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The Resource The qualities of a citizen : women, immigration, and citizenship, 1870-1965, Martha Gardner

The qualities of a citizen : women, immigration, and citizenship, 1870-1965, Martha Gardner

Label
The qualities of a citizen : women, immigration, and citizenship, 1870-1965
Title
The qualities of a citizen
Title remainder
women, immigration, and citizenship, 1870-1965
Statement of responsibility
Martha Gardner
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Qualities of a Citizen traces the application of U.S. immigration and naturalization law to women from the 1870s to the late 1960s. Like no other book before, it explores how racialized, gendered, and historical anxieties shaped our current understandings of the histories of immigrant women. The book takes us from the first federal immigration restrictions against Asian prostitutes in the 1870s to the immigration "reform" measures of the late 1960s. Throughout this period, topics such as morality, family, marriage, poverty, and nationality structured historical debates over women's immigra
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gardner, Martha Mabie
Dewey number
325.73/082
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
JV6602
LC item number
.G37 2005eb
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
JV6602
NAL item number
(INTERNET)
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women immigrants
  • United States
  • Citizenship
  • Social role
  • Emigration and immigration law
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Citizenship
  • Emigration and immigration
  • Emigration and immigration law
  • Social role
  • Women immigrants
  • United States
  • Vrouwen
  • Immigratie
  • Sekseverschillen
  • Rassendiscriminatie
  • Burgerschap
Label
The qualities of a citizen : women, immigration, and citizenship, 1870-1965, Martha Gardner
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
I : Wives, mothers, and maids -- Immigrants, citizens, and marriage -- The limits of derivative citizenship -- Seeing difference -- Constructing a moral border -- Likely to become -- Toil and trouble -- II : Citizens, residents, and non-Americans -- When Americans are not citizens -- When citizens are not white -- Reproducing the nation -- Women in need -- At work in the nation -- III: Marriage, family, and the law -- Families, made in America -- Marriage and morality -- Regulating belonging
Control code
436046027
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 271 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786612157714
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttzt5r
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)436046027
Label
The qualities of a citizen : women, immigration, and citizenship, 1870-1965, Martha Gardner
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
I : Wives, mothers, and maids -- Immigrants, citizens, and marriage -- The limits of derivative citizenship -- Seeing difference -- Constructing a moral border -- Likely to become -- Toil and trouble -- II : Citizens, residents, and non-Americans -- When Americans are not citizens -- When citizens are not white -- Reproducing the nation -- Women in need -- At work in the nation -- III: Marriage, family, and the law -- Families, made in America -- Marriage and morality -- Regulating belonging
Control code
436046027
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 271 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786612157714
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttzt5r
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)436046027

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