Mass migration to modern Latin America / Samuel L. Baily and Eduardo José Míguez, editors

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Subjects: Immigrants--Latin America--History--19th century
Immigrants--Latin America--History--20th century
Latin America--Emigration and immigration--History--19th century
Latin America--Emigration and immigration--History--20th century
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Wilmington, DE : Scholarly Resources, 2003
Series: Jaguar books on Latin America no. 24
LC Classification: J, JV
Physical Description: xxv, 293 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm
Table of Contents: Preface
Introduction: Foreign Mass Migration to Latin America in the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries - An Overview / Eduardo Jose Miguez
I. Transnational Migration: Map of South America 1
Story 1. An Italian Family in Buenos Aires and New York City / Samuel L. Baily 3
1. Spanish Emigration to Cuba and Argentina / Jose C. Moya 9
2. A History of Spanish and Italian Migration to the South Atlantic Regions of the Americas / Fernando J. Devoto 29
3. Portuguese Transatlantic Migration / Maria Ioannis B. Baganha 51
4. Italian Immigrants in Buenos Aires and New York City, 1870-1914: A Comparative Analysis of Adjustment / Samuel L. Baily 69
5. Sharing the City: Residence Patterns and Immigrant Integration in Buenos Aires and Montevideo / Hernan Otero, Adela Pellegrino 81
6. The Japanese in Peru and Brazil: A Comparative Perspective / Daniel M. Masterson, Sayaka Funada 113
II. Argentina: Map of Argentina 137
Story 2. Manuel Suarez Martinez (1845-1917), a Galician Migrant to Argentina / Eduardo Jose Miguez 139
7. The Danes in the Argentine Pampa: The Role of Ethnic Leaders in the Creation of an Ethnic Community, 1848-1930 / Maria Bjerg 147
8. Marriage, Household, and Integration in Mass Migration to Argentina: The Case of Tandil / Eduardo Jose Miguez 167
9. Immigrants and Female Work in Argentina: Questioning Gender Stereotypes and Constructing Images - The Case of the Italians, 1879-1900 / Carina L. Frid de Silberstein 195
III. Brazil: Map of Brazil 219
Story 3. Santo Codo (1861-1942), an Italian Immigrant on a Brazilian Coffee Plantation / Maria Silvia C. Beozzo Bassanezi 221
10. German Immigration and Brazil's Colonization Policy / Giralda Seyferth 227
11. Jewish Immigration to Brazil / Jeffrey Lesser 245
12. Family and Immigration in the Brazilian Past / Maria Silvia C. Beozzo Bassanezi 263
Conclusion: Common Themes and Future Directions / Samuel L. Baily 279
Suggested Readings 289
About the Contributors 291
Additional Authors: Baily, Samuel L
Míguez, Eduardo José
Notes: LCCN: 2002036578
ISBN: 0842028307 (alk. paper)
ISBN: 0842028315 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references
OCLC Number: 50754807
ISBN/ISSN: 0842028307
0842028315