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The Resource Immigrant women, edited by Maxine Schwartz Seller

Immigrant women, edited by Maxine Schwartz Seller

Label
Immigrant women
Title
Immigrant women
Statement of responsibility
edited by Maxine Schwartz Seller
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Immigrant Women combines memoirs, diaries, oral history, and fiction to present an authentic and emotionally compelling record of women's struggles to build new lives in a new land. This new edition has been expanded to include additional material on recent Asian and Hispanic immigration and an updated bibliography
Member of
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1935-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Seller, Maxine
Series statement
SUNY series in ethnicity and race in American life
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women immigrants
  • Women immigrants
  • Women immigrants
  • Women immigrants
  • Women immigrants
Label
Immigrant women, edited by Maxine Schwartz Seller
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 345-369) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • "With Respect and Feelings": Voices of West Indian Child Care and Domestic Workers in New York City / Shellee Colen -- The Immigrant Woman and Her Job: Agnes D., Mrs. E., Angelina, Minnie, Louise M., and Theresa M. / Caroline Manning -- "I Consider Myself a 'Theater Worker'..." / Dolores Frida -- "She Will Deny Herself Innocent Enjoyments": Dutiful Irish Daughters / John Francis Maguire -- Unmarried Mothers / Grace Abbott -- Syrian Women in Chicago: "New Responsibilities... New Skills" / Safia Haddad -- "Once You Marry Someone It Is Forever" / Michiko Tanaka -- The Vine and the Fruit / Hope Williams Sykes -- "We Want to Give a Complete Picture of Who We Are" "Palm Sunday 1981" / Lorenza -- A Family Disrupted: "Shikata Ga Nai" - This Cannot Be Helped" / Jeanne Wakatsuki Houston and James D. Houston -- "If One Could Help Another" / Vilhelm Moberg -- "Let Us Join Hands": The Polish Women's Alliance / Thaddeus Radzialowski -- Rosa and the Chicago Commons: "How Can I Not Love America?" / Marie Hall Ets
  • "The Free Vacation House" / Anzia Yezierska -- "I Bridge a Gap Between Two Cultures": Lyu-Volckhausen, Advocate for the Korean Community / Anne Field -- "People Who Do This Kind of Work Are in Such Danger of Burnout": Judy Baca, "Urban Artist" / Diane Neumaier -- "The Lessons Which Most Influenced My Life...Came from My Parents," / Harriet Pawlowska -- "An Impossible Dream": The Struggle for Higher Education / Elizabeth Loza Newby -- The Stubborn Twig: "My Double Dose of Schooling" / Monica Sone -- "I Am a Housewife": English Lessons for Vietnamese Women / Gail Paradise Kelly -- "Glad That I Am the Future" / a Memphis teenager -- Unfulfilled Aspirations: "Never Used the Brush and Ink" / Teiko Tomita -- At the End of the Sante Fe Trail / Blandina Segale -- "This Is Law, But Where Is the Justice of It" / Ernestine Potowski Rose -- "In Memoriam - American Democracy" / Emma Goldman -- The March of the Mill Children / Mary Harris ("Mother") Jones
  • Fasting for Suffrage: "We Don't Want Other Women Ever to Have to Do This Over Again" / Rose Winslow -- "Black Women of the World...Push Forward" / Amy Jacques Garvey -- "Why Did I Put Up With It All These Years": The Farah Strike / Lauri Coyle, Gail Hershatter and Emily Honig -- A Song for a Barbarian Reed Pipe / Maxine Hong Kingston -- The Parish and the Hill / Mary Doyle Curran -- "This Is Selina" / Paule Marshall -- "We Can Begin to Move toward Sisterhood" / Barbara Mikulski -- Join My Struggle: "A Poem for Marshall" / Anne Martinez -- Asian-American Women and Feminism: "Gender Equality . . . Is Not the Exclusive Agenda" / Lucie Cheng -- Generations of Women / Janice Mirikitani
Control code
28213620
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Rev., 2nd ed.
Extent
x, 378 pages
Isbn
9780791419038
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(WaOLN)1605996
Label
Immigrant women, edited by Maxine Schwartz Seller
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 345-369) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • "With Respect and Feelings": Voices of West Indian Child Care and Domestic Workers in New York City / Shellee Colen -- The Immigrant Woman and Her Job: Agnes D., Mrs. E., Angelina, Minnie, Louise M., and Theresa M. / Caroline Manning -- "I Consider Myself a 'Theater Worker'..." / Dolores Frida -- "She Will Deny Herself Innocent Enjoyments": Dutiful Irish Daughters / John Francis Maguire -- Unmarried Mothers / Grace Abbott -- Syrian Women in Chicago: "New Responsibilities... New Skills" / Safia Haddad -- "Once You Marry Someone It Is Forever" / Michiko Tanaka -- The Vine and the Fruit / Hope Williams Sykes -- "We Want to Give a Complete Picture of Who We Are" "Palm Sunday 1981" / Lorenza -- A Family Disrupted: "Shikata Ga Nai" - This Cannot Be Helped" / Jeanne Wakatsuki Houston and James D. Houston -- "If One Could Help Another" / Vilhelm Moberg -- "Let Us Join Hands": The Polish Women's Alliance / Thaddeus Radzialowski -- Rosa and the Chicago Commons: "How Can I Not Love America?" / Marie Hall Ets
  • "The Free Vacation House" / Anzia Yezierska -- "I Bridge a Gap Between Two Cultures": Lyu-Volckhausen, Advocate for the Korean Community / Anne Field -- "People Who Do This Kind of Work Are in Such Danger of Burnout": Judy Baca, "Urban Artist" / Diane Neumaier -- "The Lessons Which Most Influenced My Life...Came from My Parents," / Harriet Pawlowska -- "An Impossible Dream": The Struggle for Higher Education / Elizabeth Loza Newby -- The Stubborn Twig: "My Double Dose of Schooling" / Monica Sone -- "I Am a Housewife": English Lessons for Vietnamese Women / Gail Paradise Kelly -- "Glad That I Am the Future" / a Memphis teenager -- Unfulfilled Aspirations: "Never Used the Brush and Ink" / Teiko Tomita -- At the End of the Sante Fe Trail / Blandina Segale -- "This Is Law, But Where Is the Justice of It" / Ernestine Potowski Rose -- "In Memoriam - American Democracy" / Emma Goldman -- The March of the Mill Children / Mary Harris ("Mother") Jones
  • Fasting for Suffrage: "We Don't Want Other Women Ever to Have to Do This Over Again" / Rose Winslow -- "Black Women of the World...Push Forward" / Amy Jacques Garvey -- "Why Did I Put Up With It All These Years": The Farah Strike / Lauri Coyle, Gail Hershatter and Emily Honig -- A Song for a Barbarian Reed Pipe / Maxine Hong Kingston -- The Parish and the Hill / Mary Doyle Curran -- "This Is Selina" / Paule Marshall -- "We Can Begin to Move toward Sisterhood" / Barbara Mikulski -- Join My Struggle: "A Poem for Marshall" / Anne Martinez -- Asian-American Women and Feminism: "Gender Equality . . . Is Not the Exclusive Agenda" / Lucie Cheng -- Generations of Women / Janice Mirikitani
Control code
28213620
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Rev., 2nd ed.
Extent
x, 378 pages
Isbn
9780791419038
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(WaOLN)1605996

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