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Across generations [electronic resource] : immigrant families in America / edited by Nancy Foner.

Contributor(s): Foner, Nancy, 1945-.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: New York : New York University Press, c2009Description: 1 online resource (vii, 235 p.).ISBN: 9781441615619 (electronic bk.); 144161561X (electronic bk.); 0814728464; 9780814728468.Subject(s): Families -- United States | Immigrant families -- United States -- Social conditions | United States -- Emigration and immigration | FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS -- Alternative Family | FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS -- Reference | Einwanderer | Eltern | Kind | USAGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Across generations.DDC classification: 306.85086/9120973 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Intergenerational relations in immigrants families / Nancy Foner -- Conflict, coping, and reconciliation : intergenerational relations in Chinese immigrant families / Min Zhou -- Emotions, sex, and money : the lives of Filipino children of immigrants / Yen Le Espiritu -- Spare the rod, ruin the child? : first- and second- generation West Indian child-rearing practices / Mary C. Waters and Jennifer E. Sykes -- Marry into a good family : transnational reproduction and intergenerational relations in Bangladeshi American families / Nazli Kibria -- Images of a wounded homeland : Sierra Leonean children and the new heart of darkness / JoAnn D'Alisera -- Caregiving across generations : aging, state assistance, and multigenerational ties among immigrants from the Dominican Republic / Greta Gilbertson -- Parents and children across borders : legal instability and intergenerational relations in Guatemalan and Salvadoran families / Cecilia Menj�ivar and Leisy Abrego -- Negotiating work and parenting over the life course : Mexican family dynamics in a binational context / Joanna Dreby.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Intergenerational relations in immigrants families / Nancy Foner -- Conflict, coping, and reconciliation : intergenerational relations in Chinese immigrant families / Min Zhou -- Emotions, sex, and money : the lives of Filipino children of immigrants / Yen Le Espiritu -- Spare the rod, ruin the child? : first- and second- generation West Indian child-rearing practices / Mary C. Waters and Jennifer E. Sykes -- Marry into a good family : transnational reproduction and intergenerational relations in Bangladeshi American families / Nazli Kibria -- Images of a wounded homeland : Sierra Leonean children and the new heart of darkness / JoAnn D'Alisera -- Caregiving across generations : aging, state assistance, and multigenerational ties among immigrants from the Dominican Republic / Greta Gilbertson -- Parents and children across borders : legal instability and intergenerational relations in Guatemalan and Salvadoran families / Cecilia Menj�ivar and Leisy Abrego -- Negotiating work and parenting over the life course : Mexican family dynamics in a binational context / Joanna Dreby.

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