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Latinos in a Changing US Economy : Comparative Perspectives on Growing Inequality - Rebecca Morales

Latinos in a Changing US Economy

Comparative Perspectives on Growing Inequality

By: Rebecca Morales (Editor), Frank Bonilla (Editor)

Paperback Published: 1st April 1993
ISBN: 9780803949249
Number Of Pages: 280

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The contributors identify the increasing differences in income and social status between rich and poor, Anglos and Latinos, men and women, immigrant and native born, and suggest policy options that will reverse the growth of social inequality. National data as well as a series of case studies from important Latino cities such as New York, Los Angeles, San Antonio, Chicago and Miami are presented.

Restructuring and the New Inequality
The Changing Economic Position of Latinos in the US Labor Market Since 1939
The Illusion of Progress
Latinos in Los Angeles
Decline Within Decline
The New York Perspective
Economic Restructuring and the Process of Incorporation of Latinos Into the Chicago Economy
Cubans and the Changing Economy of Miami
The Changing Economic Position of Mexican Americans in San Antonio
Urban Transformation and Employment
An Unnatural Trade-Off
Latinos and Environmental Justice
Critical Theory and Policy in an Era of Ethnic Diversity
Economic Interdependence and Growing Inequality
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ISBN: 9780803949249
ISBN-10: 0803949243
Series: Sage Series on Race and Ethnic Relations
Audience: Professional
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 280
Published: 1st April 1993
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 21.49 x 14.12  x 1.85
Weight (kg): 0.37