Global Philadelphia : immigrant communities old and new / edited by Ayumi Takenaka and Mary Johnson Osirim.
Contributor(s): Takenaka, Ayumi | Osirim, Mary Johnson.Material type: TextSeries: JSTOR eBooks.Philadelphia voices, Philadelphia visions: Publisher: Philadelphia : Temple University Press, 2010Description: 1 online resource (x, 310 pages) : illustrations, maps.Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781439900147; 1439900140.Subject(s): Immigrants -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History | Minorities -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History | Immigrants -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- Social conditions | Minorities -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- Social conditions | Community life -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia | Ethnicity -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia | TransnationalismAdditional physical formats: Print version:: Global Philadelphia.DDC classification: 305.8009748/11 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Philadelphia's immigrant communities in historical perspective / Ayumi Takenaka and Mary Johnson Osirim -- pt. I. Community formation and intra- (and inter- ) ethnic relations. 125 years of building Jewish immigrant communities in Philadelphia / Rakhmiel Peltz -- Mapping memories in stone : Italians and the transformation of a Philadelphia landscape / Joan Saverino -- Pan-Latino enclaves in Philadelphia and the formation of the Puerto Rican community / Victor Vazquez-Hernandez -- Opportunity, conflict, and communities in transition : historical and contemporary Chinese immigration to Philadelphia / Lena Sze -- pt. II. The role of institutions. German immigration to Philadelphia from the colonial period through the twentieth century / Birte Pfleger -- Changes in the behavior of immigrants : the Irish in Philadelphia / Noel J.J. Farley and Philip L. Kilbride -- Healthcare access for Mexican immigrants in South Philadelphia / Jennifer Atlas -- pt. III. Identity formation in a transnational context. Philadelphia's Haitian community : transnationalism and unity in the formation of identity / Garvey F. Lundy -- The new African diaspora : transnationalism and transformation in Philadelphia / Mary Johnson Osirim -- From Kerala to Philadelphia : the experiences of Malayalee, Hindu nurses in Philadelphia / Rasika Chakravarthy and Ajay Nair -- The other Asians in the other Philadelphia : understanding Cambodian experiences in neighborhoods, classrooms, and workplaces / Ellen Skilton-Sylvester and Keo Chea-Young.
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