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Gender and U.S. Immigration: Contemporary Trends Pierrette Hondagneu-Sotelo

Gender and U.S. Immigration: Contemporary Trends

Pierrette Hondagneu-Sotelo

Published August 1st 2003
ISBN : 9780520929869
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402 pages
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Resurgent immigration is one of the most powerful forces disrupting and realigning everyday life in the United States and elsewhere, and gender is one of the fundamental social categories anchoring and shaping immigration patterns. Yet theMoreResurgent immigration is one of the most powerful forces disrupting and realigning everyday life in the United States and elsewhere, and gender is one of the fundamental social categories anchoring and shaping immigration patterns. Yet the intersection of gender and immigration has received little attention in contemporary social science literature and immigration research. This book brings together some of the best work in this area, including essays by pioneers who have logged nearly two decades in the field of gender and immigration, and new empirical work by both young scholars and well-established social scientists bringing their substantial talents to this topic for the first time.