Karla Mari McKanders

Vanderbilt University, School of Law

Clinical Professor of Law

131 21st Avenue South

Nashville, TN 37203-1181

United States

http://https://law.vanderbilt.edu/bio/karla-mckanders

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (17)

1.

Sustaining Tiered Personhood: Jim Crow and Anti-Immigrant Laws

Harvard Journal of Racial and Ethnic Justice, Vol. 26, p. 163, 2010
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 27 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 17 May 2017
Karla Mari McKanders
Vanderbilt University, School of Law
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immigration, discrimination, Hazleton, Jim Crow, tiered personhood, anti-immigrant, state immigration laws, federal immigration law, anti-immigrant, illegal immigration, Latinos, African Americans, segregation, exclusion, immigration reform, hierarchy

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The Constitutionality of State and Local Laws Targeting Immigrants

University of Arkansas at Little Rock Law Review, Vol. 31, 2009
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 17 May 2009 Last Revised: 02 Jun 2009
Karla Mari McKanders
Vanderbilt University, School of Law
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immigration laws, constitutionality, federalism, civil rights, local laws, state laws, Hazleton, Arizona

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Welcome to Hazleton! 'Illegal' Immigrants Beware: Local Immigration Ordinances and What the Federal Government Must Do About It

Loyola University Chicago Law Journal, Vol. 39, No. 1, 2007
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 21 May 2009 Last Revised: 09 Jun 2009
Karla Mari McKanders
Vanderbilt University, School of Law
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immigration, federalism, civil rights, local ordinances, Federal Immigration Control and Reform Act, Illegal Immigration and Relief Ordinance, illegal immigration

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The Unspoken Voices of Indigenous Women in Immigration Raids

Journal of Gender, Race and Justice, Vol. 14, No. 1, 2010
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 23 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 19 Apr 2017
Karla Mari McKanders
Vanderbilt University, School of Law
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Clinical Legal Education at a Generational Crossroads

Clinical Law Review, Vol. 17, No. 1, Fall 2010
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 02 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 14 Dec 2012
University of Pennsylvania Law School, Brooklyn Law School, Vanderbilt University, School of Law, Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law and University of Tennessee College of Law
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clinical education, generation, experiential learning, millennial, legal education, clinical teaching, Baby Boomer Clinicians, Generation X, clinical social mission, service, generational differences, reflections, law school clinics, difference, future, public interest

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Unforgiving of Those Who Trespass Against U.S.: State Laws Criminalizing Immigration Status

University of Tennessee Legal Studies Research Paper No. 140
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 18 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 19 Apr 2017
Karla Mari McKanders
Vanderbilt University, School of Law
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Introduction: Global Issues in Immigration Law

R. Aldana, B. Lyon, W. Kidane & K. McKanders, Global Issues in Immigration Law, West Academic Publishing Global Issues Series, West Academic Publishing, 2013
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 11 May 2013 Last Revised: 31 Jul 2014
Raquel E. Aldana, Beth Lyon, Won Kidane and Karla Mari McKanders
UC Davis, Cornell University - Law School, Seattle University School of Law and Vanderbilt University, School of Law
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freedom of movement, immigration law of Canada, immigration law of the European Union, immigration law of France, immigration law of Mexico, immigration law of Spain, immigration law of the United Kingdom, immigration policing, international immigration law, international trade law, migration

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Immigration Enforcement and the Fugitive Slave Acts: Exploring Their Similarities

Catholic Law Review, Vol. 61.4, No. 1, 2012, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 09 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 19 Apr 2017
Karla Mari McKanders
Vanderbilt University, School of Law
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immigration, fugitive slave act, equal protection, immigration enforcement

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Black and Brown Coalition Building During the ‘Post-Racial’ Obama Era

Saint Louis University Public Law Review, Vol. 29, 2010
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 03 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 01 Dec 2013
Karla Mari McKanders
Vanderbilt University, School of Law
Downloads 154 (207,378)
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post-racial, civil rights, discrimination, African Americans, Latino, coalition

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America's Disposable Youth: Undocumented Delinquent Juveniles

Howard Law Journal, Vol. 59, No. 1, 2015
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 02 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 10 Apr 2016
Karla Mari McKanders
Vanderbilt University, School of Law
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Immigration, Juvenile, Delinquent, Deportation

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Raising the Bar: Law Schools and Legal Institutions Leading to Educate Undocumented Students

Arizona State Law Journal, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 91 Posted: 20 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 01 Jan 2013
Raquel E. Aldana, Beth Lyon and Karla Mari McKanders
UC Davis, Cornell University - Law School and Vanderbilt University, School of Law
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Clinical Legal Education at a Generational Crossroads: Shades of Gray

Clinical Law Review, Vol. 17.1, p. 223, October 2010
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 27 Oct 2010 Last Revised: 16 Dec 2012
Karla Mari McKanders
Vanderbilt University, School of Law
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clinical legal education, generational gaps

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Anatomy of an Uprising: Women, Democracy, and the Moroccan Feminist Spring

Boston University International Law Journal, Vol. 32, No. 1, 2014
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 08 Dec 2013 Last Revised: 16 Jan 2014
Karla Mari McKanders
Vanderbilt University, School of Law
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Federal Preemption and Immigrants' Rights

Wake Forest Journal of Law & Policy, Vol. 3, No. 2, June 2013
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 30 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 03 Sep 2013
Karla Mari McKanders
Vanderbilt University, School of Law
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immigration federalism, civil rights, SB 1070, Arizona, racial profiling, equal protection, preemption

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Refugee Reception and Perception: U.S. Detention Camps and German Welcome Centers

Fordham International Law Journal, Vol. 40(2), No. 4, 2017
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 31 Mar 2017
Valeria Gomez and Karla Mari McKanders
University of Connecticut School of Law and Vanderbilt University, School of Law
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Morocco at the Crossroads the Intersection of Race, Gender, and Refugee Status

McKanders, K. (2018). Morocco at the Crossroads. In D. Gray & N. Sonneveld (Eds.), Women and Social Change in North Africa: What Counts as Revolutionary? (pp. 189-214). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. doi:10.1017/9781108303415.010.
Posted: 08 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 15 Jun 2018
Karla Mari McKanders
Vanderbilt University, School of Law

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refugee, immigration, Morocco, gender, race

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Generational Perspectives in Clinical Legal Education

Clinical Law Review, Vol. 17, No. 1, Fall 2010
Posted: 20 Jun 2011
University of Pennsylvania Law School, Brooklyn Law School, Vanderbilt University, School of Law, Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law and University of Tennessee College of Law

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clinical education, generation, experiential learning, millennial, legal academia, clinical teaching, Baby Boomer Clinicians, Generation X, clinical social mission, service, generational differences, reflections, law school clinics, difference