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The Resource Islands in the city : West Indian migration to New York, edited by Nancy Foner

Islands in the city : West Indian migration to New York, edited by Nancy Foner

Label
Islands in the city : West Indian migration to New York
Title
Islands in the city
Title remainder
West Indian migration to New York
Statement of responsibility
edited by Nancy Foner
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This collection of original essays draws on a variety of theoretical perspectives, methodologies, and empirical data to explore the effects of West Indian migration and to develop analytic frameworks to examine it
Cataloging source
N$T
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1945-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Foner, Nancy
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • West Indian Americans
  • West Indian Americans
  • Blacks
  • Blacks
  • Immigrants
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • West Indies
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Blacks
  • Blacks
  • Emigration and immigration
  • Immigrants
  • Race relations
  • Social conditions
  • West Indian Americans
  • New York (State)
  • West Indies
  • Electronic books
Label
Islands in the city : West Indian migration to New York, edited by Nancy Foner
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Based on a conference entitled West Indian migration to New York : historical, contemporary, and transnational perspectives, which was held at the Research Institute for the Study of Man in April 1999
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 277-295) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Kyle D. Crowder, Lucky M. Tedrow
  • Transnational Perspectives
  • Transnational Social Relations and the Politics of National Identity: An Eastern Caribbean Case Study
  • Linda Basch
  • New York as a Locality in a Global Family Network
  • Karen Fog Olwig
  • Race, Ethnicity, and the Second Generation
  • "Black Like Who?" Afro-Caribbean Immigrants, African Americans, and the Politics of Group Identity
  • Reuel Rogers
  • Growing Up West Indian and African American: Gender and Class Differences in the Second Generation
  • Introduction. West Indian Migration to New York: An Overview
  • Mary C. Waters
  • Experiencing Success: Structuring the Perception of Opportunities for West Indians
  • Vilna F. Bashi Bobb, Averil Y. Clarke
  • Tweaking a Monolith: The West Indian Immigrant Encounter with "Blackness"
  • Milton Vickerman
  • Conclusion. Invisible No More? West Indian Americans in the Social Scientific Imagination
  • Philip Kasinitz
  • Nancy Foner
  • Gender, Work, and Residence
  • Early-Twentieth-Century Caribbean Women: Migration and Social Networks in New York City
  • Irma Watkins-Owens
  • Where New York's West Indians Work
  • Suzanne Model
  • West Indians and the Residential Landscape of New York
Control code
ocm49570326
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 304 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781597346887
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttt2pf2
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)49570326
Label
Islands in the city : West Indian migration to New York, edited by Nancy Foner
Publication
Note
Based on a conference entitled West Indian migration to New York : historical, contemporary, and transnational perspectives, which was held at the Research Institute for the Study of Man in April 1999
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 277-295) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Kyle D. Crowder, Lucky M. Tedrow
  • Transnational Perspectives
  • Transnational Social Relations and the Politics of National Identity: An Eastern Caribbean Case Study
  • Linda Basch
  • New York as a Locality in a Global Family Network
  • Karen Fog Olwig
  • Race, Ethnicity, and the Second Generation
  • "Black Like Who?" Afro-Caribbean Immigrants, African Americans, and the Politics of Group Identity
  • Reuel Rogers
  • Growing Up West Indian and African American: Gender and Class Differences in the Second Generation
  • Introduction. West Indian Migration to New York: An Overview
  • Mary C. Waters
  • Experiencing Success: Structuring the Perception of Opportunities for West Indians
  • Vilna F. Bashi Bobb, Averil Y. Clarke
  • Tweaking a Monolith: The West Indian Immigrant Encounter with "Blackness"
  • Milton Vickerman
  • Conclusion. Invisible No More? West Indian Americans in the Social Scientific Imagination
  • Philip Kasinitz
  • Nancy Foner
  • Gender, Work, and Residence
  • Early-Twentieth-Century Caribbean Women: Migration and Social Networks in New York City
  • Irma Watkins-Owens
  • Where New York's West Indians Work
  • Suzanne Model
  • West Indians and the Residential Landscape of New York
Control code
ocm49570326
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 304 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781597346887
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttt2pf2
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)49570326

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