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New immigrants in New York

Title
New immigrants in New York / edited by Nancy Foner.
Edition
Completely rev. and updated ed.
Published
New York : Columbia University Press, ©2001.
Description
1 online resource (viii, 313 pages) : illustrations, maps
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Summary
Thoroughly updated to reflect changes in the composition of New York City's immigrant population, this book brings together contributions from leaders in their respective fields to show how new immigrants are transforming the city - and how New York,
Contents
Introduction: new immigrants in a new New York / Nancy Foner
Immigration to New York: policy, population, and patterns / Ellen Percy Kraly and Ines Miyares
Immigrants, the native-born, and the changing division of labor in New York City / Richard Wright and Mark Ellis
Soviet Jews: the city's newest immigrants transform New York Jewish life / Annelise Orleck
Chinese: divergent destinies in immigrant New York / Min Zhou
Koreans: an "institutionally complete community" in New York / Pyong Gap Min
Jamaicans: balancing race and ethnicity / Milton Vickerman
West Africans: trading places in New York / Paul Stoller
Dominicans: transnational identities and local politics / Patricia R. Pessar and Pamela M. Graham
Mexicans: social, educational, economic, and political problems and prospects in New York / Robert C. Smith.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Language
English
Publisher No.
EB00639232 Recorded Books
ISBN
0231504829
9780231504829
Format
Book Book, Online Online
Acquired On
January 20, 2010
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