24. From Border Policing to Internal Immigration Control in the United States

  1. Thomas M. Wilson2 and
  2. Hastings Donnan3
  1. Mathew Coleman

Published Online: 5 DEC 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118255223.ch24

Companion to Border Studies, A

Companion to Border Studies, A

How to Cite

Coleman, M. (2012) From Border Policing to Internal Immigration Control in the United States, in Companion to Border Studies, A (eds T. M. Wilson and H. Donnan), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118255223.ch24

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Department of Anthropology, Binghamton University, State University of New York, USA

  2. 3

    Queen's University Belfast, UK

Author Information

  1. Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 DEC 2012
  2. Published Print: 22 MAY 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405198936

Online ISBN: 9781118255223

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Keywords:

  • border policing to internal immigration control in the US;
  • immigration enforcement in the US, the border-centric;
  • the EU scholarship on border control, “internal” and “external”;
  • border wars and internal pacification;
  • border enforcement, immigration policy in the US context;
  • Nevins's reference to US immigration enforcement, “border war”;
  • US immigration, pacification of resident immigrants, from US, borders;
  • border control, undocumented populations, in spatial captivity;
  • borders, constitutive of a territorially unanchored “society of control”

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Border Wars and Internal Pacification

  • Nonborder Enforcement, Part 1: (Extra)legal Dragnets

  • Nonborder Enforcement, Part 2: Deputization

  • Conclusion

  • References