Journals Higher Education



Published: 17 March 2016

224 Pages | 2 b/w line art; 2 b/w halftone


ISBN: 9780199380589

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Border Lives

Fronterizos, Transnational Migrants, and Commuters in Tijuana

Sergio Chávez

  • One of the first ethnographic studies to demonstrate the ways in which the border has created both an opportunity and barrier for working class Mexicans.
  • Focuses on a previously unstudied population of unauthorized migrants who use border crossing cards.
  • Shows the consequences of the Bracero program along the border.

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