Making the Chinese Mexican : Global Migration, Localism, and Exclusion in the U.S.-Mexico Borderlands
By: Delgado, Grace.Material type: TextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Publisher: Palo Alto : Stanford University Press, 2013Description: 1 online resource (322 p.).ISBN: 9780804783712.Subject(s): Chinese -- Mexican-American Border Region -- Ethnic identity -- History -- 20th century | Immigrants -- Cultural assimilation -- Mexican-American Border Region -- History -- 20th century | Mexican-American Border Region -- Race relations -- Political aspects -- History -- 20th century | United States -- Emigration and immigration -- Government policy -- History -- 20th centuryGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Making the Chinese Mexican : Global Migration, Localism, and Exclusion in the U.S.-Mexico BorderlandsDDC classification: 305.800972/1 | 305.8009721 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
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Contents; List of Illustrations; Acknowledgments; A Note on Language Use; Introduction: Nations, Borders, and History; 1. From Global to Local: Chinese Migration Networks into the Americas; 2. Of Kith and Kin: Chinese and Mexican Relationships in Everyday Meaning; 3. Traversing the Line: Border Crossers and Alien Smugglers; 4. The First Anti-Chinese Campaign in the Time of Revolution; 5. Myriad Pathways and Common Bonds; 6. Por la Patria y por la Raza (For the Fatherlandand for the Race): Sinophobia and the Rise of Postrevolutionary Mexican Nationalism; Epilogue; Abbreviations; Notes
Glossary of Chinese Names and TermsBibliography; Index
Making the Chinese Mexican is the first book to examine the Chinese diaspora in the U.S.-Mexico borderlands. It presents a fresh perspective on immigration, nationalism, and racism through the experiences of Chinese migrants in the region during the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. Navigating the interlocking global and local systems of migration that underlay Chinese borderlands communities, the author situates the often-paradoxical existence of these communities within the turbulence of exclusionary nationalisms. The world of Chinese fronterizos (bord
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