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Youth held at the border : immigration, education, and the politics of inclusion / Lisa (Leigh) Patel ; Foreword by Michelle Fine.

By: Patel, Lisa (Leigh).
Material type: TextTextPublisher: New York : Teachers College Press , 2013Description: xviii, 125 pages ; 23 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780807753897 (pbk. : alk. paper); 0807753890 (pbk. : alk. paper); 9780807753903 (hardcover : alk. paper); 0807753904 (hardcover : alk. paper).Subject(s): Children of immigrants -- Education -- United States | Minorities -- United States -- Social conditions | Immigrants -- United States -- Social conditions | United States -- Emigration and immigration -- Government policyDDC classification: 371.826912
Contents:
Foreword / by Michelle Fine -- Acknowledgments -- Preface -- Introduction -- Wana : wigs, husbands, and documentation -- Lina and schooling -- Double consciousness -- The single story of adolescence -- Lost in translation -- There's learning and then there's schooling -- There's a new sheriff in town -- You must be this tall to ride -- The devil you know -- Measures of adulthood -- Black market, white market -- Rethinking contact zones -- Afterword.
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LC3746 .P38 2013 (Browse shelf) Available 0000002053361

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Foreword / by Michelle Fine -- Acknowledgments -- Preface -- Introduction -- 1. Wana : wigs, husbands, and documentation -- 2. Lina and schooling -- 3. Double consciousness -- 4. The single story of adolescence -- 5. Lost in translation -- 6. There's learning and then there's schooling -- 7. There's a new sheriff in town -- 8. You must be this tall to ride -- 9. The devil you know -- 10. Measures of adulthood -- 11. Black market, white market -- 12. Rethinking contact zones -- Afterword.

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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.

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