Recommended Reading


Calavita, Kitty. Inside the State: The Bracero Program, Immigration and the I.N.S. New York, NY: Routledge Publishing. 1992.

Gyory, Andrew. Closing the Gate: Race, Politics and the Chinese Exclusion Act. Chapel Hill, NC: The University of North Carolina Press, 1998.

Lee, Erika. At America's Gates: Chinese Immigration during the Exclusion Era, 1882-1943. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2003.

Massey, Douglas. Beyond Smoke and Mirrors: Mexican Immigration in an Era of Economic Integration. New York, NY: Russell Sage Foundation, 2002.

Tichenor, Daniel. Dividing Lines: The Politics of Immigration Control in America. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2002.

Zolberg, Aristide. A Nation by Design: Immigration Policy in the Fashioning of America. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2006.

United States Conference of Catholic Bishops and the Mexican Conference of Catholic Bishops. Strangers No Longer: Together on the Journey of Hope. Washington, DC: United States Conference of Catholic Bishops, 2003.


"Aliens Bill Stirs Filibuster Charge," The New York Times, (May 14, 1952), 11.

"Backfire at the Border: Why Enforcement without Legalization Cannot Stop Illegal Immigration." Trade Policy Analysis, CATO Institute: Center for Trade Policy Studies (June 13, 2005).

Pearson, Drew. "Truman Sees Place in History." The Washington Post, (March 23, 1952), B5.

"Veto of the McCarran Bill." Editorial. America, (July 5, 1952), 346-7.

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