Immigration / edited by Ilan Stavans

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Subjects: Hispanic Americans--Social conditions
Hispanic Americans--Biography
Immigrants--United States
United States--Emigration and immigration
Latin America--Emigration and immigration
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2008
Series: Ilan Stavans library of Latino civilization
LC Classification: E
Physical Description: x, 206 p. ; 25 cm
Additional Authors: Stavans, Ilan
Notes: LCCN: 2008017230
ISBN: 9780313348020 (alk. paper)
ISBN: 0313348022 (alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references (p. [197]) and index
Contents: The baby bust : Who will do the work? Who will pay the taxes? / Rodolfo O. de la Garza -- Proposition 187 : misrepresenting immigrants and immigration / Otto Santa Ana -- Face the nation : race, immigration, and the rise of nativism in late-twentieth-century America / George J. Sánchez -- Do home-country political ties limit Latino immigrant pursuit of U.S. civic engagement and citizenship? / Louis DeSipio -- Theses on the Latino bloc : a critical perspective / Rosaura Sánchez and Beatrice Pita -- The coyote and the chicken / Luis Alberto Urrea -- A soccer season in southwest Kansas / Sam Quinones -- Gladys : an immigrant story / Ilan Stavans -- "Headed north" and "The runner" / Ramón "Tianguis" Pérez -- Conversations with Ilan Stavans / Rubén Martínez
OCLC Number: 221153914
ISBN/ISSN: 9780313348020
0313348022