Inside the State: The Bracero Program, Immigration, and the I.N.S. by Kitty Calavita
Approx. 99,200 words.
Published on July 12, 2010 by
Quid Pro Books.
A socio-political study of the rise and fall of the Bracero worker program and what it means for immigration policy and organizational theory. A classic book with continuing substantive and methodological value. As a new Foreword notes, worries about immigration and labor persist, as does basic dysfunction of the present form of INS. Digging deeper reveals the persistence of a structural catch-22.