Forced Out and Fenced In: Immigration Tales From the Field

Forced Out and Fenced In: Immigration Tales From the Field

by Tanya Maria Golash-Boza

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780190633455
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publication date: 06/15/2017
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 272
Sales rank: 723,421
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.50(d)

About the Author

Tanya Maria Golash-Boza is Professor of Sociology in the School of Social Sciences, Humanities, and Arts at the University of California, Merced. She is the author of several books, including Race and Racisms: A Critical Approach (OUP, 2015).

Table of Contents

Foreword by Robert Lovato

Introduction: Forced Out and Fenced In, by Tanya Golash-Boza

Part I: Histories of Exclusion: A Country of Immigrants or Deportation Nation?
1. Wong Foon Chuck: A Borderlands Life Between China, the United States and Mexico - Elliott Young
2. Lost in Translation - Mae Ngai
3. Rebel, Deportee, Governor: The Life of Antonio I. Villarreal - Kelly Lytle Hernandez
4. Mexican Migrants, Family Separation, and US Immigration Policy Since 1942 - Adam Goodman

Part II: Families Torn Apart: How Do Deportation Laws Affect Families?
5. Becoming American - Lisa Martinez
6. Til Law Do Us Part: Immigration Politics and Mixed Status Family Separation - Ruth Gomberg-Muñoz
7. Double Jeopardy: Deportation and the Life-Course Rituals of Twin Sisters - Kara Cebulko

Part III: Living without papers: How Do Undocumented People Navigate the Challenges they Face?
8. The Law Doesn't Care About Love: Intimate Relationships in Cities with Restrictive Immigration Laws - Angela Garcia
9. "It's a Strange Condition": Being in College Under a Cloud of Uncertainty - John S. W. Park
10. How Will I Get My Skull Back? The Embodied Consequences of Immigrant Policing - Nolan Kline

Part IV: Seeking refuge: What Does It Take to Get Asylum in the United States?
11. "Is this America?": Asylum Seeking in an Era of Humanitarian Decline - Sarah M. Lakhani
12. When American Dreams Are Shattered - Tanya Golash-Boza
13. The Power of Law: How Immigration Policy Shapes Salvadorans' Experience of Family and Motherhood - Maya Pagni Barak

Part V: Gendered Exclusions: How Are Deportation Experiences Gendered?
14. Gendered Exclusion: Three Generations of Women Deported to the Dominican Republic - Yolanda C. Martin
15. Caging Paloma: Illegality and violence along the U.S. Mexico Border - Heidy Sarabia
16. The Ripple Effects of U.S. Immigration Enforcement: A Young Mexican Deportee's Story of Isolation, Precarity, and Resilience - Christine Wheatley

Part VI: Deporting DREAMers: How Do 'American' Youth Navigate Their Lives After Deportation?
17. I Used to Believe in Justice - Juan Carlos Guevara, Angela Stuesse, and Mathew Coleman
18. No Place Like Home: From High School Graduation to Deportation - Alexis M. Silver
19. Call Centers, Transnational Mobility, and (Neoliberal) Citizenship - Jill Anderson

Part VII: Returning "Home": What Happens to Migrants Who Return to the United States After Being Deported?
20. "No hay otro": An Ecuadorian Tale of Repeated U.S. Immigration - Nancy Hiemstra
21. Barred Por Vida: María Inez's Battle to Find Health and Well-Being - San Juanita Garcia
22. Sergio Rodriguez' Dream Deferred: Illegality, Deportation, and the Long Term Impacts of Lives in Limbo - Roberto Gonzales


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