International Migration and Immigration Issues Related to the United States: Defining the Size and Scope of the Problem.


Journal Article (Review)

This article briefly examines the scope of international migration-related issues and issues related to the migration of individuals and families across the southern border of the United States. Immigration issues include designing oversight policies consistent with international treaties yet tailored to suit the unique circumstances of recipient countries; integrating refugees and asylum seekers; and dealing with undocumented foreigners who have gained entry across a border. Most importantly, ways must be found that allow accompanied and unaccompanied minors to live a full and healthy existence as they wend their way through a most difficult time in their lives.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Stockman, JA

Published Date

  • June 2019

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 66 / 3

Start / End Page

  • 537 - 547

PubMed ID

  • 31036233

Pubmed Central ID

  • 31036233

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1557-8240

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.pcl.2019.02.003


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States