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The Resource The world of Mexican migrants : the rock and the hard place, Judith Adler Hellman

The world of Mexican migrants : the rock and the hard place, Judith Adler Hellman

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The world of Mexican migrants : the rock and the hard place
Title
The world of Mexican migrants
Title remainder
the rock and the hard place
Statement of responsibility
Judith Adler Hellman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the personal stories of Mexican immigrants in the U.S. and why they were no longer able to make a living in their homeland following economic and political changes in the 1900s
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hellman, Judith Adler
Dewey number
305.868/72073
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
E184.M5
LC item number
H385 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mexican Americans
  • Immigrants
  • Mexicans
  • Mexican Americans
  • Immigrants
  • Migrant labor
  • Migrant labor
  • United States
  • Mexico
Label
The world of Mexican migrants : the rock and the hard place, Judith Adler Hellman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1: The rock -- Beto: those not with us -- Nopal verde: the life of a town -- San Rafael: a life of cooperation -- Marta: the tyranny of in-laws -- Dolores: "we only speak on Sundays" -- 2: The journey -- Tomás: traveling in style -- Elena: "absolutely still" -- Angel: cat and mouse -- Fernando: "a snake's breakfast" -- The Tucson consulate -- No more deaths -- Shanti and Daniel -- "Walking around, living their lives" -- 3: The hard place -- Carlos: names and networks -- Sara: "ten words in ten years" -- Francisco: the hardest place -- 4: To stay or to return home -- Julio: a quick exit -- Manuel: life after amnesty -- Patricia: weighing the good and the bad
Control code
163592701
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxiv, 256 pages
Isbn
9781565848382
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2007028947
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
map
System control number
(OCoLC)163592701
Label
The world of Mexican migrants : the rock and the hard place, Judith Adler Hellman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1: The rock -- Beto: those not with us -- Nopal verde: the life of a town -- San Rafael: a life of cooperation -- Marta: the tyranny of in-laws -- Dolores: "we only speak on Sundays" -- 2: The journey -- Tomás: traveling in style -- Elena: "absolutely still" -- Angel: cat and mouse -- Fernando: "a snake's breakfast" -- The Tucson consulate -- No more deaths -- Shanti and Daniel -- "Walking around, living their lives" -- 3: The hard place -- Carlos: names and networks -- Sara: "ten words in ten years" -- Francisco: the hardest place -- 4: To stay or to return home -- Julio: a quick exit -- Manuel: life after amnesty -- Patricia: weighing the good and the bad
Control code
163592701
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxiv, 256 pages
Isbn
9781565848382
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2007028947
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
map
System control number
(OCoLC)163592701

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