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作者 Armenta, Amada, 1982- author
書名 Protect, serve, and deport : the rise of policing as immigration enforcement / Amada Armenta
出版項 Oakland, California : University of California Press, [2017]
國際標準書號 9780520296305 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780520968868 (ebook)
book jacket
館藏地 索書號 處理狀態 OPAC 訊息 條碼
 人文社會聯圖  JV7095 .A76 2017    在架上    30610020545273
說明 xi, 197 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
附註 Includes bibliographical references (pages 165-190) and index
Introduction -- Who polices immigration? -- Setting up the local deportation regime -- Being proactive : on the streets in southeast Nashville -- Seeing and not seeing immigration : immigrant outreach in an era of proactive policing -- Inside the jail : processing immigrants for removal -- Punishing illegality -- Conclusion
"Protect, Serve, and Deport exposes the on-the-ground workings of local immigration enforcement in Nashville, Tennessee. Between 2007 and 2012, Nashville's local jail participated in an immigration enforcement program called 287(g), which turned jail employees into immigration officers who identified over ten thousand removable immigrants for deportation. The vast majority of those identified for removal were not serious criminals, but Latino residents arrested by local police for minor violations. Protect, Serve, and Deport explains how local politics, state laws, institutional policies, and police practices work together to deliver removable immigrants into an expanding federal deportation system, conveying powerful messages about race, citizenship, and belonging"--Provided by publisher
鏈接 Online version: Armenta, Amada, 1982- author. Protect, serve, and deport Oakland, California : University of California Press, [2017] 9780520968868 (DLC) 2017014271
主題 Immigration enforcement -- Tennessee -- Nashville
Nashville (Tenn.) -- Emigration and immigration -- Government policy
Illegal aliens -- Government policy -- United States
Latin Americans -- Tennessee -- Nashville
United States -- Emigration and immigration -- Government policy
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