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Gender and U.S. immigration : contemporary trends /

by Hondagneu-Sotelo, Pierrette.
Type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Berkeley, Calif. : University of California Press, 2003Description: ix, 393 p. ; 23 cm.ISBN: 0520225619 (cloth : alk. paper); 0520237390 (pbk. : alk. paper).Other title: Gender and US immigration; Gender and United States immigration.Subject(s): Women immigrants -- United States | United States -- Emigration and immigration
Contents:
Gender and Immigration: A Retrospective and Introduction / Pierrette Hondagneu-Sotelo -- Engendering Migration Studies: The Case of New Immigrants in the United States / Patricia R. Pessar -- Strategic Instantiations of Gendering in the Global Economy / Saskia Sassen -- The Global Context of Gendered Labor Migration from the Philippines to the United States / James A. Tyner -- Gender and Labor in Asian Immigrant Families / Yen Le Espiritu -- The Intersection of Work and Gender: Central American Immigrant Women and Employment in California / Cecilia Menjivar -- Israeli and Russian Jews: Gendered Perspectives on Settlement and Return Migration / Steven F. Gold -- Gendered Ethnicity: Creating a Hindu Indian Identity in the United States / Prema Kurien -- Disentangling Race-Gender Work Experiences: Second-Generation Caribbean Young Adults in New York City / Nancy Lopez -- Gendered Geographies of Home: Mapping Second- and Third-Generation Puerto Ricans' Sense of Home / Maura I. Toro-Morn and Marixsa Alicea -- De madres a hijas: Gendered Lessons on Virginity across Generations of Mexican Immigrant Women / Gloria Gonzalez-Lopez -- Raising Children, and Growing Up, across National Borders: Comparative Perspectives on Age, Gender, and Migration / Barrie Thorne, Marjorie Faulstich Orellana, Wan Shun Eva Lam and Anna Chee -- "We Don't Sleep Around Like White Girls Do": Family, Culture, and Gender in Filipina American Lives / Yen Le Espiritu -- Engendering Transnational Migration: A Case Study of Salvadorans / Sarah F. Mahler -- "I'm Here, but I'm There": The Meanings of Latina Transnational Motherhood / Pierrette Hondagneu-Soleto and Ernestine Avila -- Gender, Status, and the State in Transnational Spaces: The Gendering of Political Participation and Mexican Hometown Associations / Luin Goldring -- "The Blue Passport": Gender and the Social Process of Naturalization among Dominican Immigration in New York City / Audrey Singer and Greta Gilbertson.
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Some chapters were previously published in various sources.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

1. Gender and Immigration: A Retrospective and Introduction / Pierrette Hondagneu-Sotelo -- 2. Engendering Migration Studies: The Case of New Immigrants in the United States / Patricia R. Pessar -- 3. Strategic Instantiations of Gendering in the Global Economy / Saskia Sassen -- 4. The Global Context of Gendered Labor Migration from the Philippines to the United States / James A. Tyner -- 5. Gender and Labor in Asian Immigrant Families / Yen Le Espiritu -- 6. The Intersection of Work and Gender: Central American Immigrant Women and Employment in California / Cecilia Menjivar -- 7. Israeli and Russian Jews: Gendered Perspectives on Settlement and Return Migration / Steven F. Gold -- 8. Gendered Ethnicity: Creating a Hindu Indian Identity in the United States / Prema Kurien -- 9. Disentangling Race-Gender Work Experiences: Second-Generation Caribbean Young Adults in New York City / Nancy Lopez -- 10. Gendered Geographies of Home: Mapping Second- and Third-Generation Puerto Ricans' Sense of Home / Maura I. Toro-Morn and Marixsa Alicea -- 11. De madres a hijas: Gendered Lessons on Virginity across Generations of Mexican Immigrant Women / Gloria Gonzalez-Lopez -- 12. Raising Children, and Growing Up, across National Borders: Comparative Perspectives on Age, Gender, and Migration / Barrie Thorne, Marjorie Faulstich Orellana, Wan Shun Eva Lam and Anna Chee -- 13. "We Don't Sleep Around Like White Girls Do": Family, Culture, and Gender in Filipina American Lives / Yen Le Espiritu -- 14. Engendering Transnational Migration: A Case Study of Salvadorans / Sarah F. Mahler -- 15. "I'm Here, but I'm There": The Meanings of Latina Transnational Motherhood / Pierrette Hondagneu-Soleto and Ernestine Avila -- 16. Gender, Status, and the State in Transnational Spaces: The Gendering of Political Participation and Mexican Hometown Associations / Luin Goldring -- 17. "The Blue Passport": Gender and the Social Process of Naturalization among Dominican Immigration in New York City / Audrey Singer and Greta Gilbertson.

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