Religious and ethical perspectives on global migration

"Religious and Ethical Perspectives on Global Migration examines the complicated social ethics of migration in today's world. Editors Elizabeth W. Collier and Charles R. Strain bring the perspectives of an international group of scholars toward a theory of justice and ethical understanding...

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Corporate Authors: ebrary, Inc., ProQuest (Firm)
Other Authors: Collier, Elizabeth W., (Editor), Strain, Charles R., (Editor)
Format: Book Electronic
Published: Lanham : Lexington Books, [2014]
Series:ebrary Academic religion & philosophy
Academic complete, religion & philosophy
Online Access: Access restricted to individuals currently affiliated with the Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago and McCormick Theological Seminary
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Table of Contents:
  • Machine generated contents note: A. Migration and Globalization
  • 1. Double Threat?: Unauthorized Migration as a Global Phenomenon / Marie Friedmann Marquardt
  • 2. The Moral Economy of Labor Mobility: Migration and the Global Workforce / Gemma Tulud Cruz
  • 3. Root Causes of Forced Migration in Africa / Ogenga Otunnu
  • 4. Migration in a Post-colonial World / Marianne Heimbach-Steins
  • 5. International Law and Forced Global Migration: The UN and NGOs Global Initiatives to Fight Human Trafficking, and Protect Refugee and Labor Immigrant Rights / Marco Tavanti
  • B. Religious and Ethical Perspectives on Justice for Migrants
  • 6. Loving the Stranger and the Moral Myopia at Agriprocessors / Moses L. Pava
  • 7. And They Fled into Egypt: Migration in the Light of Scripture and Catholic Social Teaching / Elizabeth W. Collier
  • 8. Islam and Immigration / Azam Nizamuddin
  • 9. The Migrant, My Mother: Buddhist Ethical Perspectives on Migration / Charles R. Strain
  • 10. Ethical Reflections on Childhood Migration / Frida Kerner Furman
  • C. Migration: Ethical Issues in the U.S. Context
  • 11. Arguing About Immigration: The Claims of Restrictionists and Non-Restrictionists / Elizabeth W. Collier
  • 12. From The Sanctuary Movement to No More Deaths: The Challenge to Communities of Faith / Reverend John Fife
  • 13. No More Deaths: Border Enforcement and Moral Devolution / Charles R. Strain
  • 14. On the Just Treatment of Immigrant Workers / Kim Bobo
  • 15. Immigrants and Refugees Held in Detention / Sioban Albiol
  • 16. Immigration Reform: What Can Religious Voices Require of the State? / Craig B. Mousin.