Mothers Without Citizenship: Asian Immigrant Families and the Consequences of Welfare Reform

by

Write The First Customer Review

In August 1996 President Bill Clinton signed the Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Reconciliation Act that fulfilled his campaign promise to "end welfare as we know it," and one month later the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act passed, deepening restrictions on immigrant and welfare provisions. These acts harshly and disproportionately affected Asian immigrants who continue to experience the legacy of this legislation today. Lynn Fujiwara reveals a neglected aspect of the Asian ...

Mothers Without Citizenship: Asian Immigrant Families and the Consequences of Welfare Reform 2008, University of Minnesota Press, Minneapolis, MN

ISBN-13: 9780816650767

Trade paperback

Select
Mothers Without Citizenship: Asian Immigrant Families and the Consequences of Welfare Reform 2008, University of Minnesota Press, Minneapolis, MN

ISBN-13: 9780816650750

Hardcover

Select