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positions (2022) 30 (2): 245–275.
Published: 01 May 2022
... of stateless children for the nation-state system's organizational principles more broadly. amanda.cheong@ubc.ca Copyright 2022 by Duke University Press 2022 immigration detention deportation undocumented citizenship Malaysia An estimated 281 million people (3.6 percent of the global...
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positions (2012) 20 (3): 737–762.
Published: 01 August 2012
... transferred directly into an Immigration and Naturalization Service (INS) detention center and slated for deportation to Cambodia.1 Boran was one of the thousands of Cambodian refugees whose life courses were radically altered by recent changes...
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positions (1995) 3 (2): 418–449.
Published: 01 May 1995
... and residences, “special measures” are now avail- able. The 1961administrative regulations dealing with detention and inves- tigation were revived and augmented by new measures passed in 1980 and positions 3:2 Fall 1995...
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positions (2012) 20 (4): 1041–1066.
Published: 01 November 2012
... onward. The situation changed when the British incorporated Malacca with Penang and Singapore to form the Straits Settle- ments colony in the nineteenth century. The influx of Chinese immigrants after Singapore was established in 1819 led...
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positions (2012) 20 (3): 911–942.
Published: 01 August 2012
... and immigration detention centers that share a lineage with concen- tration and death camps. But if we locate Southeast Asians in the United States in a refugee discourse, then we must remember that this discourse predates the refugees’ US arrival. Even...
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positions (1997) 5 (2): 589–604.
Published: 01 May 1997
...,” thanks to the lim- ited definition of “Asian” as East Asian.3 Over time, I began to consider that despite hostile relationships between their respective homelands, South Asian immigrants could successfully use regional cultural...
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positions (2012) 20 (3): 671–684.
Published: 01 August 2012
...” as well as claims made about its scope beyond contemporaneous reckoning. A succession of transformative legislative acts — including the Immigration and Nationality Act of noted by Lowe and Kim, but also those that followed, including...
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positions (2009) 17 (2): 321–346.
Published: 01 May 2009
... by force or threat of force into or as if into a place of detention  2 : to put by trickery into an undesirable position  — excerpted from Merriam-Webster’s Collegiate Dictionary Orientalism, as Edward Said has made clear, has created an array...
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positions (2020) 28 (3): 547–574.
Published: 01 August 2020
... to Imin, ( The Roots of Starvation: Isahama s Land Struggle and Immigration ) that he contributed to the special volume on Okinawan immigration in a literary magazine, Shin Okinawa Bungaku, in 1980. There, he situated the confrontation with US troops that he, his com- rades from Ry dai, members...
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positions (2015) 23 (2): 287–316.
Published: 01 May 2015
... brother’s radical activities, in which case the story of “detention and deportation” appears to be a fruit of literary fantasy, possibly intended also for the eyes of the colonial police. It appears that the colonial police suspected exactly...
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positions (2003) 11 (1): 135–181.
Published: 01 February 2003
... between international relations and local communities, demonstrating how successive populations of immigrants from Asia played a fundamental role in the development of blackunderstandings of life “out west.” National- ist agitation and the politics...
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positions (1998) 6 (3): 675–705.
Published: 01 August 1998
.... Operable only in those military and naval dis- tricts identified by the statute, the acts made women prostitutes but not their customers liable to medical examination and detention. Women sus- pected of prostitution were subject to arrest...
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positions (2016) 24 (3): 669–692.
Published: 01 August 2016
... not happen in Saudi Arabia thirty years ago where I was work- ing. Our ancestors immigrated to the United States, Germany, and other countries in the world. The frog forgets about the time when it was just a polliwog. How can they treat people...
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positions (2013) 21 (1): 161–187.
Published: 01 February 2013
... the most prominent representation of the Vietnamese diaspora. In the United States where about a million Vietnamese immigrants have arrived since 1975, the literature on the Vietnamese diaspora, however reluctantly, has also been viewed...
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positions (2003) 11 (1): 183–215.
Published: 01 February 2003
... Carrie Wilson, the daughter of a former slave from Missouri, who married Masumizu Kuninosuke, an early Japanese set- tler in the famed Wakamatsu Colony in Sacramento, California, together with whom she heralded a history of Japanese immigrants...
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positions (2022) 30 (2): 277–300.
Published: 01 May 2022
... for asylum seekers held in detention. Associated with the concept of time, therefore, a specific focus on the experience of waiting has begun to gain attention in the mobility literature and to be viewed as a crucial feature of migrant (im)mobility (Hee Kwon 2015 ). In particular, Conlon's ( 2011 ) edited...
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positions (2016) 24 (3): 621–651.
Published: 01 August 2016
... On September 28, 1915, Ethel Rosenberg was born Esther Ethel Green- glass in New York City, the daughter of Jewish immigrants from Russia and Austria. She grew up in a tenement on the Lower East Side and gradu- ated from Seward Park High School at age...
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positions (2021) 29 (4): 689–718.
Published: 01 November 2021
... detentions, censorship, internment camps, and pandemic politics. The final sections of this article argue that in response to genuine dangers that have increased since Xi Jinping took office, scholarship on China since 1949 has adapted in creative ways and will continue to flourish. A more pressing crisis...
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positions (2008) 16 (2): 435–455.
Published: 01 May 2008
... Augusto Pinochet’s Detention,” Journal of Communication 51 (2001): 383 – 403; Davy Janssen and Raphael Kies, “Online Forums and Deliberative Democracy,” Acta Politica, no. 40 (2005): 317 – 35. 2. Cheryl Hall, “ ‘Passions...
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positions (2023) 31 (4): 769–801.
Published: 01 November 2023
... ). While this narrative takes on a much longer time frame, locating the immigrant story all the way to 1780, when Chinese arrived in India in considerable numbers, there is a substantial section on the internment in Deoli and its aftermath. In fact, the story of Chinese immigrants in India, according...
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