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Illegal Immigration
     

Illegal Immigration

by David M. Haugen
 

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ISBN-10: 0737752262

ISBN-13: 2900737752266

Pub. Date: 06/03/2011

Publisher: Greenhaven Publishing


Each title in the highly acclaimed Opposing Viewpoints series explores a specific issue by placing expert opinions in a unique pro/con format; the viewpoints are selected from a wide range of highly respected and often hard-to-find publications.; ; "Each volume in the Opposing Viewpoints Series could serve as a model…not only providing access to a wide

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Each title in the highly acclaimed Opposing Viewpoints series explores a specific issue by placing expert opinions in a unique pro/con format; the viewpoints are selected from a wide range of highly respected and often hard-to-find publications.; ; "Each volume in the Opposing Viewpoints Series could serve as a model…not only providing access to a wide diversity of opinions, but also stimulating readers to do further research for group discussion and individual interest. Both shrill and moderate, th

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ISBN-13:
2900737752266
Publisher:
Greenhaven Publishing
Publication date:
06/03/2011
Series:
Opposing Viewpoints Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
240

Table of Contents

Why Consider Opposing Viewpoints? 1

Introduction 14

Chapter 1 How Does Illegal Immigration Impact America?

Chapter Preface 20

1 Illegal Immigration Threatens the American Economy Michael E. Telzrow 23

2 Illegal Immigration Strengthens the American Economy John Price 31

3 Illegal Immigration Is Increasing Crime Rates Roger D. McGrath 38

4 Illegal Immigration Is Not Increasing Crime Rates Tom Barry 47

5 Illegal Immigration Harms Border Communities Leo W. Banks 53

6 Illegal Immigration Does Not Harm Border Communities Radley Balko 57

Periodical and Internet Sources Bibliography 63

Chapter 2 How Should America Enforce Its Borders?

Chapter Preface 65

1 Strengthening the US-Mexico Border Is Essential to Stopping Illegal Immigration Jeff Lukens 68

2 Strengthening the US-Mexico Border Will Not Stop Illegal Immigration Peter Schrag 73

3 Program 287(g) Has Helped State and Local Law Enforcement Fight Illegal Immigration Jena Baker McNeill 80

4 Program 287(g) Has Harmed Local Law Enforcement's Crime-Fighting Focus Ann Friedman 86

5 Deporting All Illegal Immigrants in the United States Is Possible Roger D. McGrath 91

6 Deporting All Illegal Immigrants in the United States Is Unrealistic Marshall Fitz Gebe Martinez Madura Wijewardena 101

7 Arizona's SB 1070 Immigration Law Simply Codifies Federal Law into State Law Russell Pearce 114

8 Arizona's SB 1070 Immigration Law Is Unconstitutional Matthew Rothschild 120

Periodical and Internet Sources Bibliography 126

Chapter 3 Should US Immigration Policy Be Reformed?

Chapter Preface 128

1 Illegal Immigrants Should Be Granted Legal Status Ratil Hinojosa-Ojeda 130

2 Illegal Immigrants Should Not Be Granted Legal Status Paul Belien 136

3 E-Verify Effectively Deters Illegal Immigration Jena Baker McNeill 143

4 E-Verify Does Not Significantly Deter Illegal Immigration Jim Harper 152

5 Sanctuary Policies Make Americans Safer Lynn Tramonte 162

6 Sanctuary Policies Make Americans Less Safe Cinnamon Stillwell 172

Periodical and Internet Sources Bibliography 178

Chapter 4 Are Illegal Immigrants Treated Fairly in the United States?

Chapter Preface 180

1 Border Enforcement Has Caused Migrants' Deaths Maria Jimenez 182

2 Border Enforcement Is Not to Blame for Migrants' Deaths Mark Krikorian 189

3 Many Anti-Immigration Protesters Have Racist Motives Devona Walker 195

4 Opposition to Illegal Immigration Is Not a Racial Issue Clayton E. Cramer 201

5 The Economic Downturn Has Changed Many Americans' Views of Illegal Immigrants Lawrence Hardy 206

Periodical and Internet Sources Bibliography 217

For Further Discussion 218

Organizations to Contact 221

Bibliography of Books 228

Index 232

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