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Author Guerette, Rob T.

Title Migrant death : border safety and situational crime prevention on the U.S.-Mexico divide / Rob T. Guerette
Published New York : LFB Scholarly Pub., 2007
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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 181 pages) : illustrations, maps, charts
Series Criminal justice : recent scholarship
Criminal justice (LFB Scholarly Publishing LLC)
Contents Introduction -- The nature of illegal immigration in the United States -- Purpose, history and function of the United States Border Patrol -- The issue of migrant deaths -- Preventing migrant deaths : ethics, policy and the utility of situational crime prevention -- Impact of border safety initiative policy -- Understanding the circumstance and situational nature of migrant deaths -- Implications for policy, practice and future research
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 169-178) and index
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Subject U.S. Border Patrol.
Border security -- Mexican-American Border Region.
Illegal aliens -- Crimes against -- Mexican-American Border Region -- Prevention.
Illegal aliens -- Protection -- Mexican-American Border Region.
Immigrants -- Crimes against -- Mexican-American Border Region -- Prevention.
Immigrants -- Protection -- Mexican-American Border Region.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2007018686
ISBN 1593323123 (electronic bk.)
9781593323127 (electronic bk.)