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Title The Puerto Rican diaspora : historical perspectives / edited by Carmen Teresa Whalen and Víctor Vázquez-Hernández.

Publication Info. Philadelphia : Temple University Press, 2005.


Location Call No. Status
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  305.8687 P977P    Check Shelf
Description xiii, 306 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 273-283) and index.
Contents Colonialism, citizenship, and the making of the Puerto Rican diaspora: an introduction / Carmen Teresa Whalen -- Borinkis and chop suey: Puerto Rican identity in Hawai'i, 1900 to 2000 / Iris López -- Jesús Colón and the making of a New York City community, 1917 to 1974 / Linda C. Delgado -- From Pan-Latino enclaves to a community: Puerto Ricans in Philadelphia, 1910 to 2000 / Victor Vázquez-Hernández -- From Aguada to Dover: Puerto Ricans rebuild their world in Morris County, New Jersey, 1948-2000 / Olga Jiménez de Wagenheim -- Boricuas en Chicago: gender and class in the migration and settlement of Puerto Ricans / Maura I. Toro-Morn -- La colonia de Lorain, Ohio / Eugenio "Gene" Rivera -- From "rich port" to Bridgeport: Puerto Ricans in Connecticut / Ruth Glasser -- Saving the parcela: a short history of Boston's Puerto Rican community / Félix V. Matos Rodríguez -- Colonialism, citizenship, and community building in the Puerto Rican diaspora: a conclusion / Carmen Teresa Whalen
Subject Puerto Ricans -- United States -- Social conditions.
Puerto Ricans -- United States -- Social life and customs.
Community life -- United States -- History.
Ethnic neighborhoods -- United States -- History.
United States -- History, Local.
United States -- Ethnic relations.
Puerto Ricans -- Migrations -- History.
Added Author Whalen, Carmen Teresa, 1964-
Vázquez-Hernández, Víctor, 1952-
ISBN 1592134122 alkaline paper
1592134130 paperback alkaline paper
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