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Author Molina, Natalia.

Title How race is made in America : immigration, citizenship, and the historical power of racial scripts / Natalia Molina.

Publication Info. Berkeley : University of California Press, [2014].


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  305.86872 M733h 2014    ---  Axe Inventory 2022
1 copy being processed for Axe Acquisitions Order.
Description xv, 207 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series American crossroads ; 38
American crossroads ; 38.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 183-198) and index.
Contents Part I. Immigration Regimes I : Mapping Race and Citizenship -- Placing Mexican Immigration within the Larger Landscape of Race Relations in the United States -- "What is a White Man?" : The Quest to Make Mexicans Ineligible for U.S. Citizenship -- Birthright Citizenship Beyond Black and White -- Part II. Immigration Regimes II : Making Mexicans Deportable -- Mexicans Suspended in a State of Deportability : Medical Racialization and Immigration Policy in the 1940s -- Deportations in the Urban Landscape -- Epilogue: Making Race in the Twenty-First Century.
Subject Mexican Americans -- Social conditions -- 20th century.
Mexican Americans -- Civil rights -- History -- 20th century.
Immigrants -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Citizenship -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Race discrimination -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
United States -- Emigration and immigration -- History -- 20th century.
United States -- Emigration and immigration -- Government policy -- History -- 20th century.
Deportation -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
United States -- Race relations -- History -- 20th century.
Citizenship. (OCoLC)fst00861909
Deportation. (OCoLC)fst00890840
Emigration and immigration. (OCoLC)fst00908690
Emigration and immigration -- Government policy. (OCoLC)fst00908700
Immigrants. (OCoLC)fst00967712
Mexican Americans -- Civil rights. (OCoLC)fst01019081
Mexican Americans -- Social conditions. (OCoLC)fst01019150
Race discrimination. (OCoLC)fst01086465
Race relations. (OCoLC)fst01086509
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Chronological Term 1900 - 1999
Genre/Form History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
ISBN 9780520280076 (hbk. : acid-free paper)
0520280075 (hbk. : acid-free paper)
9780520280083 (pbk. : acid-free paper)
0520280083 (pbk. : acid-free paper)

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