The Resource Violence Against Latina Immigrants : Citizenship, Inequality, and Community, (electronic resource)

Violence Against Latina Immigrants : Citizenship, Inequality, and Community, (electronic resource)

Label
Violence Against Latina Immigrants : Citizenship, Inequality, and Community
Title
Violence Against Latina Immigrants
Title remainder
Citizenship, Inequality, and Community
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Caught between violent partners and the bureaucratic complications of the US Immigration system, many immigrant women are particularly vulnerable to abuse. For two years, Roberta Villalón volunteered at a nonprofit group that offers free legal services to mostly undocumented immigrants who had been victims of abuse. Her innovative study of Latina survivors of domestic violence explores the complexities at the intersection of immigration, citizenship, and violence, and shows how inequality is perpetuated even through the well-intentioned delivery of vital services. Through archival research, pa
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
362.83
Index
no index present
LC call number
HV6250.4.W65 V5214 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Label
Violence Against Latina Immigrants : Citizenship, Inequality, and Community, (electronic resource)
Publication
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments; 1 Introduction: Theoretical and Methodological Approach; 2 Violence against Latina Immigrants and Immigration Law; 3 Formal Barriers to Citizenship; 4 Informal Barriers to Citizenship; 5 Resisting Inequality; 6 Conclusion; Notes; Bibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; U; V; About the Author
Control code
ocn779828380
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (218 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780814788424
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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22573/ctt8jwsh2
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b32978996
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)779828380
  • jstor0814788424

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