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Title Ningún ser humano es ilegal: decolonial feminisms & immigrants’ rights grassroots organizing in New Jersey
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Degree PhD
Discipline/Department Women`s and Gender Studies
Degree Level doctoral
University/Publisher Rutgers University
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“Ningún Ser Humano es Ilegal: Decolonial Feminisms & Immigrants’ Rights Grassroots Organizing in New Jersey” is a feminist decolonial study of the immigrants’ rights movement in Freehold Borough, NJ. As an interdisciplinary project, the dissertation draws on multiple methods –primarily archival research, oral history and four years of ethnographic fieldwork– and argues for the use of dehumanization rather than illegality as a framework for understanding the debate around undocumented immigration in the United States.

Subjects/Keywords Illegal aliens – New Jersey; Feminism
Contributors Decena, Carlos (chair); Goldstein, Daniel (co-chair); Martinez-San Miguel, Yolanda (internal member); Maldonado-Torres, Nelson (internal member); Fuentes, Marisa (internal member); Rodriguez, Robyn (outside member)
Language en
Rights The author owns the copyright to this work.
Country of Publication us
Format 1 online resource (xi, 193 p. : ill.)
Record ID oai:example.org:rutgers-lib:53067
Other Identifiers rutgers-lib:53067; ETD_8089
Repository rutgers
Date Indexed 2019-08-21

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