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US Immigration Reform and Its Global Impact: Lessons from the Postville Raid Erik Camayd-Freixas

US Immigration Reform and Its Global Impact: Lessons from the Postville Raid

Erik Camayd-Freixas

Published August 21st 2013
ISBN : 9780230105850
Hardcover
272 pages
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Providing an insiders view of US immigration enforcement and detention, US Immigration Reform and Its Global Impact unravels the post-9/11 national security agenda that led to the devastating Postville Raid of 2008 and its global ramifications. ThisMoreProviding an insiders view of US immigration enforcement and detention, US Immigration Reform and Its Global Impact unravels the post-9/11 national security agenda that led to the devastating Postville Raid of 2008 and its global ramifications. This incisive historical analysis unveils the hidden ideologies within immigration policy—uncovering forms of labor, demographic, and electoral control. Rich eyewitness accounts and voices from across the political spectrum paint a vivid picture of labor migration in the era of globalization. Camayd-Freixas employs theories of human mobility in terms of migration spheres to convey practical and historical lessons, illuminating a much-needed roadmap for enlightened immigration reform.