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Big Money Crime: Fraud and Politics in the Savings and Loan Crisis

Kitty Calavita, Henry N. Pontell, Robert Tillman - Social Science - 1997 - 281 pages
At a cost of $500 billion to American taxpayers, the savings and loan debacle of the 1980s was the worst financial crisis of the twentieth century as well as a crime ...
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Invitation to Law and Society: An Introduction to the Study of Real Law

Kitty Calavita - Social Science - 2010 - 192 pages
Law and Society is a rapidly-growing interdisciplinary field that turns on its head the conventional, idealized view of the “Law” as a magisterial abstraction. Kitty Calavita’s ...
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Immigrants at the Margins: Law, Race, and Exclusion in Southern Europe

Kitty Calavita - Law - 2005 - 257 pages
Spain and Italy have recently become countries of large-scale immigration. This provocative book explores immigration law and the immigrant experience in these southern ...
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Appealing to Justice: Prisoner Grievances, Rights, and Carceral Logic

Kitty Calavita, Valerie Jenness - Social Science - 2014 - 264 pages
Having gained unique access to California prisoners and corrections officials and to thousands of prisoners’ written grievances and institutional responses, Kitty Calavita and ...
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The Bracero Program: Interest Groups and Foreign Policy

Richard B. Craig - Political Science - 2015 - 252 pages
Long before “Cesar Chávez” and “Chicano” became commonly known, the word “bracero” had established itself in the language of American politics. The Mexican Farm Labor Program ...
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Impossible Subjects: Illegal Aliens and the Making of Modern America

Mae M. Ngai - History - 2013 - 400 pages
This book traces the origins of the "illegal alien" in American law and society, explaining why and how illegal migration became the central problem in U.S. immigration policy ...
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The Agricultural Workers Organizing Committee (AWOC) Campaign to Terminate ...

2007 - 120 pages
The bracero program---a system of Mexican contract labor for American agriculture that existed from 1942 to 1964---has received much attention from contemporary researchers ...
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