The Resource Questioning the Cuban exile model : race, gender, and resettlement, 1959-1979, Cheris Brewer Current

Questioning the Cuban exile model : race, gender, and resettlement, 1959-1979, Cheris Brewer Current

Label
Questioning the Cuban exile model : race, gender, and resettlement, 1959-1979
Title
Questioning the Cuban exile model
Title remainder
race, gender, and resettlement, 1959-1979
Statement of responsibility
Cheris Brewer Current
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Utilizing an interdisciplinary approach, Current offers a fresh approach to a topic that has received a fair amount of attention. She questions traditional narratives on first and second wave Cuban immigration that construct a monolithic Cuban experience and identity. This traditional singular identity and experience is the basis of the Exile Model, which presents Cubans as overtly political, highly educated, universally white, economically successful, residents of Miami, and martyrs of Castro?s revolution. This oversimplification ignores the structural assistance that facilitated the Cuban?s
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
  • 325.27291097
  • 325.272910973
  • 325/.272910973
Index
index present
LC call number
E184.C97 C87 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
The New Americans: Recent Immigration and American Society
Label
Questioning the Cuban exile model : race, gender, and resettlement, 1959-1979, Cheris Brewer Current
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • 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
Introduction; Chapter 1; Normalizing Cuban Refugees: Representations ofWhiteness and Anti-Communism during the Cold War; Chapter 2; "You Are But Hours Away From Miami": ResettlementPolicies and Refugee Experiences with Relocation; Chapter 3; CubaNation: Cuban Communities across the United States; Chapter 4; Cuban Women in Transition: Exile, Work, andNegotiating New Experiences in the US; Chapter 5; Cuban Men in the US: Shifts in Masculinities; Chapter 6; Cuban-American Literature:Redefining Cubanness/Cubanía; Conclusion; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn818819052
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (208 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781593326456
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b35601589
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)818819052
  • pebcs1593326459

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