Voices of the Border

Voices of the Border

  • Author : Tobin Hansen,María Engracia Robles Robles
  • Publisher : Georgetown University Press
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Political Science
  • Total Pages : 256
  • ISBN-10 : 1647120853
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A collection of personal narratives of migrants crossing the US-Mexico border, Voices of the Border brings us closer to this community of people and their strength, love, and courage in the face of hardship and injustice. Chapter introductions provide readers with a broader understanding of their experiences and the consequences of public policy.

Detained and Deported

Detained and Deported [Margaret Regan]

  • Author : Margaret Regan
  • Publisher : Beacon Press
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Social Science
  • Total Pages : 272
  • ISBN-10 : 0807071951
An intimate look at the people ensnared by the US detention and deportation system, the largest in the world On a bright Phoenix morning, Elena Santiago op … GET BOOK
'Illegal' Traveller

'Illegal' Traveller [S. Khosravi]

  • Author : S. Khosravi
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Political Science
  • Total Pages : 150
  • ISBN-10 : 023028132X
Based on fieldwork among undocumented immigrants and asylum seekers Illegal Traveller offers a narrative of the polysemic nature of borders, border politic … GET BOOK
Migrant Conversions

Migrant Conversions [Erica Vogel]

  • Author : Erica Vogel
  • Publisher : Univ of California Press
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Social Science
  • Total Pages : 188
  • ISBN-10 : 0520974573
A free open access ebook is available upon publication. Learn more at www.luminosoa.org. Peruvian migrant workers began arriving in South Korea in large nu … GET BOOK
Returned

Returned [Deborah Boehm]

  • Author : Deborah Boehm
  • Publisher : Univ of California Press
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Social Science
  • Total Pages : 200
  • ISBN-10 : 0520962214
Returned follows transnational Mexicans as they experience the alienation and unpredictability of deportation, tracing the particular ways that U.S. immigr … GET BOOK
Media Activism in the Digital Age

Media Activism in the Digital Age [Victor Pickard,Guobin Yang]

  • Author : Victor Pickard,Guobin Yang
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Social Science
  • Total Pages : 232
  • ISBN-10 : 1315393921
Media Activism in the Digital Age captures an exciting moment in the evolution of media activism studies and offers an invaluable guide to this vibrant and … GET BOOK
Critical Medical Anthropology

Critical Medical Anthropology [Jennie Gamlin,Sahra Gibbon,Paola M. Sesia,Lina Berrio ]

  • Author : Jennie Gamlin,Sahra Gibbon,Paola M. Sesia,Lina Berrio
  • Publisher : UCL Press
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Social Science
  • Total Pages : 312
  • ISBN-10 : 1787355829
Critical Medical Anthropology presents inspiring work from scholars doing and engaging with ethnographic research in or from Latin America, addressing them … GET BOOK
Latina Evangélicas

Latina Evangélicas [Loida I. Martell,Zaida Maldonado Pérez,Elizabeth Conde-Frazier]

  • Author : Loida I. Martell,Zaida Maldonado Pérez,Elizabeth Conde-Frazier
  • Publisher : Wipf and Stock Publishers
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Religion
  • Total Pages : 178
  • ISBN-10 : 1621895092
Latina Evangelicas: A Theological Survey from the Margins is a constructive and postcolonial examination of the theology of Protestant Latinas who reside i … GET BOOK
Undocumented Migrants in the United States

Undocumented Migrants in the United States [Ina Batzke]

  • Author : Ina Batzke
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: History
  • Total Pages : 212
  • ISBN-10 : 0429955758
Whilst many undocumented migrants in the United States continue to exist in the shadows, since the turn of the millennium an increasing number have emerged … GET BOOK
Doing Time Together

Doing Time Together [Megan Comfort]

  • Author : Megan Comfort
  • Publisher : University of Chicago Press
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Social Science
  • Total Pages : 256
  • ISBN-10 : 9780226114682
By quadrupling the number of people behind bars in two decades, the United States has become the world leader in incarceration. Much has been written on th … GET BOOK
Build Bridges, Not Walls

Build Bridges, Not Walls [Todd Miller]

  • Author : Todd Miller
  • Publisher : City Lights Books
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Social Science
  • Total Pages : N.A
  • ISBN-10 : 0872868362
In personal stories from twenty years of activism and reporting, an award-winning journalist calls on readers to imagine a world without borders. "Todd Mil … GET BOOK
The Future of Catholic Higher Education

The Future of Catholic Higher Education [James L. Heft]

  • Author : James L. Heft
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Education
  • Total Pages : N.A
  • ISBN-10 : 0197568904
The Catholic Church has gone through more change in the last sixty years than in the previous six hundred. These changes have caused a significant shift in … GET BOOK
Black Georgetown Remembered

Black Georgetown Remembered [Kathleen Menzie Lesko,Valerie Babb,Carroll R. Gibbs]

  • Author : Kathleen Menzie Lesko,Valerie Babb,Carroll R. Gibbs
  • Publisher : Georgetown University Press
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: History
  • Total Pages : 232
  • ISBN-10 : 1626163278
First published in 1991, Black Georgetown Remembered chronicles and celebrates the rich but little-known history of the Georgetown black community from the … GET BOOK
Central America's Forgotten History

Central America's Forgotten History [Aviva Chomsky]

  • Author : Aviva Chomsky
  • Publisher : Beacon Press
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: History
  • Total Pages : 304
  • ISBN-10 : 0807056545
Restores the region’s fraught history of repression and resistance to popular consciousness and connects the United States’ interventions and influence … GET BOOK
Refugee Education across the Lifespan

Refugee Education across the Lifespan [Doris S. Warriner]

  • Author : Doris S. Warriner
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Education
  • Total Pages : 447
  • ISBN-10 : 3030794709
This edited volume demonstrates how an educational linguistics approach to inquiry is well positioned to identify, examine, and theorize the language and l … GET BOOK
Queer Migration Politics

Queer Migration Politics [Karma R. Chavez]

  • Author : Karma R. Chavez
  • Publisher : University of Illinois Press
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Social Science
  • Total Pages : 232
  • ISBN-10 : 0252095375
Delineating an approach to activism at the intersection of queer rights, immigration rights, and social justice, Queer Migration Politics examines a series … GET BOOK
Alice and Bob Meet the Wall of Fire

Alice and Bob Meet the Wall of Fire [Thomas Lin]

  • Author : Thomas Lin
  • Publisher : MIT Press
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Science
  • Total Pages : 328
  • ISBN-10 : 0262350521
Accessible and essential coverage of today's challenging, speculative, cutting-edge science from Quanta Magazine. If you're a science and data nerd like me … GET BOOK
The Voice of the Past

The Voice of the Past [Paul Thompson]

  • Author : Paul Thompson
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: History
  • Total Pages : 368
  • ISBN-10 : 0199335478
Oral history gives history back to the people in their own words. And in giving a past, it also helps them towards a future of their own making. Oral histo … GET BOOK
Migrant Protection and the City in the Americas

Migrant Protection and the City in the Americas [Laurent Faret,Hilary Sanders]

  • Author : Laurent Faret,Hilary Sanders
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Political Science
  • Total Pages : 302
  • ISBN-10 : 3030743691
This book aims to establish a dialogue around the various “urban sanctuary” policies and other formal or informal practices of hospitality toward migra … GET BOOK
Exclusion and Forced Migration in Central America

Exclusion and Forced Migration in Central America [Carlos Sandoval-García]

  • Author : Carlos Sandoval-García
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Political Science
  • Total Pages : 120
  • ISBN-10 : 3319519239
This book marks a critical contribution to the intercultural dialogue about immigration. Each year, thousands of Central Americans leave their countries an … GET BOOK
Commodity Frontiers and Global Capitalist Expansion

Commodity Frontiers and Global Capitalist Expansion [Sabrina Joseph]

  • Author : Sabrina Joseph
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Business & Economics
  • Total Pages : 292
  • ISBN-10 : 3030153223
This interdisciplinary edited collection explores the dynamics of global capitalist expansion through the concept of the ‘commodity frontier’. Applying … GET BOOK
This Explains Everything

This Explains Everything [John Brockman]

  • Author : John Brockman
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Science
  • Total Pages : 432
  • ISBN-10 : 0062230182
Drawn from the cutting-edge frontiers of science, This Explains Everything will revolutionize your understanding of the world. What is your favorite deep, … GET BOOK
Deported

Deported [Tanya Maria Golash-Boza]

  • Author : Tanya Maria Golash-Boza
  • Publisher : NYU Press
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Social Science
  • Total Pages : 320
  • ISBN-10 : 147988460X
Winner, American Sociological Association Latino/a Section Distinguished Contribution to Research Book Award The United States currently is deporting more … GET BOOK
Practical Sacramental Theology

Practical Sacramental Theology [Bruce T. Morrill]

  • Author : Bruce T. Morrill
  • Publisher : Wipf and Stock Publishers
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Religion
  • Total Pages : 188
  • ISBN-10 : 1725297183
What motivates practice of the liturgy and sacramental rites of the church? Does the worship of God begin and end within each ritual enactment, or does the … GET BOOK
The Deportation Machine

The Deportation Machine [Adam Goodman]

  • Author : Adam Goodman
  • Publisher : Princeton University Press
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: History
  • Total Pages : 336
  • ISBN-10 : 0691201994
The unknown history of deportation and of the fear that shapes immigrants' lives Constant headlines about deportations, detention camps, and border walls d … GET BOOK
From Here and There

From Here and There [Alexandra Délano Alonso]

  • Author : Alexandra Délano Alonso
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Political Science
  • Total Pages : 224
  • ISBN-10 : 0190688599
When immigrants to the United States need to learn English, receive health services, open a bank account or get a work certification, US state and local go … GET BOOK
A Nation by Design

A Nation by Design [Aristide R. ZOLBERG,Aristide R Zolberg]

  • Author : Aristide R. ZOLBERG,Aristide R Zolberg
  • Publisher : Harvard University Press
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Social Science
  • Total Pages : 672
  • ISBN-10 : 0674045467
According to the national mythology, the United States has long opened its doors to people from across the globe, providing a port in a storm and opportuni … GET BOOK
Justice and Economic Violence in Transition

Justice and Economic Violence in Transition [Dustin N. Sharp]

  • Author : Dustin N. Sharp
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Psychology
  • Total Pages : 328
  • ISBN-10 : 1461481724
​​​​This book examines the role of economic violence (violations of economic and social rights, corruption, and plunder of natural resources) withi … GET BOOK
The Dispossessed

The Dispossessed [John Washington]

  • Author : John Washington
  • Publisher : Verso Books
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Social Science
  • Total Pages : 352
  • ISBN-10 : 1788734750
The first comprehensive, in-depth book on the Trump administration’s assault on asylum protections Arnovis couldn’t stay in El Salvador. If he didn’t … GET BOOK
Young, Well-Educated, and Adaptable

Young, Well-Educated, and Adaptable [Francis Peddie]

  • Author : Francis Peddie
  • Publisher : Univ. of Manitoba Press
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: History
  • Total Pages : 208
  • ISBN-10 : 0887554601
Between 1973 and 1978, six thousand Chileans leftists took refuge in central Canada after the Pinochet coup d’état. Once resettled at the northern extre … GET BOOK