The Resource Immigration and the Family : Research and Policy on U.s. Immigrants

Immigration and the Family : Research and Policy on U.s. Immigrants

Label
Immigration and the Family : Research and Policy on U.s. Immigrants
Title
Immigration and the Family
Title remainder
Research and Policy on U.s. Immigrants
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Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book documents the third in a series of annual symposia on family issues--the National Symposium on International Migration and Family Change: The Experience of U.S. Immigrants--held at Pennsylvania State University. Although most existing literature on migration focuses solely on the origin, numbers, and economic success of migrants, this book examines how migration affects family relations and child development. By exploring the experiences of immigrant families, particularly as they relate to assimilation and adaptation processes, the text provides information that is central to a be
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Cataloging source
MHW
Dewey number
306.85089
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ536.I49
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Penn State University Family Issues Symposia Series
Label
Immigration and the Family : Research and Policy on U.s. Immigrants
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; IMMIGRATION AND THE FAMILY: Research and Policy on U.S. Immigrants; Copyright; Contents; Preface; PART I WHO MIGRATES, AND HOW DOES IT AFFECT FAMILY OUTCOMES?; 1 Ties That Bind: Immigration and Immigrant Families in the United States; 2 Immigrant Generations; 3 Migration and the Dynamics of Family Phenomena; 4 Immigrant Families at Risk: Factors That Undermine Chances for Success; PART II HOW DOES THE MIGRATION EXPERIENCE AFFECT CHILD AND ADOLESCENT DEVELOPMENT?; 5 The Psychological Experience of Immigration: A Developmental Perspective
  • 11 Asian Immigrant Variables and Structural Models of Cross-Cultural DistressPART IV WHAT POLICIES ENHANCE OR IMPEDE IMMIGRANT FAMILY LINKS TO U.S. INSTITUTIONS?; 12 Immigrant Families and Public Policy: A Deepening Divide; 13 Whither the 1950s? The Family and Macroeconomic Context of Immigration and Welfare Reformin the 1990s; 14 Immigrant Integration and Pending Legislation: Observations on Empirical Projections; 15 Immigration and the Family: An Overview; Author Index; Subject Index
  • 6 Research Perspectives on Constructs of Change: Intercultural Migration and Developmental Transitions7 Factors That Impact Developmental Outcomes of Immigrant Children; PART III HOW DO FAMILY STRUCTURE AND PROCESS CHANGE ACROSS SUCCEEDING GENERATIONS?; 8 Immigration and Sociocultural Change in Mexican, Chinese, and Vietnamese American Families; 9 Understanding Family Change Across Generations: Problems of Conceptualization and Research Design; 10 The Concept of ""Bicultural Families"" and Its Implications for Research on Immigrant and Ethnic Families
Control code
ocn823379741
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (317 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781136492471
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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.b32807399
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)823379741
  • pebco113649247X

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