National insecurities : immigrants and U.S. deportation policy since 1882 /
- Publication info:
- Chapel Hill, N.C. : University of North Carolina Press, c2012.
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- National insecurities : immigrants and U.S. deportation policy since 1882 / Deirdre M. Moloney.
- Main Author:
- Moloney, Deirdre M.
Chapel Hill, N.C. : University of North Carolina Press, 2012
- 1st ed.
- Physical Description:
x, 315 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
9780807835487 (cloth : alk. paper)080783548X (cloth : alk. paper)
Table of Contents
- Women, sexuality, and economic dependency in early U.S. deportation policy
- Interrogating sexuality in Europe, urban America, and along the Mexican border
- Gender, dependency, and the likely to become a public charge provision
- Loathsome or contagious : immigrant bodies, disease, and Eugenics and the borders
- Clash of civilizations : whiteness, orientalism, and the limits of religious tolerance at the borders
- Deportation based on politics, labor, and ideology
- Immigrants' rights as human rights
- Appendix A: Excerpts of major U.S. legislation pertaining to immigration deportation policy
- Appendix B: Aliens removed or returned, fiscal years 1892 to 2008