Latino urban ethnography and the work of Elena Padilla / edited by Mérida M. Rúa.

Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Urbana : University of Illinois Press, c2010.
Description
215 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.

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Series
Latinos in Chicago and the Midwest [More in this series]
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
Introduction. At the crossroads of urban ethnography and Puerto Rican Latinidad / Mérida M. Rúa and Arlene Torres -- Part I. Puerto Rican immigrants in New York and Chicago: a study in comparative assimilation / Elena Padilla. Prologue. Looking back and thinking forward ; Preface ; I. Acculturation and assimilation ; II. Methods ; III. Background of the Puerto Rican migrants ; IV. The Puerto Rican migrants in New York City ; V. The Puerto Rican Migrants in Chicago ; VI. Conclusions ; Bibliography -- Part 2. Reflections on Puerto Rican immigrants in New York and Chicago ; Puerto Rican "spatio-temporal rhythms" of housing and work / Zaire Zenit Dinzey-Flores ; Footnotes of social justice: Elena Padilla and Chicago Puerto Rican communities / Mérida M. Rúa ; "White" Puerto Rican migrants, the Mexican colony, "Americanization," and Latino history / Nicholas De Genova ; Gendering "Latino public intellectuals": Personal narratives in the ethnography of Elena Padilla / Ana Y. Ramos-Zayas
ISBN
  • 9780252035760 (hardcover : alk. paper)
  • 0252035763 (hardcover : alk. paper)
  • 9780252077630 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • 0252077636 (pbk. : alk. paper)
LCCN
2010043115
OCLC
601331411
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