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Title Towards a transnational perspective on migration [electronic resources] : race, class, ethnicity, and nationalism reconsidered / edited by Nina Glick Schiller, Linda Basch, and Cristina Blanc-Szanton
Imprint New York : New York Academy of Sciences, 1992
book jacket
Descript 1 electronic book (258 p.) : pdf, html
Series Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences ; v. 645
Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences ; v. 645
Note "Drawn from the proceedings of a conference on transnationalism held in May 1990"--Pref
Includes bibliographical references and index
Towards a definition of transnationalism : introductory remarks and research questions ; Transnationalism : a new analytic framework for understanding migration / Nina Glick Schiller, Linda Basch, Cristina Blanc-Szanton -- Making sense of settlement : class transformation, cultural struggle, and transnationalism among Mexican migrants in the United States / Roger Rouse -- Investing or going home? A transnational strategy among Indian immigrants in the United States / Johanna Lessinger -- Gender, class, and migration in the Dominican Republic : women's experiences in a transnational community / Eugenia Georges -- Transnationalism in the construct of Haitian migrants' racial categories of identity in New York City / Carolle Charles -- Limits to cultural accumulation : Chinese capitalists on the American Pacific Rim / Aihwa Ong -- Multiple layers of time and space : the construction of class, ethnicity, and nationalism among Portuguese immigrants / Bela Feldman-Bianco -- Implications of transnational migration for nationalism : the Caribbean example / Rosina Wiltshire
(Cont.) "A lavalas at home / a lavalas for home" : inflections of transnationalism in the discourse of Haitian President Aristide / Karen Richman -- Historical reflections on transnationalism, race, and the American immigrant saga / Barry Goldberg -- Which migrants? Temporary or permanent? / Delmos Jones -- Comments on rethinking migration : a transnational perspective / Palmira N. Rios -- The contradictions of transnational migration : a discussion / Gerald Sider -- Some thoughts on gendering and internationalizing our thinking about transnational migrations / Constance R. Sutton -- Towards a transnational perspective on migration : closing remarks / Antonio Lauria-Perricelli
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Title from table of contents (Wiley InterScience, viewed Feb. 5, 2009)
Also issued in print
Subject Transnationalism -- Congresses
Emigration and immigration -- Social aspects -- Congresses
International economic relations -- Congresses
Internationalism -- Congresses
Emigration and Immigration
Ethnic Groups
Cultural Evolution
Electronic books
Alt Author Schiller, Nina Glick
Basch, Linda G. (Linda Green), 1938-
Szanton Blanc, Cristina
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