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Legacies: The Story of the Immigrant Second Generation
List of Tables and Figures Preface Acknowledgments 1. Twelve Stories Miami Stories MarIa de los Angeles and Yvette Santana: August 1993 Melanie Fernandez-Rey: September 1993 Aristide Maillol: AugustExpand
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Ages, Life Stages, and Generational Cohorts: Decomposing the Immigrant First and Second Generations in the United States 1
This article focuses on problems with the definition and empirical identification of immigrant “first” and “second” generations in the United States. These loosely conceived aggregates are decomposedExpand
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The Crucible Within: Ethnic Identity, Self-Esteem, and Segmented Assimilation among Children of Immigrants 1
Focusing on the formation of ethnic self-identities during adolescence, this article examines the psychosocial adaptation of children of immigrants from Asia, Latin America and the Caribbean. TheExpand
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Immigrant America: A Portrait.
This book, a study of the odysseys of millions of newcomers from all over the world to the United States, has itself been an odyssey. We began work on the first edition of Immigrant America, ourExpand
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The Adaptation of Southeast Asian Refugee Youth: A Comparative Study
This report presents the results of a comparative study conducted in 1986-87 in San Diego, California, of the adaptation of refugee youth from Vietnam, Cambodia, and Laos. The project examined bothExpand
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Assimilation and its Discontents: Between Rhetoric and Reality 1
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  • Sociology, Medicine
  • The International migration review
  • 1 December 1997
The process of immigrant assimilation is typically and uncritically conceived as one of linear progress – becoming similar to the dominant group in the place of destination is presumed to be a goodExpand
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Turning points in the transition to adulthood: Determinants of educational attainment, incarceration, and early childbearing among children of immigrants
Abstract This article first sketches a contemporary portrait of the immigrant first and second generations of the United States, examining national-level census data to specify differences byExpand
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Ties that Bind: Immigration and Immigrant Families
Immigration to the United States is largely a family affair, and will remain so for the probable future, regardless of the reforms and restrictions that may make their way through the legislativeExpand
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Ethnicities: children of immigrants in America
Author(s): Hernandez, David Manuel; Glenn, Evelyn Nakano; Portes, Alejandro; Rumbaut, Ruben G; Rumbaut, Ruben G; Portes, Alejandro; Hernandez, David Manuel; Rumbaut, Ruben G; Rumbaut, Ruben G |Expand
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