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The Post-1996 Immigrant Underclass

Susan Bibler Coutin

in Illegal Encounters: The Effect of Detention and Deportation on Young People

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781479887798
eISBN:
9781479860418
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479887798.003.0007
Subject:
Anthropology, Social and Cultural Anthropology

This chapter shows how children who immigrate to the United States from Central America are at risk of becoming an underclass, a set of individuals whose life opportunities are powerfully constrained ... More


Reflections: Judging Children

Dana Leigh Marks

in Illegal Encounters: The Effect of Detention and Deportation on Young People

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781479887798
eISBN:
9781479860418
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479887798.003.0011
Subject:
Anthropology, Social and Cultural Anthropology

The author explores the various everyday challenges faced by non-citizen youth in U.S. immigration courts from the perspective of a long-serving immigration judge. Because the stakes of these ... More


Reflections: Still Dreaming

Margarita Salas-Crespo

in Illegal Encounters: The Effect of Detention and Deportation on Young People

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781479887798
eISBN:
9781479860418
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479887798.003.0016
Subject:
Anthropology, Social and Cultural Anthropology

Margarita Salas-Crespo came to the United States as an undocumented immigrant at the age of ten. Despite language barriers and without access to U.S. citizenship, she excelled in every way. Living as ... More


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