U.S. Immigration Policy in An Age of Rights

Synopsis

Civil rights rhetoric has been central to the debate over U.S. immigration policy since the 1960s. DeLaet shows how this rhetoric helps to explain the liberalization of U.S. immigration policy in recent decades and contributes to rising numbers of both legal and illegal immigrants.

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Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Westport, CT
Publication year:
  • 2000