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The Resource American gulag : inside U.S. immigration prisons, Mark Dow

American gulag : inside U.S. immigration prisons, Mark Dow

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American gulag : inside U.S. immigration prisons
Title
American gulag
Title remainder
inside U.S. immigration prisons
Statement of responsibility
Mark Dow
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Inside U.S. immigration prisons
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Language
eng
Summary
Before September 11, 2001, few Americans had heard of immigration detention, but in fact a secret and repressive prison system run by the U.S. Immigration and Naturalization Service has existed in this country for more than two decades. In American Gulag, prisoners, jailers, and whistle-blowing federal officials come forward to describe the frightening reality inside these INS facilities
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Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
American gulag : inside U.S. immigration prisons, Mark Dow
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American gulag : inside U.S. immigration prisons, Mark Dow
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http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1525/j.ctt1pprgr
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 307-381) and index
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online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
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multicolored
Content category
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Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Invisibility, intimidation, and the INS -- September 11: secrecy, disruption, and continuity -- Another world, another nation: Miami's Krome Detention Center -- "Enforcement means you're brutal" -- The world's first private prison -- "Keeping quiet means deny" : a hunger strike in Queens -- The art of jailing -- "Criminal aliens" and criminal agents -- Siege, shackles, climate, design -- "Speak to every media" : resistance, repression, and the making of a prisoner -- Good and evil in New England -- Out West: philosophy and despair -- Dead time -- Mariel Cubans: abandoned, again and again
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1 online resource (xiii, 413 pages)
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9781417510610
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