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Author Buff, Rachel, 1961- author

Title Against the deportation terror : organizing for immigrant rights in the twentieth century / Rachel Ida Buff
Published Philadelphia : Temple University Press, 2018
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Description 1 online resource (286 pages)
Series Insubordinate spaces
Insubordinate spaces.
Contents ""Contents ""; ""Introduction: The Subaltern Past of Immigrant Rights""; ""1. Aliens, Refugees, Citizens: The American Committee for the Protection of the Foreign Born, 1933-1959""; ""2. Becoming Alien: The March Inland Blows Up the Cold War Space-Time Continuum""; ""3. Ports of Entry, Exclusion, and Removal: "Alien" Seamen""; ""4. Counterinsurgencies: Global Militarism and Immigrant Rights in Los Angeles""; ""5. "Creating Dangerously": Foreign-Born Writers and Crimes of Persuasion""; ""6. The Names of the Lost: Cold War Deportation Cases in the Mass Media""
""7. Repurposing Immigrant Rights Advocacy, 1959-1982""""Conclusion: The Subaltern Futures of Immigrant Rights""; ""Acknowledgments""; ""Notes""; ""Bibliography""
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on November 29, 2017)
Subject Deportation -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Immigrants -- Civil rights -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Immigrants -- Government policy -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2017022024
ISBN 1439915350 (electronic book)
9781439915356 (electronic book)
(hardcover) (alkaline paper)