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Author Patel, Lisa (Leigh)
Title Youth held at the border : immigration, education, and the politics of inclusion / Lisa (Leigh) Patel ; Foreword by Michelle Fine.
Published New York : Teachers College Press, [2013]
©2013
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LOCATION CALL # STATUS
 Floor3  LC3746 .P38 2013    IN LIBRARY
  
Description xviii, 125 pages ; 23 cm
Content Type text
Format volume
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Foreword / by Michelle Fine -- Acknowledgments -- Preface -- Introduction -- 1. Wana : wigs, husbands, and documentation -- 2. Lina and schooling -- 3. Double consciousness -- 4. The single story of adolescence -- 5. Lost in translation -- 6. There's learning and then there's schooling -- 7. There's a new sheriff in town -- 8. You must be this tall to ride -- 9. The devil you know -- 10. Measures of adulthood -- 11. Black market, white market -- 12. Rethinking contact zones -- Afterword.
Subject Children of immigrants -- Education -- United States.
Minorities -- United States -- Social conditions.
Immigrants -- United States -- Social conditions.
United States -- Emigration and immigration -- Government policy.
ISBN 0807753890 paperback alkaline paper
9780807753897 paperback alkaline paper
9780807753903 hardcover alkaline paper
0807753904 hardcover alkaline paper
OCLC number 811606416