Contemporary Conversations on Immigration in the United States: The View from Prince George's County, Maryland

Contemporary Conversations on Immigration in the United States: The View from Prince George's County, Maryland

by Judith Noemi Freidenberg

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781498538138
Publisher: Lexington Books
Publication date: 03/23/2018
Series: Anthropology of Well-Being: Individual, Community, Society Series
Pages: 204
Product dimensions: 5.97(w) x 9.03(h) x 0.66(d)

About the Author

Judith Noemí Freidenberg is professor of anthropology at the University of Maryland and director of The Anthropology of the Immigrant Life Course Research Program.

Table of Contents

Introduction: Understanding the United States through the Immigrant Life Course
Part I: Contexts of Immigrant Experience
Chapter 1: The People of Prince George’s County
Chapter 2: Conversations about County Identity
Part II: Testimonies of Immigrant Experience
Chapter 3: Growing Up, Making an Exit Decision, and Leaving
Chapter 4: Immigrant Journeys
Chapter 5: Life Changes in New Destinations
Part III: Globalizing the Immigrant Experience
Chapter 6: Ideology of the “Good Life”
Chapter 7: Imagined and Empirical Frontiers
Epilogue: To Continue the Conversations
Appendix 1: Immigrant Experience Interview Schedule
Appendix 2: Video Links

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