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Title In the barrios : Latinos and the underclass debate / edited by Joan Moore and Raquel Pinderhughes.

Publication Info. New York : Russell Sage Foundation, [1993]


Location Call No. Status
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  305.868 I35I    Check Shelf
Description xxxix, 252 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 221-241) and index.
Contents Puerto Ricans in Sunset Park, Brooklyn: poverty amidst ethnic and economic diversity / Mercer L. Sullivan -- Barrios in transition / Joan Moore and James Diego Vigil -- Central Americans in Los Angeles: an immigrant community in transition / Norma Chinchilla, Nora Hamilton, and James Loucky -- Cubans in Miami / Alex Stepick III and Guillermo Grenier -- Economic restructuring and
Latino growth in Houston / Nestor P. Rodriguez -- The Quest for community: Puerto Ricans in Chicago / Felix M. Padilla -- Historical poverty, restructuring effects, and integrative ties: Mexican American neighborhoods in a peripheral sunbelt economy / Phillip B. Gonzales -- Persistent poverty, crime and drugs: U.S.-Mexican border region / Avelardo Valdez -- U.S. Mexicans in the
borderlands: being poor without the underclass / Carlos Vélez-Ibáñez.
Subject Hispanic Americans -- Economic conditions.
Hispanic Americans -- Social conditions.
Poor -- United States.
United States -- Economic conditions -- 1981-
Added Author Moore, Joan W.
Pinderhughes, Raquel.
ISBN 0871546124 hardcover $49.95
0871546132 paperback $14.95
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