The Resource Operation Gatekeeper : the rise of the "illegal alien" and the making of the U.S.-Mexico boundary, by Joseph Nevins

Operation Gatekeeper : the rise of the "illegal alien" and the making of the U.S.-Mexico boundary, by Joseph Nevins

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Operation Gatekeeper : the rise of the "illegal alien" and the making of the U.S.-Mexico boundary
Title
Operation Gatekeeper
Title remainder
the rise of the "illegal alien" and the making of the U.S.-Mexico boundary
Statement of responsibility
by Joseph Nevins
Title variation
Operation Gatekeeper : the rise of the "illegal alien" and the remaking of the U.S.-Mexico boundar
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Provides an immensely readable account of what has become an increasingly central concern for developed nations: keeping third world immigrants out
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nevins, Joseph
Dewey number
363.28/5/0973
Index
index present
LC call number
JV6483
LC item number
.N47 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Illegal aliens
  • Operation Gatekeeper (U.S.)
  • Border patrols
  • U.S. Border Patrol
  • Operation Gatekeeper (Estados Unidos)
  • Estados Unidos
  • Operation Gatekeeper (U.S.)
  • U.S. Border Patrol
  • Border patrols
  • Illegal aliens
  • North America
  • United States
  • Grenze
  • Grenzpolizei
  • Illegale Einwanderung
  • USA
  • Mexiko
  • Grenze
  • Grenzpolizei
  • Illegale Einwanderung
  • Mexiko
  • USA
Label
Operation Gatekeeper : the rise of the "illegal alien" and the making of the U.S.-Mexico boundary, by Joseph Nevins
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Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- The creation of the U.S.-Mexico boundary and the remaking of the United States and Mexico in the border region -- Local context and the creation of difference in the border region -- The bounding of the United States and the emergence of operation gatekeeper -- The ideological roots of the "Illegal": the "other" as threat and the rise of the boundary as the symbol of protection -- The effects and significance of the bounding of the United States -- Nationalism, the territorial state, and the construction of boundary-related identities
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 286 pages)
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035665901
Label
Operation Gatekeeper : the rise of the "illegal alien" and the making of the U.S.-Mexico boundary, by Joseph Nevins
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- The creation of the U.S.-Mexico boundary and the remaking of the United States and Mexico in the border region -- Local context and the creation of difference in the border region -- The bounding of the United States and the emergence of operation gatekeeper -- The ideological roots of the "Illegal": the "other" as threat and the rise of the boundary as the symbol of protection -- The effects and significance of the bounding of the United States -- Nationalism, the territorial state, and the construction of boundary-related identities
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 286 pages)
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035665901

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