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Department of Sociology, Psychology and Social Work
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Headley, Bernard; Gordon, Michael; MacIntosh, Andrew
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Deported: entry and exit findings Jamaicans returned home form the US between 1997 and 2003
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Jamaica
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Bernard Headley
Date of Publication
2005
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1
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80p.
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Abstract
This study grew out of an expressed desire on the part of the U.S. Embassy in Kingston , Jamaica to inform, broaden, and deepen the debate surrounding what has become, in Jamaica and the Caribbean, a contentious issue. The data povided by the U.S Department Of Homeland Security in Washington, D.C. was essentially demographic and immigration related, giving official U.S collected baseline information on the population of deportees returned from the U.S. to Jamaica between 1997 and the first few months of The U.S. government's 2003-04 fiscal year. It also gave general reasons for the deportation. The data provided some useful information on the deportees and allowed for the making of inferences on the probability of future offending on the part of the deportees....
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