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Author Barsky, Robert F., author.

Title Undocumented immigrants in an era of arbitrary law : the flight and the plight of people deemed "illegal" / Robert F. Barsky.

Published Abingdon, Oxon ; New York, NY : Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group, 2016.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  364.1370973 BARS    AVAILABLE
Physical description xviii, 202 pages ; 25 cm
Notes "A GlassHouse Book."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction : advocating for those who suffer -- Arbitrariness, discretion and nonenforcement -- Translating the utterances of undocumented immigrants in a hostile discourse marketplace -- "First encounters" with host country officials -- Entering the system, from the arrest to formal sentencing -- Incarcerations, public and private -- Conclusion : deportation, and return to the host country? Or open borders?
Subject Illegal aliens -- United States.
Emigration and immigration law -- United States -- Language.
Emigration and immigration law -- Social aspects -- United States.
ISBN 9781138849488