TITLE

Mexican Border Wars: An Overview

AUTHOR(S)
Zoltán, Melanie Barton
PUB. DATE
September 2016
SOURCE
Points of View: Mexican Border Wars;9/30/2016, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents an overview of the Mexican Border Wars. Issues along the U.S. and Mexican border including immigration, drug traffic, and national security are described. Vocabulary such as "Maquiladora," "Undocumented workers," and "Circular migration" are defined. Particular focus is given to the history of migration between Mexico and the U.S., increased border security concerns following the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks, and increased violence connected with drug trafficking.
ACCESSION #
43284831

 

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