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By Mark Lusk,Kathleen Staudt,Eva Moya

ISBN-10: 9400741499

ISBN-13: 9789400741492

ISBN-10: 9400793707

ISBN-13: 9789400793705

The U.S.-Mexico Border area is likely one of the poorest geographical parts within the usa. The sector has been lengthy characterised through twin improvement, bad infrastructure, susceptible faculties, well-being disparities and low-wage employment. extra lately, the sector has been stricken by the violence linked to a drug and crime battle in Mexico. the idea of this booklet is that the U.S.-Mexico Border quarter is topic to systematic oppression and that the so-called social pathologies that we see within the zone are by-products of social and financial injustice within the kind of hard work exploitation, environmental racism, immigration militarism, institutional sexism and discrimination, well-being inequities, a political economic system in line with low-wage hard work, and the globalization of work and capital. The chapters deal with a number of examples of injustice within the components of setting, healthiness disparity, migration unemployment, citizenship, ladies and gender violence, psychological overall healthiness, and drug violence. The publication proposes a pathway to development.

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