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Author Schleef, Debra J., 1967- author

Title Latinos in Dixie : class and assimilation in Richmond, Virginia / Debra J. Schleef and H.B. Cavalcanti
Published Albany : SUNY Press, [2009]
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Description 1 online resource (xv, 220 pages) : illustrations
Contents Why study Latinos in Richmond? -- Segmented paths to Richmond -- Many roads to Richmond -- Living in multiple worlds -- Richmond Latino families : migrating globally, living locally -- Blue collar Latinos, white collar Latinos : discrimination and work opportunity in Richmond -- Religion and secular assimilation in Richmond -- Public life, political participation, and community presence -- What does it mean to be Latino in Dixie?
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Community life -- Virginia -- Richmond.
Hispanic Americans -- Cultural assimilation -- Virginia -- Richmond.
Hispanic Americans -- Virginia -- Richmond -- Social conditions.
Social classes -- Virginia -- Richmond.
Richmond (Va.) -- Ethnic relations.
Richmond (Va.) -- Social conditions.
Form Electronic book
Author Cavalcanti, H. B., 1956- author
LC no. 2009000583
ISBN 1438428812 (electronic bk.)
9781438428819 (electronic bk.)