South America

South America

Richard Velasquez reviews Deported: Immigrant Policing, Disposable Labor, and Global Capitalism, by Tanya Maria Golash-Boza. Based on the author’s interviews with 147 deportees from Guatemala, Jamaica, Brazil, and the Dominican Republic, the author connects economic restructuring, migration, race, class, and militarization...

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Greta Gilbertson, Associate Professor of Sociology at Fordham University, reviews The New Americans: A Guide to Immigration since 1965. The book is a reference guide that includes chapters on immigrants from Latin America, the Caribbean, Asia, Europe, the  Middle East,...

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How will the growing presence of Mexican school-age children affect public education?, is a question addressed in the book Immigrants and Schooling. The authors present a collection of essays exploring the migration and community backgrounds of Mexicans arriving to the...

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Thor Ritz, a PhD Candidate at Syracuse University, reviews Africans to Spanish America: Expanding the Diaspora. The book explores the history of Africans and people of African descent in colonial Spanish America. It deals with slavery and European imperialism in...

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