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Latinos and citizenship : the dilemma of belonging

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edited by Suzanne Oboler
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Publication
  • First edition
  • New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2006
Physical Details
  • vii, 339 pages ; 21 cm
ISBNs
0230601456, 1403967407, 1281361046, 9781403967398, 9781403967404, 9786611361044, 1403967393
OCLC
ocn191936399, ocm65521624

  • Includes bibliographical references and index.

  • I. Introduction -- 1. Redefining citizenship as a lived experience / Suzanne Oboler -- II. Citizenship and struggles for political inclusion and dignity in the 20[superscript th] century -- 2. "How they ignore our rights as American citizens" : Puerto Rican migrants and the politics of citizenship in the new deal era / Lorrin Thomas -- III. Citizenship : public policy implications -- 3. The legal production of Mexican/migrant "illegality" / Nicholas De Genova -- 4. Regulating transnational citizens in the post-1996 welfare reform era : Dominican immigrants in New York city / Greta A. Gilbetson -- 5. Dual citizenship and political participation : migrants in the interplay of United States and Colombian politics / Cristina Escobar -- 6. Roads to citizenship : Mexican migrants in the United States / Alejandra Castaneda -- IV. Latino/as and citizenship : the immigrants' perspective -- 7. Boundaries, language, and the self : issues faced by Puerto Ricans and other Latino/a college students / Bonnie Urciuoli -- 8. Necesidades y problemas : immigrant Latina vernaculars of belonging, coalition, and citizenship in San Francisco, California / Kathleen Coll -- 9. "Getting out the vote" in Los Angeles : the mobilization of undocumented migrants in electoral politics / Monica W. Varsanyi -- 10. "Wise up!" Undocumented Latino youth, Mexican-American legislators, and the struggle for higher education access / Hinda Seif -- V. Redefining citizenship - the present conundrum -- 11. Delinquent citizenship, national performances : racialization, surveillance, and the politics of "worthiness" in Puerto Rican Chicago / Ana Y. Ramos-Zayas -- 12. Transforming citizenship : membership, strategies of containment, and the public sphere in Latino communities / Raymond Rocco
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