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The Resource Operation Gatekeeper and beyond : the war on "illegals" and the remaking of the U.S.-Mexico boundary, Joseph Nevins

Operation Gatekeeper and beyond : the war on "illegals" and the remaking of the U.S.-Mexico boundary, Joseph Nevins

Label
Operation Gatekeeper and beyond : the war on "illegals" and the remaking of the U.S.-Mexico boundary
Title
Operation Gatekeeper and beyond
Title remainder
the war on "illegals" and the remaking of the U.S.-Mexico boundary
Statement of responsibility
Joseph Nevins
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This is a major revision and update of Nevins' earlier classic and is an ideal text for use with undergraduate students in a wide variety of courses on immigration, transnational issues, and the politics of race, inclusion and exclusion. Not only has the author brought his subject completely up to date, but as a "case" of increasing economic integration and liberalization along with growing immigration control, the US. / Mexico Border and its history is put in a wider global context of similar development s elsewhere--Product description
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nevins, Joseph
Dewey number
363.28/50973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
JV6483
LC item number
.N47 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Operation Gatekeeper (U.S.)
  • U.S. Border Patrol
  • Operation Gatekeeper (U.S.)
  • U.S. Border Patrol
  • Illegal aliens
  • Border patrols
  • Border patrols
  • Illegal aliens
  • North America
  • United States
Label
Operation Gatekeeper and beyond : the war on "illegals" and the remaking of the U.S.-Mexico boundary, Joseph Nevins
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 228-278) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments -- 1. On gate-keeping and boundary-making -- 2. Nation building in the borderlands : constructing the U.S.-Mexico boundary -- 3. Generating difference in San Diego-Tijuana -- 4. Sharpening the divide : from border to boundary -- 5. Producing the crisis: the emergence of Operation Gatekeeper -- 6. The ideological roots of the illegal as threat and the boundary as protector -- 7. The effects and significance of the bounding of the United States -- 8. Security in an age of global apartheid -- Appendix A. The U.S.-Mexican borderland in Southern California (map) -- Appendix B. Mexico and the U.S.-Mexico borderlands (map) -- Appendix C. The territorial expansion of the United States (map) -- Appendix D. The remaking of the U.S.-Mexico boundary (map) -- Appendix E. Chronology of selected U.S. immigration- and boundary-related legislation and developments -- Appendix F. Change in n umber of border agents nationally, FYs 1925-2009 (chart) -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
ocn299711402
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
x, 297 pages
Isbn
9780415996938
Lccn
2009048684
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780415996945
  • (OCoLC)299711402
Label
Operation Gatekeeper and beyond : the war on "illegals" and the remaking of the U.S.-Mexico boundary, Joseph Nevins
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 228-278) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments -- 1. On gate-keeping and boundary-making -- 2. Nation building in the borderlands : constructing the U.S.-Mexico boundary -- 3. Generating difference in San Diego-Tijuana -- 4. Sharpening the divide : from border to boundary -- 5. Producing the crisis: the emergence of Operation Gatekeeper -- 6. The ideological roots of the illegal as threat and the boundary as protector -- 7. The effects and significance of the bounding of the United States -- 8. Security in an age of global apartheid -- Appendix A. The U.S.-Mexican borderland in Southern California (map) -- Appendix B. Mexico and the U.S.-Mexico borderlands (map) -- Appendix C. The territorial expansion of the United States (map) -- Appendix D. The remaking of the U.S.-Mexico boundary (map) -- Appendix E. Chronology of selected U.S. immigration- and boundary-related legislation and developments -- Appendix F. Change in n umber of border agents nationally, FYs 1925-2009 (chart) -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
ocn299711402
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
x, 297 pages
Isbn
9780415996938
Lccn
2009048684
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780415996945
  • (OCoLC)299711402

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