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Gomberg-Muñoz, Ruth. Labor And Legality: an Ethnography of a Mexican Immigrant Network. New York:Oxford University Press, Print. Ruth Gomberg-Muñoz is an assistant professor of anthropology at Loyola University Chicago. Her book, Labor and Legality, explores the. Responsibility: Ruth Gomberg-Muñoz. Imprint: New York: Oxford University Press, Physical description: xiii, p.: ill., maps ; 21 cm. Series: Issues of .

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Set in and around “Il Vino,” a restaurant that could stand in for many places legaltiy employ undocumented workers, Labor and Legality reveals the faces behind the war being waged over “illegal aliens” in America.

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A Future for Amazonia: Explore the Home Gift Guide. Case Studies in Contemporary Anthropology series, which examines the legaliyt of individual communities in our contemporary world. Working Hard A Little Extra: Ideal for introductory anthropology courses-and as supplements for a variety of upper-level courses-these texts seamlessly combine portraits of an interconnected and globalized world with narratives that emphasize the agency of their subjects.

Skip to main content. Each volume offers a brief and engaging exploration of a particular issue arising from globalization and its cultural, political, and economic effects on certain peoples or groups. Together, these constraints combine to funnel and keep undocumented people in jobs that U.


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A Perspective on the Human Condition. Ships from and sold by Amazon. For decades many of the debates about immigration in the US focus on legality. English Choose a language for shopping. Migration in the midth Century: This portrayal is belied by the participation of undocumented workers in labor struggles in Chicago, L.

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An Ethnography of a Mexican Immigrant Network. Not coincidentally, wages gombeeg workplace protections increase for undocumented workers who are members of labor unions. Set in and around “Il Vino,” a restaurant that could stand in for many places that employ undocumented workers, Labor and Legality reveals the faces behind the war being waged over “illegal aliens” in America.


Go directly to our online catalogue. It’s a good book for intro courses on migration, population, or Latin American Studies. This was a well written, fascinating study.

A Practical Introduction to Cultural Anthropology. Why is There Undocumented Migration? Monday – Friday, 8: Write a customer review. Lack of documents truncates their occupational mobility, while ineligibility for programs like FAFSA, unemployment benefits, welfare assistance, Medicare, and social security makes them especially dependent upon work.

The undocumented busboys who I profile in Labor and Legality are not particularly low-paid relative to other working-class men in the neighborhood, a fact that intrigued me when I did the research.

Book was in great condition, quick shipping and was interesting reading, I’d recommend this book.

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