Asia

Asia

Hiu Ling Chan of Leiden University Institute for Area Studies reviews Beyond Borders: Stories of Yunnanese Chinese Migrants of Burma by Wen-Chin Chang. Since the Chinese Communist takeover in 1949 and subsequent political upheavals in China, an unprecedented number of Yunnanese refugees...

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New from IMR: Migration Policies and Processes
The Winter 2016 edition of the International Migration Review (IMR) is now available online and in print through paid or institutional subscription. This edition includes a series of papers on trends and impact of migration policies, including a paper introducing findings...

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Keumjae Park of William Patterson University reviews Global Talent: Skilled Labor as Social Capital in Korea, by Bi-Wook Shin and Joon Nak Choi. The book examines how South Korea can work against its impending “brain drain” crisis by exploring four different groups of...

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Cheng-Feng Shih, of Tamkang University, reviews A Framework for Immigration: Asians in the United States, by Uma A. Segal. The book is about Asian immigration to the United States— specifically Chinese, Japanese, Indians, Filipinos, and Koreans. Topics focused on include background...

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