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The Resource Immigrant vulnerability and resilience : comparative perspectives on Latin American immigrants during the Great Recession, María Aysa-Lastra, Lorenzo Cachón, editors

Immigrant vulnerability and resilience : comparative perspectives on Latin American immigrants during the Great Recession, María Aysa-Lastra, Lorenzo Cachón, editors

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Immigrant vulnerability and resilience : comparative perspectives on Latin American immigrants during the Great Recession
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Immigrant vulnerability and resilience
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comparative perspectives on Latin American immigrants during the Great Recession
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María Aysa-Lastra, Lorenzo Cachón, editors
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eng
Summary
This book explores how the current sustained economic slow-down in North America and Europe has increased immigrant vulnerability in the labor market and in their daily lives. It details the ways this global recession has affected the immigrants themselves, their identities, as well as their countries of origin. The book presents an interdisciplinary dialogue as well as offer a transatlantic comparative perspective. It first focuses on the immediate effects of the Great Recession on immigrants? employment. Next, it connects the experience of immigrants in the labor market with their experiences in the social arena in receiving societies. Coverage also explores the effects of the economic downturn on transnational practices, remittances and return of Latin American migrants to their countries of origin. This volume will be of great interest to faculty and graduate students who are interested in international migration studies from the fields of sociology, economics, anthropology, geography, political sciences, and other social sciences. It will also be of interest to professionals and policy makers working on international migration policy and the general public interested on the topic.--
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Aysa-Lastra, María
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illustrations
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no index present
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non fiction
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bibliography
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Cachón Rodríguez, Lorenzo
Series statement
International Perspectives on Migration
Series volume
11
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  • Social sciences
  • Population
  • Immigrants
  • United States
  • Spain
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Immigrant vulnerability and resilience : comparative perspectives on Latin American immigrants during the Great Recession, María Aysa-Lastra, Lorenzo Cachón, editors
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volume
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  • nc
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rdacarrier.
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text
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  • txt
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rdacontent.
Contents
I. Effects of the Great Recession on Latin American Immigrant Labor -- II. Understanding Immigrant Adaptation in Difficult Times -- III. Linking the Effects of the Great Recession in Destination and Origin Countries
Control code
FIEb17705757
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xii, 272 pages
Isbn
9783319147963
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unmediated
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rdamedia.
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  • n
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illustrations
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(OCoLC)898529239
Label
Immigrant vulnerability and resilience : comparative perspectives on Latin American immigrants during the Great Recession, María Aysa-Lastra, Lorenzo Cachón, editors
Publication
Copyright
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
I. Effects of the Great Recession on Latin American Immigrant Labor -- II. Understanding Immigrant Adaptation in Difficult Times -- III. Linking the Effects of the Great Recession in Destination and Origin Countries
Control code
FIEb17705757
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xii, 272 pages
Isbn
9783319147963
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)898529239

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