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Author Magaña, Lisa.

Title Straddling the border : immigration policy and the INS / Lisa Magaña.

Imprint Austin : University of Texas Press, 2003.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    325.73 MAG    Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description viii, 120 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [113]-118) and index.
Contents The immigration policy process: a recurring theme -- Immigration policies and their impact on the INS -- "We aren't sexy enough": working conditions at the INS -- The Immigration Reform and Control Act: a case study -- Social Services: a case study -- Where are we in the immigration policy process? -- Appendix 1. Immigration Reform and Control Act of November 6, 1986 -- Appendix 2. Text of Proposition 187 -- Appendix 3. Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Reconciliation Act of August 22, 1996 -- Appendix 4. Illegal immigration reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of September 30, 1996 -- Appendix 5. Policy summary -- Appendix 6. Protocol questions -- Appendix 7. Immigration laws, 1790-1996.
Subject United States. Immigration and Naturalization Service.
United States -- Emigration and immigration -- Government policy.
ISBN 0292705212 (alk. paper)
0292701764 (pbk. : alk. paper)

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