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2022.05: Migrant Youth in the United States

Bridge to Faculty Postdoctoral Research Associate

Selected publications, currently available, by Dr. Padilla-Rodríguez

Book that inspired Dr. Padilla-Rodríguez

UIC History colleagues mentioned in the episode

For further reading on immigration, US policy, and migrant detention

  • Laws Harsh as Tigers: Chinese Immigrants and the Shaping of Modern Immigration Law by Lucy E. Salyer, 1995

  • Migra! A History of the U.S. Border Patrol by Kelly Lytle Hernández, 2010

  • Undocumented Lives: The Untold Story of Mexican Migration by Ana Raquel Minian, 2018

  • Abrazando el Espíritu: Bracero Families Confront the US-Mexico Border by Ana Elizabeth Rosas, 2014

  • The Shadow of El Centro: A History of Migrant Incarceration and Solidarity by Jessica Ordaz, 2021

  • Boats, Borders, and Bases: Race, the Cold War, and the Rise of Migration Detention in the United States by Jenna M. Loyd and Alison Mountz, 2018

  • Forever Prisoners: How the United States Made the World's Largest Immigrant Detention System by Elliott Young, 2021

  • Detain and Punish: Haitian Refugees and the Rise of the World's Largest Immigration Detention System by Carl Lindskoog, 2018

  • Seeking Refuge: Central American Migration to Mexico, the United States, and Canada by Maria Cristina Garcia, 2006

  • Americans at the Gate: The United States and Refugees during the Cold War by Carl J. Bon Tempo, 2008

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