Publication Date

Summer 2012




This essay is dedicated to the memory of Professor Rhonda Copelon, my wonderful mentor. Sincere thanks to Ana Romes, and additionally to Gracia Cuzzi and Giuliana Soldi, for superb research assistance that contributed to this essay. Special thanks to Professor Julia E. Monarrez Fragoso from El Colegio de la Frontera Norte in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, for her valuable insight into the situation in Juarez, Mexico.

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