The Children of Undocumented Immigrants

The Children of Undocumented Immigrants

by David M. Haugen

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These books provide a range of opinions on a social issue; each volume focuses on a specific issue and offers a variety of perspectives, e.g., eyewitness accounts, governmental views, scientific analysis, newspaper accounts, to illuminate the issue.; Explores the controversies related to the children of undocumented immigrants. Addresses topics including the DREAM Act, educational opportunities and allowing in-state tuition, citizenship for these children, and issues surrounding deportation.; Greenhaven Press's At Issue series provides a wide range of opinions on individual social issues. Enhancing critical thinking skills, each At Issue volume is an excellent research tool to help readers understand current social issues and prepare reports.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780737761603
Publisher: Greenhaven Publishing
Publication date: 07/12/2013
Series: At Issue Series: Social Issues
Pages: 128
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 8.80(h) x 0.30(d)
Age Range: 15 - 17 Years

Table of Contents

Introduction 7

1 Children of Illegal Immigrants Deserve Better Educational Options Ron Haskins Marta Tienda 11

2 Children of Illegal Immigrants Deserve In-State College Tuition Rates Mary Sanchez 24

3 Offering In-State Tuition Rates to Illegal Immigrants Violates the Law Hans A. von Spakovsky Charles D. Stimson 28

4 Lawmakers Should Pass the DREAM Act Marshall Fitz 40

5 Lawmakers Should Reject the DREAM Act Michelle Malkin 48

6 Educating Illegal Immigrant Children Yields Net Gain for the Country Ronald Trowbridge 52

7 Children of Illegal Immigrants Cost Taxpayers Billions Each Year Frosty Wooldridge 56

8 Children of Undocumented Immigrants Are Not US Citizens Vincent Gioia 61

9 Children of Undocumented Immigrants Should Be Deported Chet Nagle 67

10 The Government Must End the Child Tax Credit for Illegal Immigrants David Vitter 71

11 Children of Illegal Immigrants Struggle When Parents Are Deported Marjorie Valbrun 75

Organizations to Contact 83

Bibliography 89

Index 94

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