An overview of the ethics of immigration
Carens, J H. (2014). An overview of the ethics of immigration. Critical Review of International Social and Political Philosophy,17(5), 538-559. Retrieved from https://doi.org/10.1080/13698230.2014.919057
This essay discusses the ethical issues raised by immigration to rich democratic states in Europe and North America. The article identifies questions about the following topics: access to citizenship, inclusion, residents, temporary workers, irregular migrants, non-discrimination in admissions, family reunification, refugees, and open borders. It explores the answers to these questions that flow from a commitment to democratic principles.
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