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Title Constructing borders/crossing boundaries : race, ethnicity, and immigration / edited by Caroline B. Brettell
Imprint Lanham, Md. : Lexington Books, c2007
book jacket
 Ethnology Library  E184.A1 C596 2007    AVAILABLE    30520020670221
Descript viii, 334 p. : ill., map ; 24 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Race, ethnicity and the construction of immigrant identities / Caroline B. Brettell -- Violence, migration, and becoming Igbo in Gustavus Vassa's Interesting narrative / Alexander X. Byrd -- Undue process : racial genealogies of immigrant detention / David Manuel Hernández -- The immigrant experiences of Dominican and Mexican women in the 1990s : crossing class, racial, and gender boundaries or temporary work spaces in New York City / Norma Fuentes -- Ethnic borders in American Muslim communities / Jamillah Karim -- Black ethnicity and racial community : African-Americans and West Indian immigrants in the United States / Alana C. Hackshaw -- Appalachian Mestizaje : race and Latino immigration in western North Carolina / Mariel Rose -- Job-hopping : social networks in the global high-tech industry / Johanna Shih -- Beyond the ethnic enclave : the effect of ethnic solidarity and market opportunity on white, Korean, Mexican, and Black enterprise / Zulema Valdez -- Separately together : co-ethnic employment among second-generation immigrants in the metropolitan New York labor market / Aviva Zeltzer-Zubida -- Immigrant selectivity, ethnic capital, and the reproduction of educational inequalities across borders / Cynthia Feliciano
Subject Minorities -- United States -- Social conditions
Immigrants -- United States -- Social conditions
Ethnicity -- United States
Ethnic barriers -- United States
United States -- Race relations
United States -- Emigration and immigration -- Social aspects
Alt Author Brettell, Caroline
Alt Title Constructing borders, crossing boundaries
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