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The Resource Impossible subjects : illegal aliens and the making of modern America, Mae M. Ngai

Impossible subjects : illegal aliens and the making of modern America, Mae M. Ngai

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Impossible subjects : illegal aliens and the making of modern America
Title
Impossible subjects
Title remainder
illegal aliens and the making of modern America
Statement of responsibility
Mae M. Ngai
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ngai, Mae M
Dewey number
342.73/083
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
JV6483
LC item number
.N49 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Politics and society in twentieth-century America
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Illegal aliens
  • Emigration and immigration law
  • Citizenship
Label
Impossible subjects : illegal aliens and the making of modern America, Mae M. Ngai
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Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. [357]-368
Contents
Illegal aliens : a problem of law and history -- The Johnson-Reed Act of 1924 and the reconstruction of race in immigration law -- Deportation policy and the making and unmaking of illegal aliens -- From Colonial subject to undesirable alien : Filipino migration in the invisible empire -- Braceros, "wetbacks, " and the national boundaries of class -- The World War II internment of Japanese Americans and the citizenship renunciation cases -- The Cold War Chinese immigration crisis and the confession cases -- The liberal critique and reform of immigration policy
Control code
000268496
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xx, 377 p.
Isbn
9780691124292
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2003044486
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000268496
  • (OCoLC)51726775
Label
Impossible subjects : illegal aliens and the making of modern America, Mae M. Ngai
Link
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. [357]-368
Contents
Illegal aliens : a problem of law and history -- The Johnson-Reed Act of 1924 and the reconstruction of race in immigration law -- Deportation policy and the making and unmaking of illegal aliens -- From Colonial subject to undesirable alien : Filipino migration in the invisible empire -- Braceros, "wetbacks, " and the national boundaries of class -- The World War II internment of Japanese Americans and the citizenship renunciation cases -- The Cold War Chinese immigration crisis and the confession cases -- The liberal critique and reform of immigration policy
Control code
000268496
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xx, 377 p.
Isbn
9780691124292
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2003044486
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000268496
  • (OCoLC)51726775

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