More New and Used
from Private Sellers
In Stock Usually Ships in 24 Hours.
Usually Ships in 3-5 Business Days
Starting at $6.23
Questions About This Book?
Why should I rent this book?
Renting is easy, fast, and cheap! Renting from eCampus.com can save you hundreds of dollars compared to the cost of new or used books each semester. At the end of the semester, simply ship the book back to us with a free UPS shipping label! No need to worry about selling it back.
How do rental returns work?
Returning books is as easy as possible. As your rental due date approaches, we will email you several courtesy reminders. When you are ready to return, you can print a free UPS shipping label from our website at any time. Then, just return the book to your UPS driver or any staffed UPS location. You can even use the same box we shipped it in!
What version or edition is this?
This is the Revised edition with a publication date of 12/1/2008.
What is included with this book?
- The New copy of this book will include any supplemental materials advertised. Please check the title of the book to determine if it should include any CDs, lab manuals, study guides, etc.
- The Used copy of this book is not guaranteed to inclue any supplemental materials. Typically, only the book itself is included.
- The Rental copy of this book is not guaranteed to include any supplemental materials. You may receive a brand new copy, but typically, only the book itself.
This book is the eighth in a series of works published by the David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies at Harvard University. DRCLAS works to increase knowledge of the cultures, economies, histories, environment, and contemporary affairs of Latin America; to foster cooperation and understanding among the peoples of the Americas; and to contribute to democracy, social progress, and sustainable development throughout the hemisphere. Book jacket.
Table of Contents
|Preface to the 2009 Edition||p. xi|
|Introduction: The Research Agenda||p. 1|
|Histories, Migrations, and Communities||p. 39|
|"Y tu, que?" (Y2K): Latino History in the New Millennium||p. 45|
|Islands and Enclaves: Caribbean Latinos in Historical Perspective||p. 59|
|Power and Identity: Miami Cubans||p. 75|
|Community Dynamics and the Rise of Street Gangs||p. 97|
|Gender, Ethnicity, and Race in School and Work Outcomes of Second-Generation Mexican Americans||p. 110|
|Unions and Latinos: Mutual Transformation||p. 126|
|Two Nations under God? Latino Religious Life in the United States||p. 150|
|Ambivalent Reception: Mass Public Responses to the "New" Latino Immigration to the United States||p. 165|
|Resurrecting Exclusion: The Effects of 1996 U.S. Immigration Reform on Communities and Families in Texas, El Salvador, and Mexico||p. 190|
|Health, Families, Languages, Education, and Politics||p. 207|
|The Latino Health Research Agenda for the Twenty-first Century||p. 215|
|Latinos' Access to Employment-based Health Insurance||p. 236|
|Families on the Frontier: From Braceros in the Fields to Braceras in the Home||p. 259|
|Ambiguous Loss: Risk and Resilience in Latino Immigrant Families||p. 274|
|The Plasticity of Culture and Psychodynamic and Psychosocial Processes in Latino Immigrant Families||p. 289|
|Bilingual Infants: Mapping the Research Agenda||p. 306|
|Latin@ Languages and Identities||p. 321|
|Learning English in California: Guideposts for the Nation||p. 339|
|The Schooling of Latino Children||p. 362|
|Affirmative Action, X Percent Plans, and Latino Access to Higher Education in the Twenty-first Century||p. 375|
|Forever Seen as New: Latino Participation in American Elections||p. 398|
|Gender and Citizenship in Latino Political Participation||p. 410|
|Epilogue: Problematic Paradigms: Racial Diversity and Corporate Identity in the Latino Community||p. 435|
|Afterword: American Projections||p. 457|
|Notes on Contributors||p. 463|
|Table of Contents provided by Ingram. All Rights Reserved.|