Arizona Firestorm: Global Immigration Realities, National by Otto Santa Ana

By Otto Santa Ana

In 2010, the governor of Arizona signed a debatable immigration invoice (SB 1070) that ended in a information media frenzy, copycat accounts in twenty-two states, and a U.S. excellent courtroom conflict that positioned Arizona on the cross-hairs of the immigration debate. Arizona Firestorm brings jointly well-respected specialists from around the political spectrum to ascertain and contextualize the political, fiscal, old, and felony matters brought on via this and different anti-Latino and anti-immigrant laws and nation activities. It additionally addresses the inside track media’s position in shaping immigration discourse in Arizona and world wide. Arizona is a case examine of the roots and impression of the 21st century immigration problem. Arizona Firestorm will be of curiosity to students and scholars in conversation, public coverage, nation politics, federalism, and somebody drawn to immigration coverage or Latino politics.

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5. Altschuler, 2011. 6. In 2009 Spain forcibly rejects Moroccan and North African immigrants seeking work. 7. Cabasso and Shaughnessey, 2009. 8. Just two 2004 reports: NBC Nightly News reported the Coast Guard seized a forty-foot yola that was heartbreakingly overloaded with 245 people seated inches from the water in calm seas. ” Here a homemade boat carrying ninety-four people from the Dominican Republic capsized in a rough ocean. The Coast Guard tried to rescue the refugees, losing three people.

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Robertson, R. (1992). Globalization: Social theory and global culture. London: Sage. Rudolf, J. C. (2010, March 16). Phoenix meets the wrong end of the boom cycle. New York Times. html. Santa Ana, O. (in press). Juan in a Hundred: The Representation of Latinos on Network News. Austin: University of Texas Press. 2 Arizona and the Making of a State of Exclusion, 1912–2012 Celeste González de Bustamante The Arizona-Sonora borderlands have a long history of ecological and human contestation. Much of the land is chaparral (high desert): geography defined by extreme temperatures and limited natural resources, barring the exception of an abundant supply of mostly untapped solar energy.

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