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New Trends in Micronesian Migration, by Francis X. Hezel, SJ, with Michael Levin

Survey of changing patterns of migration ten years after the Compact.

Pacific Studies, Vol. 19, No. 1, March, 1996: 91-114 1996 Migration

A Second Look at FSM Migration to Guam, by Francis X. Hezel, SJ

Review of migration data in view of a recent Guam bill to limit welfare benefits to migrants.

Unpublished. 13 May 1995 1995 Migration

The Great Flight Northward: FSM Migration to Guam, by Francis X. Hezel, SJ, with Thomas McGrath

Analysis of migration to Guam during the first years of the Compact.

Islander: Pacific Daily News, 22 January 1989: 5-9. Also published in: Pacific Studies, Vol. 13, No. 1, November 1989: 47-64. 1989 Migration

Micronesian Emigration: The Brain Drain in Palau, Marshalls and the Federated States, by Francis X. Hezel, SJ, with Michael Levin

Historical survey of migration from the early trusteeship.

Migration and Development in the South Pacific. Edited by John Connell, Canberra: Australian National University, 1990: 42-60. Also published in: Journal of Pacific Society. No. 35, July 1987: 16-34. 1986 Migration

Micronesians Abroad, by Francis X. Hezel, SJ and Eugenia Samuel

Report on a visit to Micronesian communities in the US with reflections on lessons learned.

December 2006 (MC #64)  Government   Migration

A Leap Into the Unknown, by Augustine Kohler and Eugenia Samuel

Reviews the problems that Micronesian emigrants face when moving to the US for jobs and education.

April 2002 (MC #42)  Social Issues   Migration

Micronesian Migration Since World War II, by Jay Dobbin and Francis X. Hezel, SJ

Selection of short articles by different authors on migration from the islands to Guam and the US.

August 1996 (MC #19)  Migration

The Missing Micronesians

They can be found in the most unlikely spots in the US, but these emigrants still keep their strong ties with home, sending millions of dollars each year to family and friends back home. 

2009 (56:00 mins) Island Topics #66   Compact   Economics   Migration

Micronesians Abroad

An hour-long documentary offering a peek into the homes and hearts of emigrants to reveal the struggles they face and the strategies they use to cope in their new surroundings.

2006 (69:00 mins) Island Topics #49   Economics   Migration

The Strangers Among Us (Parts 2)

An introduction to migrant workers, featuring a segment on Micronesias on Guam. Asks whether we see soemthing of ourselves in these strangers.

1998 (23:00 mins) Island Topics #15   Social Issues   Migration

The Strangers Among Us (Parts I)

An introduction to migrant workers, Asians and Micronesians alike: their dreams, frustrations, escapes in a land that is not theirs and featuring a segment on Micronesians on Guam. Asks whether we see something of ourselves in these strangers.

1998 (28:00 mins) Island Topics #14   Social Issues   Migration

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