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Human Rights along the U.S.-Mexico Border: Gendered Violence and Insecurity

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Much political oratory has been devoted to safeguarding America’s boundary with Mexico, but policies that militarize the border and criminalize immigrants have overshadowed the region’s widespread violence against women, the increase in crossing deaths, and the lingering poverty that spurs people to set out on dangerous northward treks. This book addresses those concerns b ...more
Hardcover, 248 pages
Published November 15th 2009 by University of Arizona Press (first published 2009)
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Brian Rimar
A lot of statistics on Human Rights violations along our AZ/Mexico border, along with the Femicide of Juarez,Mexico. Good if you're using it for research, but kinda drags on...
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