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Author Moore, Ami R., author.

Title The American Dream through the eyes of Black African immigrants in Texas / Ami R. Moore.

Published Lanham, Maryland : University Press of America, Inc., [2013]


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  305.896073764 MOOR    AVAILABLE
Physical description vii, 112 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 97-105) and index.
Contents Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- 1. Pre and Post Migration Views of Black African-Born Immigrants in Texas -- 2. The American Dream as Defined by Black African Immigrants -- 3. Black African Immigrants and the American Dream as Defined by James Truslow Adams -- 4. Migrating Out of the United States -- 5. Future of American-Born Children of Black African-Born Immigrants -- 6. Future of Black African Immigrants and the American Dream -- Appendix -- Bibliography -- Index.
Summary "Using James Truslow Adams' definition of the American dream, this book investigates whether black African immigrants in Texas are achieving the American dream." - back cover
Subject African Americans -- Texas.
Africans -- Texas.
Immigrants -- Texas.
United States -- Politics and government.
ISBN 9780761860266 (cloth : alk. paper)
0761860266 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780761860273 (electronic)