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Title Gender and U.S. immigration : contemporary trends / edited by Pierrette Hondagneu-Sotelo.

Publication Info. Berkeley, Calif. : University of California Press, 2003.


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 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  304.873 G325G    Check Shelf
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  304.873 G326G c.2  Check Shelf
Description ix, 393 pages ; 24 cm
Note Some chapters were previously published in various sources.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Gender and immigration : a retrospective and introduction / Pierrette Hondagneu-Sotelo -- Engendering migration studies : the case of new immigrants in the United States / Patricia R. Pessar -- Strategic instantiations of gendering in the global economy / Saskia Sassen -- The global context of gendered labor migration from the Philippines to the United States / James A. Tyner -- Gender and labor in Asian immigrant families / Yen Le Espiritu -- The intersection of work and gender : Central American immigrant women and employment in California / Cecilia Menjívar -- Israeli and Russian Jews : gendered perspectives on settlement and return migration / Steven J. Gold -- Gendered ethnicity : creating a Hindu Indian identity in the United States / Prema Kurien -- Disentangling race-gender work experiences : second-generation Caribbean young adults in New York City / Nancy Lopez -- Gendered geographies of home : mapping second- and third-generation Puerto Ricans' sense of home / Maura I. Toro-Morn, Marixsa Alicea -- De madres a hijas : gendered lessons on virginity across generations of Mexican immigrant women / Gloria González-López -- Raising children, and growing up, across national borders : comparative perspectives on age, gender, and migration / Barrie Thorne ... [et al.] -- "We don't sleep around like white girls do" : family, culture, and gender in Filipina American lives / Yen Le Espiritu -- Engendering transnational migration : a case study of Salvadorans / Sarah J. Mahler -- "I'm here, but I'm there" : the meanings of Latina transnational motherhood / Pierette Hondagneu-Sotelo, Ernestine Avila -- Gender, status, and the state in transnational spaces : the gendering of political participation and Mexican hometown associations / Luin Goldring -- "The blue passport" : gender and the social process of naturalization among Dominican immigrants in New York City / Audrey Singer, Greta Gilbertson.
Subject Women immigrants -- United States.
United States -- Emigration and immigration.
Added Author Hondagneu-Sotelo, Pierrette.
ISBN 0520225619 cloth alkaline paper
9780520225619 cloth alkaline paper
0520237390 paperback alkaline paper
9780520237391 paperback alkaline paper
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