Unauthorized Immigration

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This video recording is of the faculty lecture series UNT Speaks Out on Unauthorized Immigration. This series features Dr. Valerie Martinez-Ebers, Dr. David Molina, Dr. Mariela Nuñez-Janes, and Shaun Chapa. Dr. Martinez-Ebers, professor of political science, will provide a demographic profile of the U.S. immigrant population and introduce the various policy options that have been discussed in Congress. Dr. Molina, professor of economics and interim director of UNT's Immigrant Research and Policy Center, will focus on policy and economic impacts of labor. Dr. Nuñez-Janes, professor of anthropology, and Shaun Chapa, graduate student, will discuss undocumented students as a case study. They focus on issues of policy and practices, drawing on the students' experiences to raise questions about cultural citizenship, assimilation as the proxy for legal rights, new forms of racism and educational equity.

Creator(s): University of North Texas. Libraries.
Creation Date: April 13, 2011
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UNT Libraries
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UNT Scholarly Works
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  • Creation: April 13, 2011
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This video recording is of the faculty lecture series UNT Speaks Out on Unauthorized Immigration. This series features Dr. Valerie Martinez-Ebers, Dr. David Molina, Dr. Mariela Nuñez-Janes, and Shaun Chapa. Dr. Martinez-Ebers, professor of political science, will provide a demographic profile of the U.S. immigrant population and introduce the various policy options that have been discussed in Congress. Dr. Molina, professor of economics and interim director of UNT's Immigrant Research and Policy Center, will focus on policy and economic impacts of labor. Dr. Nuñez-Janes, professor of anthropology, and Shaun Chapa, graduate student, will discuss undocumented students as a case study. They focus on issues of policy and practices, drawing on the students' experiences to raise questions about cultural citizenship, assimilation as the proxy for legal rights, new forms of racism and educational equity.

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1 video, (1 hr., 59 min.) : sd., col.

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Keyword(s): immigration | race | discrimination | cultures | citizenship
Source: UNT Speaks Out on Unauthorized Immigration, 2011, Denton, Texas, United States
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Series Title: UNT Speaks Out
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UNT Libraries
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UNT Scholarly Works
Relation (Is Referenced By): Unauthorized Immigration, ark:/67531/metadc33117
Relation (Is Format Of): Who Are These Unauthorized Immigrants and What Are We Going To Do About Them?, ark:/67531/metadc36278
Relation (Is Format Of): U.S. Mexico Migration, ark:/67531/metadc33118
Relation (Is Format Of): Do I Look Illegal? Undocumented Latino/a Students and the Challenges of Life in the Shadows, ark:/67531/metadc67614
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  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc84158
Resource Type: Video
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