In Focus: Refugees, 1st Edition

  • Marty Erickson
  • Published By: BrightPoint Press
  • ISBN-10: 1682827208
  • ISBN-13: 9781682827208
  • DDC: 305.9
  • Grade Level Range: 6th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 80 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2020 | Published/Released September 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2020

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Refugees are people who flee their home countries to escape danger. They often face many obstacles when they try to settle in a new country. Many refugees have to wait a long time before they are allowed in the country. Sometimes they are not welcomed. Today, many activists and organizations work to help refugees. This book explores the history of this issue and how it has evolved, including how people and laws are addressing it today.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Copyright Page.
Introduction: Seeking Safety.
1: Who Are Refugees?.
2: How Are Organizations Helping Refugees?.
3: How Do Americans View Refugees?.
4: What Is the Future for Refugees?.
Source Notes.
For Further Research.
Image Credits.
About the Author.