Keeping out the other : a critical introduction to immigration enforcement today /
- Publication info:
- New York : Columbia University Press, c2008.
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- Keeping out the other : a critical introduction to immigration enforcement today / David C. Brotherton and Philip Kretsedemas, editors.
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New York : Columbia University Press, 2008
- Physical Description:
xvi, 410 p. ; 23 cm.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Table of Contents
- Foreword: Justice and the Outsider / David Cole
- 1. Open Markets, Militarized Borders? Immigration Enforcement Today / Philip Kretsedemas and David C. Brotherton
- Pt. I. Expansion of Immigration Enforcement: Before 9/11
- 2. Unchecked Power Against Undesirables: Haitians, Mariel Cubans, and Guantanamo / Mark Dow
- 3. Immigration, Terrorism, and Secret Prisons / Dan Malone
- 4. Democracy and Immigration / Ira J. Kurzban
- Pt. II. Noncitizens as Security Threats: After 9/11
- 5. Racializing, Criminalizing, and Silencing 9/11 Deportees / Irum Sheikh
- 6. Presumption of Guilt: September 11 and the American Muslim Community / Arsalan Iftikhar
- 7. American and British Constructions of Asylum Seekers: Moral Panic, Detention, and Human Rights / Michael Welch and Liza Schuster
- Pt. III. From Incarceration to Deportation
- 8. Exiling New Yorkers / David C. Brotherton
- 9. Invisible Removal, Endless Detention, Limited Relief: A Taste of Immigration Court Representation for Detained Noncitizens / Abira Ashfaq
- 10. Why Black Immigrants Matter: Refocusing the Discussion on Racism and Immigration Enforcement / Tamara K. Nopper
- Pt. IV. Inside the Immigration Prison System: Activist Perspectives
- 11. Rafiu's Story: An American Immigrant Nightmare / Malik Ndaula and Debbie Satyal
- 12. Families for Freedom: Against Deportation and Delegalization / Subhash Kateel and Aarti Shahani
- Pt. V. Looking for "Illegals"
- 13. Bordering the Other in the U.S. Southwest: El Pasoans Confront the Local Sheriff / Kathleen Staudt
- 14. Framing the Debate on Taxes and Undocumented Workers: A Critical Review of Texts Supporting Proenforcement Policies and Practices / Jorge Capetillo-Ponce
- 15. What Does an Undocumented Immigrant Look Like? Local Enforcement and the New Immigrant Profiling / Philip Kretsedemas
- Conclusion: Immigration Reform at a Crossroads / Philip Kretsedemas and David C. Brotherton
- Appendix. Annotated List of Immigration Laws.