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Title This land is our land : immigrants and power in Miami / Alex Stepick [and others].

Publication Info. Berkeley : University of California Press, [2003]


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Description 1 online resource (viii, 192 pages)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 171-181) and index.
Contents Becoming American : it's not a one-way street -- Competing elites : Cuban power, Anglo conversion, and frustrated African Americans -- Working in the USA : ethnic segregation and bureaucratizing interaction -- Just comes and cover-ups : African Americans and Haitians in high school -- Making it work : interaction, power, and accommodation in inter-ethnic relations.
Note Print version record.
Summary Drawing from in-depth fieldwork in the city and looking closely at events such as the Elian Gonzalez case, this text examines interactions between immigrants and established Americans in Miami to address fundamental questions of American identity and multiculturalism.
Subject Miami (Fla.) -- Ethnic relations.
Miami (Fla.) -- Politics and government.
Miami (Fla.) -- Economic conditions.
Immigrants -- Florida -- Miami -- Social conditions.
Minorities -- Florida -- Miami -- Social conditions.
Cuban Americans -- Florida -- Miami -- Social conditions.
Elite (Social sciences) -- Florida -- Miami.
Power (Social sciences) -- Florida -- Miami.
Ethnic conflict -- Florida -- Miami.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Anthropology -- Cultural.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Discrimination & Race Relations.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Minority Studies.
Cuban Americans -- Social conditions. (OCoLC)fst00884795
Economic history. (OCoLC)fst00901974
Elite (Social sciences) (OCoLC)fst00908113
Ethnic conflict. (OCoLC)fst00915943
Ethnic relations. (OCoLC)fst00916005
Immigrants -- Social conditions. (OCoLC)fst00967782
Minorities -- Social conditions. (OCoLC)fst01023228
Politics and government. (OCoLC)fst01919741
Power (Social sciences) (OCoLC)fst01074219
Florida -- Miami. (OCoLC)fst01213727
Added Author Stepick, Alex.
Other Form: Print version: This land is our land. Berkeley : University of California Press, ©2003 0520233972 0520233980 (DLC) 2002011201 (OCoLC)50270004
ISBN 9780520936461 (electronic bk.)
0520936469 (electronic bk.)
1417525452 (electronic bk.)
9781417525454 (electronic bk.)
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