National insecurities : immigrants and U.S. deportation policy since 1882 / Deirdre M. Moloney.
By: Moloney, Deirdre M.Material type: TextPublisher: Chapel Hill, N.C. : University of North Carolina Press, c2012Edition: 1st ed.Description: x, 315 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 9780807835487 (cloth : alk. paper); 080783548X (cloth : alk. paper).Other title: Immigrants and U.S. deportation policy since 1882.Subject(s): United States -- Emigration and immigration -- Government policy -- History | Immigrants -- United States -- Social conditions | Women immigrants -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- United States | Illegal aliens -- Government policy -- United States -- History | Deportation -- United States -- HistoryDDC classification: 325.73 LOC classification: JV6483 | .M645 2012
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Women, sexuality, and economic dependency in early U.S. deportation policy -- Differential regulation : Interrogating sexuality in Europe, in urban America, and along the Mexican border -- Gender, dependency, and the "likely to become a public charge" provision -- Loathsome or contagious : immigrant bodies, disease, and eugenics and the borders -- Clash of civilizations : whiteness, orientalism, and the limits of religious tolerance at the borders -- Deportation based on politics, labor, and ideology -- Immigrants' rights as human rights -- Appendix A: Excerpts of major U.S. legislation pertaining to immigration deportation policy -- Appendix B: Aliens removed or returned, fiscal years 1892 to 2008.