Preface and Acknowledgements.
1. Migration during the Shift from Agrarian to Industrial Societies.
2. Migration in Nineteenth- and Early Twentieth-Century Europe.
3. The Period of the World Wars: Escape, Expulsion, Forced Labour.
4. Migration and Migratory Policies in the Cold War.
5. Europe: A Continent of Immigration at the End of the Twentieth Century.
- A history of migration to, from and within Europe over a range of eras, countries and migration types.
- Examines the driving forces and currents of migration, their effects on the cultures of both migrants and host populations, including migration policies.
- Focuses on the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, particularly the period from the Second World War to the present.
- Illuminates concerns about migration in Europe today.
- Acts as a corrective to the alarmist reactions of host populations in twenty-first century Europe.