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Sanctuary cities : the politics of refuge

Author: Loren Collingwood; Benjamin Gonzalez O'Brien
Publisher: Oxford, United Kingdom ; New York, NY, United States of America : Oxford University Press, 2019.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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Sanctuary cities, or localities where officials are prohibited from inquiring into immigration status, have become a part of the broader debate on undocumented immigration in the United States. Despite the increasing amount of coverage sanctuary policies receive, the American public knows little about these policies. In this book, Loren Collingwood and Benjamin Gonzalez O'Brien delve into the history, media  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Collingwood, Loren.
Sanctuary cities.
Oxford, United Kingdom : Oxford University Press, 2019
(DLC) 2019948469
(OCoLC)1101771205
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Loren Collingwood; Benjamin Gonzalez O'Brien
ISBN: 0190937041 9780190937041
OCLC Number: 1120696779
Description: 1 online resource (xvi, 204 pages) : illustrations.
Contents: The sanctuary city in historical perspective --
Media coverage of sanctuary cities, 1980-2017 --
Understanding public opinion on sanctuary cities --
Legislative expression : sanctuary policymaking in the U.S. states --
Sanctuary cities, crime, and incorporation --
Sanctuary cities : the way forward.
Responsibility: Loren Collingwood and Benjamin Gonzalez O'Brien.

Abstract:

Sanctuary cities, or localities where officials are prohibited from inquiring into immigration status, have become a part of the broader debate on undocumented immigration in the United States. Despite the increasing amount of coverage sanctuary policies receive, the American public knows little about these policies. In this book, Loren Collingwood and Benjamin Gonzalez O'Brien delve into the history, media coverage, effects, and public opinion on these sanctuary policies in the hope of helping readers reach an informed decision regarding them.

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Very well organized and presented, this study will be useful to both scholars and policy makers. * C.K. Piehl, emeritus, Minnesota State University, CHOICE * This is a very important book that takes Read more...

 
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