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Author Menjívar, Cecilia.

Title Fragmented ties : Salvadoran immigrant networks in America / Cecilia Menjívar.

Publication Info. Berkeley : University of California Press, [2000]


Location Call No. Status
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  305.8687 M545F    Check Shelf
Description xviii, 301 pages ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-291) and index.
Contents The structure of opportunities, social networks, and social position -- Background to migration -- The long journey through Mexico -- The context of reception in the United States -- The dynamics of social networks -- Gendered networks -- Informal exchanges and intergenerational relations -- Immigrant social networks and the receiving context.
Subject Salvadoran Americans -- Social networks -- California -- San Francisco.
Immigrants -- Social networks -- California -- San Francisco.
Salvadoran Americans -- California -- San Francisco -- Social conditions.
Immigrants -- California -- San Francisco -- Social conditions.
San Francisco (Calif.) -- Emigration and immigration.
San Francisco (Calif.) -- Social conditions.
El Salvador -- Emigration and immigration.
ISBN 0520222105 cloth alkaline paper
9780520222106 cloth alkaline paper
0520222113 paperback alkaline paper
9780520222113 paperback alkaline paper
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