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The Resource American gulag : inside U.S. immigration prisons, Mark Dow

American gulag : inside U.S. immigration prisons, Mark Dow

Label
American gulag : inside U.S. immigration prisons
Title
American gulag
Title remainder
inside U.S. immigration prisons
Statement of responsibility
Mark Dow
Title variation
Inside U.S. immigration prisons
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Before September 11, 2001, few Americans had heard of immigration detention, but in fact a secret and repressive prison system run by the U.S. Immigration and Naturalization Service has existed in this country for more than two decades. In American Gulag, prisoners, jailers, and whistle-blowing federal officials come forward to describe the frightening reality inside these INS facilities
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dow, Mark
Dewey number
365/.4
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
JV6483
LC item number
.D69 2004eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Immigrants
  • Alien detention centers
  • Human rights
  • Emigration and immigration law
  • United States
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Alien detention centers
  • Emigration and immigration
  • Emigration and immigration law
  • Human rights
  • Immigrants
  • United States
Label
American gulag : inside U.S. immigration prisons, Mark Dow
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 307-381) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Invisibility, intimidation, and the INS -- September 11: secrecy, disruption, and continuity -- Another world, another nation: Miami's Krome Detention Center -- "Enforcement means you're brutal" -- The world's first private prison -- "Keeping quiet means deny" : a hunger strike in Queens -- The art of jailing -- "Criminal aliens" and criminal agents -- Siege, shackles, climate, design -- "Speak to every media" : resistance, repression, and the making of a prisoner -- Good and evil in New England -- Out West: philosophy and despair -- Dead time -- Mariel Cubans: abandoned, again and again
Control code
55538489
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 413 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781417510610
Lccn
2003026179
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9780520246690
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttt5vjm
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)55538489
Label
American gulag : inside U.S. immigration prisons, Mark Dow
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 307-381) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Invisibility, intimidation, and the INS -- September 11: secrecy, disruption, and continuity -- Another world, another nation: Miami's Krome Detention Center -- "Enforcement means you're brutal" -- The world's first private prison -- "Keeping quiet means deny" : a hunger strike in Queens -- The art of jailing -- "Criminal aliens" and criminal agents -- Siege, shackles, climate, design -- "Speak to every media" : resistance, repression, and the making of a prisoner -- Good and evil in New England -- Out West: philosophy and despair -- Dead time -- Mariel Cubans: abandoned, again and again
Control code
55538489
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 413 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781417510610
Lccn
2003026179
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9780520246690
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttt5vjm
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)55538489

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