Introduction to Sociology course – SOC 101

11. Immigration and Integration

Were you or your parents born in another country? Do you have personal connections to children of immigrants? How ethnically diverse is the society in which you live? The topic of immigration and integration is relevant more than ever before. International migration has resulted in increasingly ethnically diverse societies and questions arise about the integration of immigrants and their offspring.


  • Introduction to Sociology, Chapter 11 (Immigration and Integration)
  • Introduction to Sociology, Chapter 11: Online Appendix (Advanced reading)


Ch. 11 Overview
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Ch. 11 Online AppendixThe Schelling segregation model

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