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Title Immigration, assimilation, and border security / Yoku Shaw-Taylor.
Imprint Lanham, Md. : Government Institutes, 2012.


 Main Stacks  JV6483 .S537 2012    MISSING
Description xi, 223 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subject Border security -- United States.
United States -- Emigration and immigration -- History.
United States -- Emigration and immigration -- Government policy.
Immigration enforcement -- United States.
Contents Introduction: the science of border security, the science of society -- To protect the border, to facilitate trade and travel -- Securing the border since 1789: customs, immigration and agriculture inspections -- A nation of immigrants: the required background story of immigration -- Assimilation in America -- Incident logs from the border -- Engagements beyond the border.