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New narratives on the peopling of America : immigration, race, and dispossession

Title
New narratives on the peopling of America : immigration, race, and dispossession / edited by T. Alexander Aleinikoff and Alexandra Délano Alonso.
ISBN
9781421448664
1421448661
9781421448671
Publication
Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2024.
Copyright Notice Date
©2024
Physical Description
xiv, 474 pages : illustrations (some color), maps ; 23 cm
Summary
"This work comprises essays from a wide range of perspectives, from scholars to poets, to create an engaging text that challenges readers on both sides to move beyond a simplistic understandings of immigration history and policy"-- Provided by publisher.
Variant and related titles
Immigration, race, and dispossession
Format
Books
Language
English
Added to Catalog
March 18, 2024
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
Toward Larger Stories : New Narratives on the Peopling of the United States of America / Alexandra Délano Alonso
Imagining an American Nation : Sharing Our Stories / Kwame Anthony Appiah
The Vague, Enduring Centrality of Whiteness in America / Justin Gest
A White Settler Colony or a Revolutionary People's Colony? Narratives of America's Origins as Guides to the Peopling of the United States / Rogers Smith
Dahodiyinii (Sacred Places) / Dakota Mace
American Immigrant / Katy Long
America Runs on Immigrants / Sonia Guiñansaca
The Future Is a Foreign Country : We'll Do Things Differently There / John Weeks
A Nation of Immigrants : A Short History of an Idea / Mae Ngai
The Border Crossed Us : Taking the Measure of a Migrating Country / Daniel Immerwahr
A Nation of Immigrants, A Nation of Refuge / Maria Cristina Garcia
Who Supports Immigration Reform? / Ana Raquel Minian
Between Family Unity and Separation : A History of Gendered Exclusions, Deviance, and Deservingness in the United States / Wendy Vogt
Immigration Narratives, Past and Present : The Labor Dimension / Ruth Milkman
Religious Diversity and the American Narrative / Eboo Patel and Neil Agarwal
And Jesus, Where Is Home for You? / Jesús I. Valles
The Story of a Name / Héctor Tobar
Runa Kawsay / Eli Farinango
Reclaiming Humanity : Black History and the Cultivation of Empathetic Imagination / Allison Dorsey
Unity in the Struggle : Immigration and the South's Emerging Civil Rights Consensus / Hana Brown, Jennifer Jones, and Taylor Dow
Story-Walking toward Liveable Futures / Jill Anderson and Maggie Loredo
The Narrative Machine : Profits, Brains, and the Reshaping of Our Public Space / Pireeni Sundaralingam
Elements of a National Narrative on the Peopling of America / T. Alexander Aleinikoff.
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