US Immigration Handbook

A Survival Handbook
Hampshire, David (Book - 2010)
US Immigration Handbook

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Explains the history of American immigration, different visa classes, and information on naturalization.
Authors: Hampshire, David
Statement of Responsibility: David Hampshire & Sid Rizvi
Title: US immigration handbook
a survival handbook
Publisher: London, England : Survival Books, c2010
Characteristics: 311 p. : col. ill., col. maps ; 21 cm.
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references (p. 265-268), online resources, and index
Contents: Welcome to America. Climate ; Time zones ; Geography ; States
Immigration history & demographics. The U.S. population : overview ; Immigration history ; A potted history ; American today & tomorrow ; Illegal immigration ; Popular trends
Which visa? U.S. government departments ; Health requirements ; Types of visas ; Nonimmigrant visas ; Nonimmigrant visa categories ; Immigrant visas ; Arrival-departure form
Visitors. Visa waiver program (VWP) ; Electronic system for travel (ESTA) ; B-1 business visas ; B-2 visitor visas
Temporary employees. Petitions ; Labor certification & condition applications ; Visa categories for temporary workers
Doing business. Doing business in the U.S. ; Category E, treaty trader & investor visas ; Category L, Intra-company transferees ; EB-5 investor immigrant visas
Students & exchange visitors. Student & exchange visitor program (SEVP) ; Category F, academic or language students ; Category J, exchange visitors ; Category M, Non-academic students
Permanent residence (immigrant visas). Permanent resident (green) card ; Immigrant visa categories ; Before making an application ; Petitions ; Visa application procedure ; Interviews ; Fees ; Departing the US & re-entry permits ; Green care updates & renewals ; Abandoning permanent residence
Citizenship. Citizenship through parents or adoption ; Citizenship through naturalization ; Applying for naturalization ; Duties & privileges of citizenship ; Applying for a US passport
Miscellaneous. Crime ; Government ; Legal system ; Military service ; Pets ; Police ; Religion ; Social customs
Appendices. Useful addresses ; Citizenship questions ; Immigration forms ; Glossary ; Weights & measures
Summary: Explains the history of American immigration, different visa classes, and information on naturalization.
Subject Headings: Visas United States Citizenship United States United States Emigration and immigration Government policy Emigration and immigration law United States
Topical Term: Visas
Emigration and immigration law
Additional Contributors: Rizvi, Sid
ISBN: 1907339124
Branch Call Number: 323.623 H
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