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Author Meléndez, Edgardo, author.

Title Sponsored migration : the state and Puerto Rican postwar migration to the United States / Edgardo Meléndez.

Publication Info. Columbus : The Ohio State University Press, [2017]


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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 260 pages) : illustrations.
Series Global Latin/o Americas
Global Latin/o Americas.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 243-253) and index.
Contents Puerto Rican migration and the colonial state -- "Neither encouraging nor discouraging": the making of Puerto Rico's migration policy -- Puerto Ricans as domestic workers and the Farm Placement Program -- There ain't no buses from San Juan to the Bronx: postwar migration and air transportation -- "Every Puerto Rican a potential migrant": migrant education and the English language issue -- The beets of wrath: migration policy and migrant discontent in Michigan, 1950 -- Puerto Ricans as migratory labor, the state as a labor contractor.
Note Description based on online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed August 1, 2017).
Subject Puerto Ricans -- United States -- Migrations.
Puerto Ricans -- United States -- Politics and government.
Puerto Ricans -- United States -- Social conditions.
Migrant labor -- United States.
Puerto Rico -- Colonial influence.
Puerto Rico -- Politics and government -- 1898-1952.
Puerto Rico -- Politics and government -- 1952-1998.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1933-1953.
Colonial influence. (OCoLC)fst01352432
Migrant labor. (OCoLC)fst01020711
Politics and government. (OCoLC)fst01919741
Puerto Ricans -- Migrations. (OCoLC)fst01083734
Puerto Ricans -- Politics and government. (OCoLC)fst01083738
Puerto Ricans -- Social conditions. (OCoLC)fst01083744
Puerto Rico. (OCoLC)fst01205432
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Discrimination & Race Relations.
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Minority Studies.
HISTORY / Latin America / General.
Chronological Term 1898-1998
ISBN 9780814275122 (electronic bk.)
0814275125 (electronic bk.)
9780814275108 (electronic bk.)
0814275109 (electronic bk.)
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