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The fence : national security, public safety, and illegal immigration along the U.S.-Mexico border / Robert Lee Maril.

Maril, Robert Lee. (Author).
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Culver-Union Twp PL - Culver 363.28509721 MARIL (Text) 34304000926132 Adult - Nonfiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780896726802 (alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 0896726800 (alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: xii, 368 pages : map, photographs ; 25 cm
  • Publisher: Lubbock, Tex. : Texas Tech University Press, [2011]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
A virtual American dream. A simple solution ; Manny's disguise isn't one ; Anzalduas ; Olga Rivera Garcia's fence and Omar Sanchez's fence ; ISIS ; Dubuque -- Crossing to safety. More virtual fences ; CBP agent Nora Muñoz ; Juliet Garcia's fence and Michael Chertoff's fence ; Three different walls ; It's getting crowded along the border ; Crossing to safety.
Summary, etc.:
"Investigates the reality of the proposed 2,000-mile-long border 'fence' between the United States and Mexico. First-person interviews and rigorous analysis of government documents uncover fiscal mismanagement, wasteful spending, and unkept promises. Suggests new public policies based on reasoned compromise and concern for human life"--Provided by publisher.
Subject: Border security > Mexican-American Border Region.
Border security > Government policy > United States.
Immigration enforcement > Mexican-American Border Region.
Mexican-American Border Region > Emigration and immigration.
Fences > Mexican-American Border Region.

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