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Conclusion

Ben Herzog

in Revoking Citizenship: Expatriation in America from the Colonial Era to the War on Terror

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780814760383
eISBN:
9780814770962
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814760383.003.0011
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

The conclusion connects the arguments discussed throughout the book with claims regarding the Citizenship Clause of the Fourteenth Amendment and birthright citizenship. Up to the middle of the ... More


Multiple Diasporas

Elaine Lynn-Ee Ho

in Citizens in Motion: Emigration, Immigration, and Re-migration Across China's Borders

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781503606661
eISBN:
9781503607460
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9781503606661.003.0004
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

This chapter examines how fraternity and alterity operate in contradictory ways under conditions of contemporaneous migration. While fraternity connotes membership in a national community, alterity ... More


Dangerous Speech from Hanoverian to Modern England

David Cressy

in Dangerous Talk: Scandalous, Seditious, and Treasonable Speech in Pre-Modern England

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199564804
eISBN:
9780191701917
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199564804.003.0011
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History, Cultural History

This chapter examines the loosening of restraints on political conversation in the 18th century, and renewed assaults on seditious speech in the later Hanoverian period amidst calls for reform and ... More


Tours That Bind: Diaspora, Pilgrimage, and Israeli Birthright Tourism

Shaul Kelner

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814748169
eISBN:
9780814749180
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814748169.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Judaism

Since 1999 hundreds of thousands of young American Jews have visited Israel on an all-expense-paid 10-day pilgrimage-tour known as Birthright Israel. The most elaborate of the state-supported ... More


Conclusion

Ben Herzog

in Revoking Citizenship: Expatriation in America from the Colonial Era to the War on Terror

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780814760383
eISBN:
9780814770962
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814760383.003.0011
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

The conclusion connects the arguments discussed throughout the book with claims regarding the Citizenship Clause of the Fourteenth Amendment and birthright citizenship. Up to the middle of the ... More


Conclusion

Brooke N. Newman

in A Dark Inheritance: Blood, Race, and Sex in Colonial Jamaica

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780300225556
eISBN:
9780300240979
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300225556.003.0008
Subject:
History, World Modern History

The conclusion reconsiders the constitutional framework of the British Atlantic empire. It explains why, in a revolutionary age characterized by the politicization of Enlightenment discourse ... More


Expelling Newcomes: The Eclipse of Constitutional Community

Cecilia Muñoz

in The Fractious Nation?: Unity and Division in Contemporary American Life

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520220430
eISBN:
9780520936911
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520220430.003.0008
Subject:
Sociology, Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility

This chapter documents a source of fragmentation at least as crucial as immigrants' refusal to embrace American culture: restrictions on classical American notions of citizenship, due process and ... More


John Tyler

Steven G. Calabresi and Christopher S. Yoo

in The Unitary Executive: Presidential Power from Washington to Bush

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300121261
eISBN:
9780300145380
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300121261.003.0015
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter discusses John Tyler's accession to chief executive due to William Henry Harrison's untimely demise just a month into his term as president. This dismayed Whig leaders in Congress ... More


Extermination and Empire: Money, Politics, and the Oregon Wars, 1855–1856

Gray H. Whaley

in Oregon and the Collapse of Illahee: U.S. Empire and the Transformation of an Indigenous World, 1792-1859

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807833674
eISBN:
9781469603971
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807898314_whaley.12
Subject:
Society and Culture, Native American Studies

This chapter argues that the Euro-Americans reserved settlement and economic speculation of Oregon's resources for themselves and ensured that “birthright” through extermination efforts. It notes ... More


The Competitive Dynamics of Citizenship and Immigration Policy

in The Scramble for Citizens: Dual Nationality and State Competition for Immigrants

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804782982
eISBN:
9780804784757
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804782982.003.0002
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

This chapter contends that Italy, Spain, and Argentina developed birthright and descent citizenship law and preferential immigration policies as a result of competing with each other over the same ... More


The Emergence of Crisis Pregnancy Centers

Karissa Haugeberg

in Women against Abortion: Inside the Largest Moral Reform Movement of the Twentieth Century

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780252040962
eISBN:
9780252099717
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252040962.003.0002
Subject:
Sociology, Social Movements and Social Change

This chapter examines the history of crisis pregnancy centers (CPCs), where antiabortion activists encourage women not to have abortions. CPCs, which emerged in the late 1960s, offered prolife women ... More


Conclusion

Tom Licence

in Edward the Confessor: Last of the Royal Blood

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780300211542
eISBN:
9780300255584
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300211542.003.0008
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History

This chapter analyzes how Edward the Confessor strived for the throne and how he was ruled by his in-laws. It points out that Edward regarded the throne as a birthright that he strived for and ... More


Reading Blood and History in Go Down, Moses

Noel Polk

in Faulkner and Welty and the Southern Literary Tradition

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2014
ISBN:
9781934110843
eISBN:
9781604733235
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781934110843.003.0005
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This chapter offers a reading of William Faulkner’s collection of short stories, Go Down, Moses. One of the highlights of the book is Isaac McCaslin’s renunciation of his birthright, considered an ... More


Tourism and Immigration

Theodore Sasson

in The New American Zionism

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814760864
eISBN:
9780814760116
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814760864.003.0005
Subject:
Religion, Judaism

This chapter describes developments in the fields of educational tourism and immigration. The central role of the Jewish Agency, funded by the annual campaigns of Jewish federations and ... More


Birthright Citizenship: The Vulnerability and Resilience of an American Constitutional Principle

Linda K. Kerber

in Children Without a State: A Global Human Rights Challenge

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262015271
eISBN:
9780262295437
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262015271.003.0011
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter examines definitions of birthright citizenship under the United States constitution. Although jus soli is the main system through which most Americans claim their citizenship, jus ... More


‘Sweet-Wild Weeks’: Birth, Being and Belonging in Jizzen

Juliet Simpson

in Kathleen Jamie: Essays and Poems on Her work

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780748696000
eISBN:
9781474422284
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748696000.003.0011
Subject:
Literature, Women's Literature

The last tercet of ‘February’ concentrates a fiercely tender chiaroscuro of birth and being, which is arguably the pulse-beat and enigma of Jamie’s early collection, Jizzen. ‘Birth’, figured, here, ... More


Staying Home: The Elusive Benefits of Child Citizenship

Jacqueline Bhabha

in Child Migration and Human Rights in a Global Age

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780691169101
eISBN:
9781400850167
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691169101.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter examines the dilemmas confronting citizen children whose parents are refused permission to reside in the children's home country and who thus face “constructive deportation” from their ... More


Striking Roots

Shaul Kelner

in Tours That Bind: Diaspora, Pilgrimage, and Israeli Birthright Tourism

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814748169
eISBN:
9780814749180
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814748169.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, Judaism

This chapter examines the historical evolution of Zionism's mobilization of tourism, the first American Jewish forays into this field, and the developments in American Jewish communal institutions in ... More


Zionism, Israel, and the Middle East

Jackie Feldman, Eliezer Ben-Rafael, Allan M. Arkush, Ariel Feldestein, and Michael Feige

in The Social Scientific Study of Jewry: Sources, Approaches, Debates

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199363490
eISBN:
9780190254650
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199363490.003.0007
Subject:
History, History of Religion

This chapter presents books which consider the importance of Zionism, Israel, and the Middle East in Jewish history. The first book examined traces the migration of Bialystok Jews to five different ... More


Pregnant and Socially Undocumented

Amy Reed-Sandoval

in Socially Undocumented: Identity and Immigration Justice

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780190619800
eISBN:
9780190619848
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190619800.003.0005
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy, General

This chapter employs the tools of ethnography and philosophical analysis to develop a descriptive account of female, socially undocumented embodiment. It explores the first-person narratives of ... More


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