Global cities immigration and the world economy

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The globalization of the world's economy has brought about massive shifts in population--some welcomed, some meeting fear and resistance. This high-energy series tours five cities where such changes are evident, gathering perspectives from New York, Tokyo, London, Frankfurt, and Mexico City. It also studies America's increasingly divisive national debate over immigration.; Title for disc 6 (America's immigration debate) from container. No opening or closing credits for disc 6.
Ruiz, Wilson R
Cadec Pictures (Firm); Kraffftwerk Film; Aaron Goldman Productions; Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
North American Culture; American Culture; Asian Culture; Japanese Culture; European Culture; British Culture; English Culture; German Culture; Mexican Culture; Government, Law, Politics; Economics, Business, Commerce, Labor; Government, Law, Politics; Economics, Business, Commerce, Labor; Emigration and immigration Economic aspects; Globalization Economic aspects; Immigration opponents United States; New York (N.Y.) Economic conditions; Tokyo (Japan) Economic conditions; London (England) Economic conditions; Frankfurt am Main (Germany) Economic conditions; Mexico City (Mexico) Economic conditions; United States Emigration and immigration
North America; United States; New Jersey
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156 minutes; color


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Narration: Roger Williams.
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Filename: lms-089821; Fedora 2 PID: umd:10802; Handle Identifier: hdl:1903.1/3277; OCLC: ocm65338287; Catalog Key: alephsys003345640; Catalog Key: 34170

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