New Immigrant Settlements in Rural America : Problems , Prospects , and Policies

@inproceedings{Jensen2006NewIS,
  title={New Immigrant Settlements in Rural America : Problems , Prospects , and Policies},
  author={Leif Magnus Jensen},
  year={2006}
}
Age composition 22 Race/ethnic composition 22 Marital status 23 Education 23 Employment and underemployment 24 Poverty 25 Food Stamp receipt 25 Home ownership 26 Health status 26 In summary 26 Research and Policy Directions 27 Data and Methods 29 References 31 6 Foreword W e often think of immigration as an urban phenomenon. We picture families with suitcases arriving by boat to Ellis Island and settling in New York and other cities that promised employment and recon-nection with family members… CONTINUE READING
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