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Pregnant on Arrival - a book by Luibheid, Eithne

Pregnant on Arrival

Making the Illegal Immigrant

Pregnant on Arrival( )
Author: Luibheid, Eithne
Series title:Difference Incorporated Ser.
Publication Date:Aug 2013
Publisher:University of Minnesota Press
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $134.95
Book Description:

Pregnant on Arrival explores how pregnant immigrants were made into paradigmatic figures of illegal immigration, as well as the measures this characterization set into motion and the consequences for immigrants and citizens. While focusing on Ireland, Eithne Luibheid's analysis illuminates global struggles over the citizenship status of children born to immigrant parents in countries as diverse as the United States, Hong Kong, and elsewhere.

Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Law / Emigration & Immigration
Social Science / Emigration & Immigration
Political Science / World / European
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.46 x 8.424 x 0.507 Inches

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