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Impossible Subjects: Illegal Aliens and the Making of Modern America (Politics and Society in Modern America)
by Mae M. Ngai
This book traces the origins of the "illegal alien" in American law and society, explaining why and how illegal migration became the central problem in U.S. immigration policy—a process that profoundly shaped ideas and practices about citizenship, race, and state authority in the twentieth century. Mae Ngai offers a close reading of...
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Categories: History; Social Sciences
The Lucky Ones: One Family and the Extraordinary Invention of Chinese America
by Mae M. Ngai
The Lucky Ones uncovers the story of the Tape family in post-gold rush, racially explosive San Francisco. Mae Ngai paints a fascinating picture of how the role of immigration broker allowed patriarch Jeu Dip (Joseph Tape) to both protest and profit from discrimination, and of the Tapes as the first of a new social...
Today's Price: $30.95
Categories: All Nonfiction; History; Social Sciences
The Lucky Ones: One Family and the Extraordinary Invention of Chinese America
by Mae Ngai
If you’re Irish American or African American or Eastern European Jewish American, there’s a rich literature to give you a sense of your family’s arrival-in-America story. Until now, that hasn’t been the case for Chinese Americans.   From noted historian Mae Ngai, The Lucky Ones uncovers the three-generational saga of the Tape...
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Categories: Education & Reference; History; Social Sciences
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