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Legalizing moves : Salvadoran immigrants' struggle for U.S. residency

Author: Susan Bibler Coutin
Publisher: Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press, ©2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Legalizing Moves analyses Salvadoran immigrants' struggle for legal permanent residency in the United States. An ethnography of a process that is legal and political, it sheds light on the criteria that have been used to define Americanness.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Coutin, Susan Bibler.
Legalizing moves.
Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press, ©2000
(OCoLC)606518555
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Susan Bibler Coutin
ISBN: 0472110128 9780472110124 0472089285 9780472089284
OCLC Number: 41503033
Description: xiv, 228 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Chronology of political and legal events affecting Salvadoran asylum seekers --
Negotiating identities --
Illegality and the spaces of nonexistence --
Papeles, permisos, and permanence --
Law is one thing, justice is another --
In the wolf's mouth --
From refugees to immigrants --
Legitimizing realities.
Responsibility: Susan Bibler Coutin.
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