Hyperborder : the contemporary U.S.-Mexico border and its future / Fernando Romero

Author(s): Romero, Fernando, 1971-
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Subjects: Mexican-American Border Region
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Edition: 1st ed
Published: New York : Princeton Architectural Press, c2008
LC Classification: F
Physical Description: 317 p. : ill. (some col.), maps (some col.) ; 23 cm
Table of Contents: 1. Context 20
2. Data on the Hyperborder 50
3. Reactions to the Hyperborder 72
4. A State of Interdependence 94
5. Security 118
6. Narcotraffic and Corruption 136
7. The Informal Sector 152
8. Migration and Demographics 168
9. Education 190
10. Economic development and trade 200
11. Transportation 218
12. Energy 230
13. Environment 244
14. Health 258
15. Urbanization 270
Notes: LCCN: 2007014297
ISBN: 9781568987064 (alk. paper)
ISBN: 1568987064 (alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 282-302) and index
Contents: Context -- Data on the hyperborder -- Reactions to the hyperborder -- A state of interdependence -- Security -- Narcotraffic and corruption -- The informal sector -- Migration and demographics -- Education -- Economic development and trade -- Transportation -- Energy -- Environment -- Health -- Urbanization
OCLC Number: 123029465
ISBN/ISSN: 9781568987064
1568987064