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Anarchist Immigrants in Spain and Argentina

Anarchist Immigrants in Spain and Argentina

James A. Baer

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252038990
eISBN:
9780252096976
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252038990.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

From 1868 through 1939, anarchists' migrations from Spain to Argentina and back again created a transnational ideology and influenced the movement's growth in each country. This book follows the ... More

A Century of TransnationalismImmigrants and Their Homeland Connections

A Century of Transnationalism: Immigrants and Their Homeland Connections

Nancy L Green and Roger Waldinger (eds)

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252040443
eISBN:
9780252098864
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252040443.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

The burgeoning literature on immigrant transnationalism is one of the academic success stories of our times. Yet having reminded scholars that migrants, in leaving home for a new life abroad, ... More

Gendered AsylumRace and Violence in U.S. Law and Politics

Gendered Asylum: Race and Violence in U.S. Law and Politics

Sara L. McKinnon

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252040450
eISBN:
9780252098888
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252040450.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

Women filing gender-based asylum claims have long faced skepticism and outright rejection within the U.S. immigration system. Despite erratic progress, the United States still fails to recognize ... More

Guest Workers and Resistance to U.S. Corporate Despotism

Guest Workers and Resistance to U.S. Corporate Despotism

Immanuel Ness

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252036279
eISBN:
9780252093371
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252036279.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

This book thoroughly investigates the use of guest workers in the United States, the largest recipient of migrant labor in the world. The book argues that the use of migrant labor is increasing in ... More

Immigrant Women Workers in the Neoliberal Age

Immigrant Women Workers in the Neoliberal Age

Nilda Flores-Gonzalez, Anna Romina Guevarra, and Maura Toro-Morn (eds)

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252037573
eISBN:
9780252094828
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252037573.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

To date, most research on immigrant women and labor forces has focused on the participation of immigrant women in formal labor markets. This book focuses on informal economies such as health care, ... More

Immigrants against the StateYiddish and Italian Anarchism in America

Immigrants against the State: Yiddish and Italian Anarchism in America

Kenyon Zimmer

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252039386
eISBN:
9780252097430
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252039386.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

From the 1880s through the 1940s, tens of thousands of first- and second-generation immigrants embraced the anarchist cause after arriving on American shores. This book explores why these migrants ... More

Latin American Migrations to the U.S. HeartlandChanging Social Landscapes in Middle America

Latin American Migrations to the U.S. Heartland: Changing Social Landscapes in Middle America

Linda Allegro and Andrew Grant Wood (eds)

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252037665
eISBN:
9780252094927
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252037665.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

Responding to inaccuracies concerning Latino immigrants in the United States as well as an anti-immigrant strain in the American psyche, this book examines the movement of the Latin American labor ... More

New Italian Migrations to the United StatesVol. 1: Politics and History since 1945

New Italian Migrations to the United States: Vol. 1: Politics and History since 1945

Laura Ruberto and Joseph Sciorra (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780252040955
eISBN:
9780252099496
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252040955.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

This book challenges the conventional Italian immigrant narrative through a re-evaluation of the political, social, and cultural significance of Italian emigration to the United States in the second ... More

Queer Migration PoliticsActivist Rhetoric and Coalitional Possibilities

Queer Migration Politics: Activist Rhetoric and Coalitional Possibilities

Karma R. Chávez

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252038105
eISBN:
9780252095375
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252038105.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

The battles for LGBTQ rights and immigrant rights have captured significant attention in the U.S. public sphere throughout the twenty-first century. Both movements, which are largely understood to be ... More

Virtual HomelandsIndian Immigrants and Online Cultures in the United States

Virtual Homelands: Indian Immigrants and Online Cultures in the United States

Madhavi Mallapragada

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252038631
eISBN:
9780252096563
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252038631.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

The Internet has transformed the idea of home for Indians and Indian Americans. This book analyzes home pages and other online communities organized by diasporic and immigrant Indians from the late ... More

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