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Author Plascencia, Luis F. B.
Title Disenchanting citizenship : Mexican migrants and the boundaries of belonging / Luis F. B. Plascencia.
Published New Brunswick, N.J. : Rutgers University Press, c2012.
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 Floor2  E184.M5 P59 2012    IN LIBRARY
Description x, 252 p. ; 24 cm.
Series Latinidad : transnational cultures in the United States
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 225-245) and index.
Contents Introduction: locating citizenships -- Fields of citizenship -- The Janus face of citizenship: the side of inclusion -- The Janus face of citizenship: the side of exclusion -- The making of citizens: promoting and schooling -- Bearing true faith and allegiance: entering the circle of citizenship -- Desire, sacrifice, and disenchantment -- Epilogue: the boundaries of birth and power.
Subject Mexican Americans -- Ethnic identity.
Mexican Americans -- Civil rights.
Mexican Americans -- Social conditions.
Mexicans -- Migrations.
Citizenship -- United States.
Aliens -- United States.
United States -- Politics and government.
United States -- Ethnic relations.
United States -- Emigration and immigration -- Government policy.
ISBN 0813552796 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9780813552798 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9780813552804 (pbk. : alk. paper)
081355280X (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780813553344 (ebk.)
0813553342 (ebk.)
OCLC number 746618806