Understanding Mainland Puerto Rican Poverty

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Pub. Date: 2002-10-01
Publisher(s): Temple Univ Pr
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Table of Contents

Viewing Puerto Ricans as Hispanicp. 1
Hispanics in the United Statesp. 3
The Journeys of Mexicans and Cubansp. 14
The Puerto Rican Journeyp. 32
How the Journeys Endp. 51
Viewing Puerto Ricans Across the United Statesp. 71
How Puerto Ricans Fare from Place to Placep. 73
Internal Migration, A Response?p. 90
How Segregation Fits Inp. 103
Puerto Rican Women and the Labor Forcep. 121
Viewing Puerto Ricans Within the U.S. Economic Structurep. 141
Immigrant Incorporation into U.S. Economyp. 143
Puerto Rican Incorporation into New Yorkp. 161
Puerto Rican Incorporation into Areas Other Than New Yorkp. 173
Conclusionp. 199
Selected MSAs by Regionp. 211
Dissimilarity Indexes for Selected MSAs, 1990p. 213
Works Citedp. 215
Indexp. 225
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