ISBN-10:
0807753890
ISBN-13:
9780807753897
Pub. Date:
12/28/2012
Publisher:
Teachers College Press
Youth Held at the Border: Immigration, Education, and the Politics of Inclusion

Youth Held at the Border: Immigration, Education, and the Politics of Inclusion

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ISBN-13: 9780807753897
Publisher: Teachers College Press
Publication date: 12/28/2012
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 144
Sales rank: 834,452
Product dimensions: 6.38(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.36(d)

About the Author

Lisa (Leigh) Patel is an associate professor of education at Boston College. She has been a journalist, a teacher, and a state-level policymaker. Visit her website at Lisapatel.org.

Table of Contents

Foreword Michelle Fine ix

Acknowledgments xiii

Preface xv

Introduction 1

1 Wana: Wigs, Husbands, and Documentation 10

2 Lina and Schooling 20

3 Double Consciousness 28

4 The Single Story of Adolescence 36

5 Lost in Translation 41

6 There's Learning and Then There's Schooling 48

7 There's a New Sheriff in Town 57

8 You Must Be This Tall to Ride 66

9 The Devil You Know 73

10 Measures of Adulthood 83

11 Black Market, White Market 88

12 Rethinking Contact Zones 100

Afterword 113

References 114

Index 118

About the Author 125

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