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Migrants, regional identities and Latin American cities

Migrants, regional identities and Latin American cities

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Published by American Anthropological Association in [Arlington, Va.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Latin America.
    • Subjects:
    • Rural-urban migration -- Latin America.,
    • Migration, Internal -- Latin America.,
    • Regionalism -- Latin America.,
    • Group identity -- Latin America.,
    • Ethnicity -- Latin America.,
    • Urbanization -- Latin America.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Teófilo Altamirano and Lane Ryo Hirabayashi ; Xavier Albó ... [et al.] ; foreword by Stephen D. Glazier.
      SeriesSociety for Latin American Anthropology publication series ;, v. 13
      ContributionsAltamirano, Teófilo., Hirabayashi, Lane Ryo., Albó, Xavier, 1934-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHB1990.5.A3 M55 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 180 p. :
      Number of Pages180
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL658209M
      ISBN 100913167797
      LC Control Number97003401

      The closure of borders this year by governments across Latin America in response to the coronavirus paused, and threatens to reverse, several years of largely receptive immigration policy. The exodus of Venezuelans as well as Nicaraguans and Central Americans from their countries has been met with varying levels of welcome. Latin American culture is the formal or informal expression of the people of Latin America and includes both high culture (literature and high art) and popular culture (music, folk art, and dance) as well as religion and other customary practices.. Definitions of Latin America vary. From a cultural perspective, Latin America generally refers to those parts of the Americas of Spanish and.

      About 40 percent of immigrants are young adults between the ages of 25 compared to about 23 percent of the entire U.S population; Immigration are less likely to be elderly people; only 5 percent of immigrants are over the compared to 12 percent of the entire U.S population; Children under 15 comprise 16 percent of immigrants, compared to 21 percent for the total U.S population. Cities; Identities; Environment. Share. Ma by Chuck Kapelke. Video: "Immigration and the American Ethos" Book Talk. Recorded on March 6, , this panel discussion focused on the book "Immigration and the American Ethos," by Morris Levy, Assistant Professor of Political Science at the University of Southern California, and Matthew.

        A panel discussion on the release of the Regional Migration Study Group's final report, Thinking Regionally to Compete Globally: Leveraging Migration & Human Capital in the U.S., Mexico, and Central America, outlining its findings and offering recommendations to policymakers in the region.   For nearly two decades I have been studying the globalization of the rural U.S. South. Begun alongside a worker center in Mississippi’s poultry region, this research considers how the recent influx of Latin American migrants is impacting regional identities, racial hierarchies, industrial relations, and labor organizing.


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"An interesting collection exploring the intersection of such issues as ethnicity, migration, urbanism, and nationalism. The Mesoamerican specialist will find Hirabayashi's discussion of regional identity among Zapotec migrants living in Mexico City and Michael Kearny's discussion of transnationalism particularly interesting"--Handbook of Latin American Studies, v.

Latino Immigrants and the Transformation of the U.S. South is an impressive book that addresses a contentious topic through a breadth of scholarly perspectives and sources.

The use of in-depth ethnographies, focus groups, and interviews with undocumented workers adds a poignant and powerful component to some of the chapters.5/5(3). In this Book. Between the mid-nineteenth and mid-twentieth centuries, an influx of Europeans, Asians, and Arabic speakers indelibly changed the face of Latin America.

While many studies of this period focus on why the immigrants came to the region, Migrants volume addresses how the newcomers helped construct national identities in the Caribbean, Mexico, Argentina, and by: Migrants, Regional Identities & Latin American Cities. Edited by Teofilo Altamirano, Lane Ryo Hirabayashi, Xavier Albo.

$ - Migrants, Regional Identities Member Price. $ - Migrants, Regional Identities Nonmember Price Moralizing States and the Ethnography of the Present. Migrants, Regional Identities and Latin American Cities; Memoirs and Special Publications Other Publications; EPIC Proceedings; Published on behalf of the Ethnographic Praxis in Industry Conference; Perspectives; An open access cultural anthropology textbook produced by the Society for Anthropology in Community Colleges; Explorations.

3 1. Introduction This paper aims to update the existing literature and the evidence about socio-demographic effects of migration (mainly internal migration) on he Latin American cities, either.

Inalmost 37 million Latin Americans (one in seven global migrants) lived outside of their native countries. Many emigrated to the United States and Europe, while others decided to set up roots in neighboring countries. Half of the migrants living in Argentina, around one million people, are from Bolivia and Paraguay.

Migrants, Communities, and Culture Migrants, Communities, and Culture behind other major American cities in attracting immigrants; during the s, the foreign-born as The centrality of the arts to migrants’ struggle for identity is itself a source of friction with the larger society.

For migrants seeking to recapture a lost past. In Mexico and Latin America, old migratory patterns are changing as migrants move to a wider range of cities and countries, creating regional challenges and : Damien Cave.

INTRODUCTION. Migration from Latin America and the Caribbean to the United States has grown steadily over the past forty years. Total number of migrants has doubled from toamounting to over 40 million people (See Figures 1 and 2).

These migration flows respond to global demands for foreign labor, in large part low skilled. "Barrio America is the strongest, most sophisticated rebuttal to the idea that immigration from Latin America has destroyed our country.

In prose as eloquent as it is prescient, A.K. Sandoval-Strausz upends the notion that America's cities were in decay from the /5(2). Discount prices on books by Teofilo Altamirano, including titles like Migrants, Regional Identities and Latin American Cities (Society for Latin American Anthropology Publication Series;, V.

13). Click here for the lowest price. The book is a valuable contribution to immigration courses in sociology, history, ethnic studies, American Studies, and Latino Studies. It is one of the first, and certainly the most accessible, to fully take into account the plurality of experiences, identities, and national origins constituting the Latino category.

Author(s): Altamirano,T; Hirabayashi,L R; Albo,X; Carrasco,H; Doughty,P L; Kearney,M; Mitchell,W P; Roberts,B Title(s): Migrants, regional identities and Latin. While migrants entering Europe and North America grab most of the attention, millions of Latin Americans are making shorter journeys to neighboring nations including Colombia, Peru, Ecuador.

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — In his new book, "Barrio America: How Latino Immigrants Saved the American City," Penn State Professor A.K. Sandoval-Strausz details the significant role that Latino immigration played in reviving America's largest cities in the late 20th and early 21st centuries.

Most people had given up on American cities 30 years ago. 12 Nonfiction Books About Immigration. By E. Ce (an American-educated freelance architect married to — just one — American woman.) This book speaks to.

8 Must-Read Immigration Stories By and About Latinos Jamie Canaves There’s been a lot of talk about immigration this year, with a lot of the conversation centering around Latino immigrants.

The loudest seems to have been the hateful, racist, stereotypical conversations (shouts?) that, let’s be honest, come mostly from people. What will the ethnic, racial and cultural face of the United States look like in the upcoming decades, and how will the American population adapt to these changes.

Immigration, Cultural Identity, and Mental Health: Psycho-social Implications of the Reshaping of America outlines the various psychosocial impacts of immigration on cultural identity and its impact on mainstream culture. Immigration from Latin America played a central role in the U.S.

Hispanic population’s growth and its identity during the s and s. But by the s, U.S. births overtook the arrival of new immigrants as the main driver of Hispanic population dynamics. Immigration is not undermining the American experiment; it is an integral part of it.

We are a nation of immigrants. Successive waves of immigrants have kept our country demographically young.

The Latin America and Caribbean region was the world’s fastest-growing source of international migrants from through However, growth in the number of emigrants from this region has slowed dramatically in recent years – due in large part to a slowdown of people leaving Mexico, according to a Pew Research Center analysis of government data.

Haitians, Hondurans, Salvadorans, and Nicaraguans make up the approximatelyimmigrants from Latin American and the Caribbean at risk of being deported from the United States as their Temporary Protected Status expires through These migrants come from four out of the ten countries for which the U.S.

government grants TPS, as it’s known, to refugees escaping conflicts or .