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Immigration : who has access to the American dream?

Author: Michael J Schmiedeler; Karen Heisler; Gus Gnorski; University of Notre Dame.; Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Publisher: Princeton, N.J. : Films for the Humanities & Sciences, ©1998.
Series: Today's life choices.; America's promise, who's entitled to what?
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Examines the hard-core questions surrounding current U.S. immigration. How many should we allow in? Who, if anyone, should receive preferential treatment? How should illegal immigration be handled? All of the issues are examined through the eyes of those seeking entry, and the organizations assisting them. Those interviewed include an immigration judge, an immigrant from Kenya, and the owner of a New York City deli  Read more...
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Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Michael J Schmiedeler; Karen Heisler; Gus Gnorski; University of Notre Dame.; Films for the Humanities (Firm)
OCLC Number: 43992090
Notes: Originally produced as a television program in 1997.
Credits: Videographers, Bob Righthammer, et al. ; editor, Mark Stephenson.
Performer(s): Narrator, Gus Gnorski.
Description: 1 videocassette (29 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Series Title: Today's life choices.; America's promise, who's entitled to what?
Other Titles: Who has access to the American dream?
Responsibility: University of Notre Dame ; producer, Michael J. Schmiedeler ; writer, Karen Heisler.

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Examines the hard-core questions surrounding current U.S. immigration. How many should we allow in? Who, if anyone, should receive preferential treatment? How should illegal immigration be handled? All of the issues are examined through the eyes of those seeking entry, and the organizations assisting them. Those interviewed include an immigration judge, an immigrant from Kenya, and the owner of a New York City deli from Korea.

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