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Title New immigrants in New York / edited by Nancy Foner.

Published New York : Columbia University Press, [2001]


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  304.87471 NEW    AVAILABLE
Edition Completely rev. and updated ed.
Physical description viii, 313 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents 1 Introduction: New Immigrants in a New New York / Nancy Foner 1 -- 2 Immigration to New York: Policy, Population, and Patterns / Ellen Percy Kraly, Ines Miyares 33 -- 3 Immigrants, the Native-Born, and the Changing Division of Labor in New York City / Richard Wright, Mark Ellis 81 -- 4 Soviet Jews: The City's Newest Immigrants Transform New York Jewish Life / Annelise Orleck 111 -- 5 Chinese: Divergent Destinies in Immigrant New York / Min Zhou 141 -- 6 Koreans: An "Institutionally Complete Community" in New York / Pyong Gap Min 173 -- 7 Jamaicans: Balancing Race and Ethnicity / Milton Vickerman 201 -- 8 West Africans: Trading Places in New York / Paul Stoller 229 -- 9 Dominicans: Transnational Identities and Local Politics / Patricia R. Pessar, Pamela M. Graham 251 -- 10 Mexicans: Social, Educational, Economic, and Political Problems and Prospects in New York / Robert C. Smith 275.
Other author Foner, Nancy, 1945-
Subject Minorities -- New York (State) -- New York.
Immigrants -- New York (State) -- New York.
New York (N.Y.) -- Social conditions.
New York (N.Y.) -- Emigration and immigration.
New York (N.Y.) -- Economic conditions.
Other uniform title New immigrants in New York.
ISBN 0231124147 (cloth : alk. paper)
0231124155 (paperback)