© 2008

The Republican Party and Immigration Politics

From Proposition 187 to George W. Bush

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Part of the Studies of the Americas book series (STAM)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Andrew Wroe
    Pages 1-10
  3. Andrew Wroe
    Pages 11-25
  4. Andrew Wroe
    Pages 71-94
  5. Andrew Wroe
    Pages 95-115
  6. Andrew Wroe
    Pages 117-150
  7. Andrew Wroe
    Pages 151-180
  8. Andrew Wroe
    Pages 181-217
  9. Back Matter
    Pages 219-294

About this book


This book examines the 1990s backlash against illegal immigrants. Wroe explains why many Americans turned against immigration, looking at the origins of California's Proposition 187 and its wider political implications.


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About the authors

Andrew Wroe is Lecturer in Politics, University of Kent.

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