains a behavioural point of view at the political integration of immigrants, describing and analysing the relationships that immigrants strengthen with politics of their host international locations. The chapters offer either targeted nationwide insights and a comparative viewpoint at the nationwide case experiences, whereas editor Antoine Bilodeau deals either a framework in which to appreciate those examples and a scientific evaluate of greater than three hundred reports of immigrant political integration from the final sixty years.

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