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Mexico–U.S. Migration, Social Exclusion, and HIV Risk: Multisectoral Approaches to Understanding and Preventing Infection

Jennifer S. Hirsch and Emily Vasquez

in HIV Prevention with Latinos: Theory, Research, and Practice

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199764303
eISBN:
9780199950232
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199764303.003.0006
Subject:
Social Work, Health and Mental Health

This chapter explores sources of HIV risk at the structural level, looking at the influence of policies across multiple sectors. The authors connect multisectoral determinants of risk to the robust ... More


Why Do People Migrate?: Identifying Diverse Mechanisms of Migration

Filiz Garip

in On the Move: Changing Mechanisms of Mexico-U.S. Migration

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780691161068
eISBN:
9781400883769
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691161068.003.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

This chapter provides an overview of the migration field, and a brief review of Mexico–U.S. migration flows up to 1965, the year the analysis here begins. It describes the data and methods that led ... More


“Your Place Is Where Your Family Is”: Family Migrants

Filiz Garip

in On the Move: Changing Mechanisms of Mexico-U.S. Migration

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780691161068
eISBN:
9781400883769
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691161068.003.0004
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

This chapter discuses a particular migrant group that doubled in size, as well as in its relative share among first-time migrants from Mexico to the United States, between 1987 and 1990. This group ... More


“Putting Down Roots”: Urban Migrants

Filiz Garip

in On the Move: Changing Mechanisms of Mexico-U.S. Migration

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780691161068
eISBN:
9781400883769
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691161068.003.0005
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

This chapter discusses a particular group that continually increased its share among the first-time migrants between 1965 and 2010—from less than 10 percent to nearly 70 percent. This group, called ... More


“Go Work Over There and Come Do Something Here”: Circular Migrants

Filiz Garip

in On the Move: Changing Mechanisms of Mexico-U.S. Migration

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780691161068
eISBN:
9781400883769
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691161068.003.0002
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

This chapter discusses a particular group that dominated the migrant stream from Mexico to the United States in 1965. The group contained a large share of men—many of them household heads who were ... More


“We Leave to Help Our Parents Economically”: Crisis Migrants

Filiz Garip

in On the Move: Changing Mechanisms of Mexico-U.S. Migration

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780691161068
eISBN:
9781400883769
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691161068.003.0003
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

This chapter discusses a new migrant group that replaced the circular migrants as the predominant group among the first-time Mexican migrants to the United States between 1980 and 1990. The group ... More


Mexicans, Canadians, and the Reconfiguration of Continental Migrations, 1915–1965

Bruno Ramirez

in Entangling Migration History: Borderlands and Transnationalism in the United States and Canada

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780813060736
eISBN:
9780813050898
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813060736.003.0003
Subject:
History, Social History

By adopting a comparative approach and a supra-national perspective, this chapter analyses the reconfiguration of migrations that occurred on a continental scale between the First World War and the ... More


Where Do We Go from Here?: Conditional Theories and Diverse Policies

Filiz Garip

in On the Move: Changing Mechanisms of Mexico-U.S. Migration

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780691161068
eISBN:
9781400883769
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691161068.003.0006
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

This chapter begins with the stories of three migrants to demonstrate the need to recognize that there might be different logics for migration, seek to identify the conditions under which each logic ... More


On the Move: Changing Mechanisms of Mexico-U.S. Migration

Filiz Garip

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780691161068
eISBN:
9781400883769
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691161068.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

Why do Mexicans migrate to the United States? Is there a typical Mexican migrant? Beginning in the 1970s, survey data indicated that the average migrant was a young, unmarried man who was poor, ... More


Introduction

Filiz Garip

in On the Move: Changing Mechanisms of Mexico-U.S. Migration

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780691161068
eISBN:
9781400883769
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691161068.003.0007
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

The introductory chapter provides an overview of the book’s main themes. This book is about Mexico–U.S. migration flows between 1965 and 2010. It seeks to characterize and explain the diversity in ... More


Agriculture and Migrants

Philip Martin

in Importing Poverty?: Immigration and the Changing Face of Rural America

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300139174
eISBN:
9780300156003
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300139174.003.0003
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

This chapter is concerned with U.S. farming systems and farm labor history. It discusses how agriculture in California expanded with the arrival of Mexican migrant and seasonal workers or braceros.


The Taco Truck: How Mexican Street Food Is Transforming the American City

Robert Lemon

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780252042454
eISBN:
9780252051296
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252042454.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

When primarily immigrant, day-laboring clientele eat a meal at a traditional taco truck, the taco truck becomes a significant social space in which Mexican cultural identity is reaffirmed. But the ... More


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