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Female immigrants to the United States : Caribbean, Latin American, and African experiences / edited by Delores M. Mortimer and Roy S. Bryce-Laporte.

Publication:
Washington, D.C. : Research Institute on Immigration and Ethnic Studies, Smithsonian Institution, 1981.
Series:
RIIES occasional papers; no. 2.
RIIES occasional papers ; no. 2
Format/Description:
Government document
Book
lxvii, [1], 487, [2] pages ; 23 cm
Subjects:
Women immigrants -- United States.
United States -- Emigration and immigration.
Emigration and immigration.
Women immigrants.
United States.
Form/Genre:
Government publications -- United States.
Place of Publication:
United States Washington (D.C.)
Contents:
Introductions
The new immigration: the female majority / Roy S. Bryce-Laporte
Race, ethnicity, and sex in the recent immigration: some preliminary comments / Delores M. Mortimer
pt. I. Papers on female immigrants
Black immigrant women in 'Brown girl, brownstones' / Paule Marshall
Caribbean migration: a perspective on women / Monica Gordon
"Goin' abroad": working class Jamaican women and migration / A. Lynn Bolles
Migration and sex roles: a comparison of Black and Indian Trinidadians in New York City / Judith Burgess and Meryl James-Gray
Profile of a Haitian migrant woman / Susan Huelsebusch Buchanan
Ethnic, racial attitudes among professional and managerial Black women: research note / Audrey Johnson
Nigerian women and child-bearing practices in Washington, D.C.: a summary of research findings and implications / Dorothy Payne Bryan
Caribbean women and the brain drain (quotation) / Donna Grey Black, female, and foreign-born: a statement / Barbara T. Christian
Ma, I remember (poem) / Eugenia A. Franklin-Springer
Latinas led the way / Lucy M. Cohen
Exporting capital and importing labor: the role of women / Saskia Sassen-Koob
The differential incorporation of Hispanic women migrants into the United States labor force / Helen I. Safa
Evaluating a work incentive program: report on employability services for Hispanic women / Palmira N. Rios
Mexican undocumented women workers in Los Angeles: a research note / Reynaldo Baca and Dexter Bryan
Black Cubans in the United States: basic demographic information / Lourdes Casal (with Yolanda Preito)
Obituary to a female immigrant and scholar Lourdes Casal (1938-1981) / Roy S. Bryce-Laporte
An afterword / Elsa M. Chaney
pt. II. Selected bibliography
Women and migration: a bibliography / Delores M. Mortimer
A. Bibliography
B. Bibliography addendum.
Notes:
Publisher's advertisements: [1] page at end.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 475-479) and index.
Local notes:
Kislak Center Banks Collection copy presented to the Penn Libraries in 2018 by Joanna Banks.
Penn Provenance:
Banks, Joanna (donor) (Banks Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
1981
Contributor:
Mortimer, Delores M., editor.
Bryce-Laporte, Roy S., editor.
Joanna Banks Collection of African American Books (University of Pennsylvania)
Other format:
Online version: Female immigrants to the United States.
OCLC:
7835795
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