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The Resource The state and the grassroots : immigrant transnational organizations in four continents, edited by Alejandro Portes and Patricia Fernández-Kelly

The state and the grassroots : immigrant transnational organizations in four continents, edited by Alejandro Portes and Patricia Fernández-Kelly

Label
The state and the grassroots : immigrant transnational organizations in four continents
Title
The state and the grassroots
Title remainder
immigrant transnational organizations in four continents
Statement of responsibility
edited by Alejandro Portes and Patricia Fernández-Kelly
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Whereas most of the literature on migration focuses on individuals and their families, this book studies the organizations created by immigrants to protect themselves in their receiving states. Comparing eighteen of these grassroots organizations formed across the world, from India to Colombia to Vietnam to the Congo, researchers from the United States, Belgium, France, the Netherlands, and Spain focus their studies on the internal structure and activities of these organizations as they relate to developmental initiatives. The book outlines the principal positions in the migration and develop
Cataloging source
N$T
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1944-
  • 1948-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Portes, Alejandro
  • Fernández-Kelly, María Patricia
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Immigrants
  • Immigrants
  • Emigration and immigration
  • Transnationalism
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Emigration and immigration
  • Immigrants
  • Immigrants
Label
The state and the grassroots : immigrant transnational organizations in four continents, edited by Alejandro Portes and Patricia Fernández-Kelly
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Immigration, transnationalism, and development : the state of the question / Alejandro Portes -- Traversing ancestral and new homelands : Chinese immigrant-transnational organizations in the United States / Min Zhou and Rennie Lee -- Transnational philanthropy of urban migrants : Colombian and Dominican -- Immigrant organizations and development / Cristina Escobar -- Tapping the Indian diaspora for Indian development / Rina Agarwala -- Partners in organizing : engagement between migrants and the state in the production of Mexican hometown associations / Natasha Iskander -- Navigating uneven development : the dynamics of fractured transnationalism / Margarita Rodríguez -- Breaking blocked transnationalism : intergenerational change in homeland ties / Jennifer Huynh and Jessica Yiu -- Moroccan and Congolese migrant organizations in Belgium / Marie Godin, Barbara Herman, Andrea Rea, and Rebecca Thys -- Moroccans in France : their organizations and activities back home / Thomas Lacroix and Antoine Dumont -- Transnational activities of immigrants in the netherlands : do Ghanaian, Moroccan, and Surinamese diaspora organizations enhance development? / Gery Nijenhuis and Annelies Zoomers -- Transnational immigrant organizations in Spain : their role in development and integration / Héctor Cebolla Boado and Ana López-Sala -- Conclusion. assimilation through transnationalism : a theoretical synthesis / Patricia Fernández-Kelly
Control code
ocn914165869
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 338 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781782387350
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 813860
  • 22573/ctt95z4rx
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)914165869
Label
The state and the grassroots : immigrant transnational organizations in four continents, edited by Alejandro Portes and Patricia Fernández-Kelly
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Immigration, transnationalism, and development : the state of the question / Alejandro Portes -- Traversing ancestral and new homelands : Chinese immigrant-transnational organizations in the United States / Min Zhou and Rennie Lee -- Transnational philanthropy of urban migrants : Colombian and Dominican -- Immigrant organizations and development / Cristina Escobar -- Tapping the Indian diaspora for Indian development / Rina Agarwala -- Partners in organizing : engagement between migrants and the state in the production of Mexican hometown associations / Natasha Iskander -- Navigating uneven development : the dynamics of fractured transnationalism / Margarita Rodríguez -- Breaking blocked transnationalism : intergenerational change in homeland ties / Jennifer Huynh and Jessica Yiu -- Moroccan and Congolese migrant organizations in Belgium / Marie Godin, Barbara Herman, Andrea Rea, and Rebecca Thys -- Moroccans in France : their organizations and activities back home / Thomas Lacroix and Antoine Dumont -- Transnational activities of immigrants in the netherlands : do Ghanaian, Moroccan, and Surinamese diaspora organizations enhance development? / Gery Nijenhuis and Annelies Zoomers -- Transnational immigrant organizations in Spain : their role in development and integration / Héctor Cebolla Boado and Ana López-Sala -- Conclusion. assimilation through transnationalism : a theoretical synthesis / Patricia Fernández-Kelly
Control code
ocn914165869
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 338 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781782387350
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 813860
  • 22573/ctt95z4rx
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)914165869

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