Updated ed. of: Brasileiros nos Estados Unidos. S䡯 Paulo, SP : Paz e Terra, 2000.
Includes bibliographical references (pages -282) and index.
Economic sociology and Brazilian immigration -- Betting on the future -- Organizational resources in the salvation market -- The social arena of employment and businesses -- Respect, citizenship, and solidarity: contrasting perceptions -- Nationality, ethnicity, and hybridization: dilemmas of racial-ethnic identification.