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Impossible subjects : illegal aliens and the making of modern America / Mae M. Ngai

Publication | Library Call Number: KF4800 .N485 2004
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"This book traces the origins of the "illegal alien" in American law and society, explaining why and how illegal migration became the central problem in U.S. immigration policy - a process that profoundly shaped ideas and practices about citizenship, race, and state authority in the twentieth century."--Jacket.

Series
Politics and society in twentieth-century America
Politics and society in twentieth-century America.
Format
Book
Author/Creator
Ngai, Mae M.
Published
Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, ©2004
Includes bibliographical references (pages 357-368) and index
Language
English
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