God's Heart Has No Borders: How Religious Activists Are Working for Immigrant Rights / Edition 1 by Pierrette Hondagneu-Sotelo | 9780520257252 | Paperback | Barnes & Noble
God's Heart Has No Borders: How Religious Activists Are Working for Immigrant Rights / Edition 1

God's Heart Has No Borders: How Religious Activists Are Working for Immigrant Rights / Edition 1

by Pierrette Hondagneu-Sotelo
     
 

ISBN-10: 0520257251

ISBN-13: 9780520257252

Pub. Date: 09/02/2008

Publisher: University of California Press

In this compelling account of the contribution to immigrant rights made by religious activists in post-1965 and post-9/11 America, Pierrette Hondagneu-Sotelo provides a comprehensive view of how Muslim, Christian, and Jewish groups are working to counter xenophobia.

About the Author:
Pierrette Hondagneu-Sotelo is Professor of Sociology at the

Overview

In this compelling account of the contribution to immigrant rights made by religious activists in post-1965 and post-9/11 America, Pierrette Hondagneu-Sotelo provides a comprehensive view of how Muslim, Christian, and Jewish groups are working to counter xenophobia.

About the Author:
Pierrette Hondagneu-Sotelo is Professor of Sociology at the University of Southern California, the author of Gendered Transitions: Mexican Experiences of Immigration and Domestica: Immigrant Workers Cleaning and Caring in the Shadow of Affluence, and the editor of Gender and U.S. Immigration: Contemporary Trends, all from UC Press

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780520257252
Publisher:
University of California Press
Publication date:
09/02/2008
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
272
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents


Preface and Acknowledgments     ix
Welcoming the Alien?     1
Redeeming Citizens
Muslim American Immigrants after 9/11: The Struggle for Civil Rights     27
The Moderate Mainstream     53
Worker Justice
Take Your Good Friday to the Streets!     73
Faith in the Union     104
Faith Sin Fronteras
Enacting Christian Antiborderism     133
Jesus Would Stand at the Border and Would Not Accept It     151
Religious Rule or Religious Voices?     170
Research Methods     197
Notes     203
References     225
List of Interviews     237
Index     241

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