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Title Global Philadelphia [electronic resource] : immigrant communities old and new / edited by Ayumi Takenaka and Mary Johnson Osirim
Imprint Philadelphia : Temple University Press, 2010. (Baltimore, Md. : Project MUSE, 2013)
book jacket
Descript 1 online resource (x, 310 p.) : ill., maps
Series Philadelphia voices, Philadelphia visions
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Philadelphia's immigrant communities in historical perspective / Ayumi Takenaka and Mary Johnson Osirim -- pt. 1. Community formation and intra (and inter-) ethnic relations -- 125 years of building Jewish immigrant communities in Philadelphia / Rakhmiel Peltz -- Mapping memories in stone : Italians and the transformation of a Philadelphia landscape / Joan Saverino -- From pan-Latino enclaves to a community : Puerto Ricans in Philadelphia, 1910-2005 / Victor Vazquez-Hernandez -- Opportunity, conflict, and communities in transition : historical and contemporary Chinese immigration to Philadelphia / Lena Sze -- pt. 2. Role of institutions -- German immigration to Philadelphia from the colonial periodthrough the early 20th century / Birte Pfleger -- Changes in the behavior of immigrants : the Irish in Philadelphia / Noel J.J. Farley and Philip L. Kilbride -- Mexican immigrants and health care services in Philadelphia / Jennifer Atlas -- pt. 3. Identity formation in a trans-nationalcontext -- Philadelphia's Haitian community : transnationalism and unity in the formation of identity / Garvey F. Lundy -- The new Africandiaspora : transnationalism and transformation in Philadelphia / Mary Johnson Osirim -- From Kerala to Philadelphia : the experiences of Malayalee, Hindu nurses in Philadelphia / Rasika Chakravarthy and Ajay Nair -- The other Asians in the other Philadelphia : understanding Cambodian experiences in neighborhoods, classrooms, and Workplaces / Ellen Skilton-Sylvester and Keo Chea
Description based on print version record
Subject Transnationalism
Ethnicity -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia
Community life -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia
Minorities -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- Social conditions
Immigrants -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- Social conditions
Minorities -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History
Immigrants -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History
Philadelphia (Pa.) -- Social conditions
Philadelphia (Pa.) -- Emigration and immigration
Philadelphia (Pa.) -- Ethnic relations
Alt Author Osirim, Mary Johnson
Takenaka, Ayumi
Project Muse
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