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Author Tirman, John.

Title Dream chasers : immigration and the American backlash / John Tirman.

Publication Info. Cambridge, Massachusetts : The MIT Press, 2015.


Location Call No. Status
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  304.873 T597D    Check Shelf
Description 205 pages ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 179-196) and index.
Contents Raid : the second great migration and the culture of resistance -- Raiding the schools : the riven soul of Arizona -- The usual suspects : the raid in New Bedford -- Dreaming the dream : the next generation -- Raids gone global : genocide in Guatemala & wars in Mexico -- The rocky road of reform -- Legality & language as cultural weapons -- Hope for the dream chasers.
Subject United States -- Emigration and immigration -- Government policy.
United States -- Emigration and immigration.
Latin America -- Emigration and immigration.
United States -- Emigration and immigration -- Public opinion.
Immigrants -- United States -- Public opinion.
Immigrants -- United States -- Social conditions.
Latin Americans -- United States -- Social conditions.
Hispanic Americans -- Social conditions.
Public opinion -- United States.
Emigration and immigration. (OCoLC)fst00908690
Immigrants. (OCoLC)fst00967712
Immigration opponents. (OCoLC)fst00967827
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
ISBN 9780262028929 (hardcover: alkaline paper)
0262028921 (hardcover: alkaline paper)
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