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The Promised Land?

The Lives and Voices of Hispanic Immigrants in the New South

By Patricia L. Goerman

Routledge – 2006 – 168 pages

Series: Latino Communities: Emerging Voices - Political, Social, Cultural and Legal Issues

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Description

Through analysis of in-depth interviews with seventy-three Hispanic immigrants in Central Virginia, this book offers a rare in-depth look at the views and circumstances of immigrants in a new receiving area. It provides an examination of the new migration trend including an analysis of immigrants' living and working conditions, their family life, and their plans for the future.

Author Bio

Patricia Goerman is currently working as a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the United States Census Bureau. Her most recent publication is a chapter in Complex Ethnic Households in America.

Name: The Promised Land?: The Lives and Voices of Hispanic Immigrants in the New South (Paperback)Routledge 
Description: By Patricia L. Goerman. Through analysis of in-depth interviews with seventy-three Hispanic immigrants in Central Virginia, this book offers a rare in-depth look at the views and circumstances of immigrants in a new receiving area. It provides an examination of the new...
Categories: Sociology & Social Policy