TITLE

THE CENTRAL AMERICAN STRUGGLE FOR AMNESTY AND RESIDENCY: Nicaraguan, Salvadoran and Guatemalan Cases

AUTHOR(S)
Torres, Verónica
PUB. DATE
March 2004
SOURCE
Dialogo;Spring2004, Vol. 8 Issue 1, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offer information on the migration of people from Central American countries such as Nicaragua, El Salvador and Guatemala to the U.S. in the late 20th century and the struggles faced by them in gaining amnesty. Topics discussed include the U.S. foreign policy of anti-communism toward Central America, the asylum and immigration policy of the U.S., and the Immigration Reform and Control Act (IRCA) passed by U.S. Congress in 1986 to provide relief from deportation.
ACCESSION #
126717005

 

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