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Islands in the City: West Indian Migration to New York

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"These superb essays illuminate the fascinating process of absorbing West Indian immigrants into New York City's multicultural but racially divided social fabric... They explore how gender, transnational networks, class, economic restructuring, and above all racial stereotyping have affected these black immigrants as they struggle for a better life and how their struggles have in turn influenced the contours of the larger society. The result is a model of multi-disciplinary analysis."--John Mollenkopf, co-author of "Place ...

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Islands in the City: West Indian Migration to New York
2001, University of California Press, Berkeley, CA

ISBN-13: 9780520228504

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Islands in the City: West Indian Migration to New York
2001, University of California Press, Berkeley, CA

ISBN-13: 9780520225732

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