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Unequal origins [electronic resource] : immigrant selection and the education of the second generation / Cynthia Feliciano.

By: Feliciano, Cynthia, 1973-.
Material type: TextTextSeries: New Americans (LFB Scholarly Publishing LLC): Publisher: New York : LFB Scholarly Pub. LLC, 2006Description: 1 online resource (xi, 177 p.) : ill.ISBN: 9781593322786 (electronic bk.); 159332278X (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Children of immigrants -- Education -- United States -- Cross-cultural studies | Immigrants -- Education -- Cross-cultural studies | Educational attainment -- United States -- Cross-cultural studies | Children of immigrants -- Education -- United States | Immigrants -- Education | Educational attainment -- United States | Electronic books | EDUCATION -- Students & Student LifeGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Unequal origins.DDC classification: 371.826/9120973 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Introduction -- Explaining ethnic differences: cultural and structural views -- Those who stay and those who leave -- Immigrant origins and second-generation ambitions -- Immigrant origins and second-generation attainment -- Upwards, downwards, sideways?: the assimilation trajectories of contemporary immigrant groups -- Conclusion: unequal origins, unequal outcomes.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 145-166) and index.

Introduction -- Explaining ethnic differences: cultural and structural views -- Those who stay and those who leave -- Immigrant origins and second-generation ambitions -- Immigrant origins and second-generation attainment -- Upwards, downwards, sideways?: the assimilation trajectories of contemporary immigrant groups -- Conclusion: unequal origins, unequal outcomes.

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