Class 6: Immigration (Part II)

Jenny Yang on Immigration

Instructor: Jenny Yang, vice president of advocacy and policy, World Relief

Readings:

Focusing on the Solutions: Key Principles of Comprehensive Immigration Reform. Report. Immigration Policy Center, Mar. 2010. Web.

Lynch, Robert, and Patrick Oakford. The Economic Effects of Granting Legal Status and Citizenship to Undocumented Immigrants. Report. Center for American Progress, 20 Mar. 2013. Web.

Mason, Cody. Dollars and Detainees: The Growth of For-Profit Detention. Report. The Sentencing Project, July 2012. Web.

National Immigration Forum. Our Immigration System Must Be Reformed: An Overview. immigrationforum.org. National Immigration Forum, Sept. 2011. Web.

Soerens, Matthew, and Jenny Hwang. "Chapter 1: The Immigration Dilemma." Welcoming the Stranger: Justice, Compassion & Truth in the Immigration Debate. Downers Grove, IL: IVP, 2009. 11-25. Print.

Soerens, Matthew, and Jenny Hwang. "Chapter 2: Aliens Among You: Who are Undocumented Immigrants?" Welcoming the Stranger: Justice, Compassion & Truth in the Immigration Debate. Downers Grove, IL: IVP, 2009. 26-44. Print.

Soerens, Matthew, and Jenny Hwang. "Chapter 3: Nation of Immigrants: Historical Perspective on Immigration to the United States." Welcoming the Stranger: Justice, Compassion & Truth in the Immigration Debate. Downers Grove, IL: IVP, 2009. 45-63. Print.

Soerens, Matthew, and Jenny Hwang. "Chapter 4: Immigration the Legal Way: Our Immigration System Today." Welcoming the Stranger: Justice, Compassion & Truth in the Immigration Debate. Downers Grove, IL: IVP, 2009. 64-81. Print.

Soerens, Matthew, and Jenny Hwang. "Chapter 5: Thinking Biblically about Immigration." Welcoming the Stranger: Justice, Compassion & Truth in the Immigration Debate. Downers Grove, IL: IVP, 2009. 82-92. Print.

Soerens, Matthew, and Jenny Hwang. "Chapter 9: The Church and Immigration Today." Welcoming the Stranger: Justice, Compassion & Truth in the Immigration Debate. Downers Grove, IL: IVP, 2009. 159-175. Print.

 Survey: Citizenship, Values, and Cultural Concerns: What Americans Want from Immigration Reform. Report. Public Religion Research Institute, 21 Mar. 2013. Web.

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