Explain The Problem Of Immigration In Our Society

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Which sociological perspective do you think best explains the problem of immigration in our society? In my opinion, the conflict perspective best explains the problem of immigration in our society. Page 83 explains that “Most immigrants are motivated by the global economics of immigration-men and women will move from low-wage to high-wage countries in search of better incomes and standards of living.” Most immigrants are coming to the United States to pursue the “American dream”. That dream holds the promise of “freedom”, the freedom of choice, education, and economic opportunity; a better quality of life lived than their present state of being. This could be a personal choice of doing but for some I’d guess that it’s more of a societal choice,
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