ISBN-10:
0745662366
ISBN-13:
9780745662367
Pub. Date:
05/19/2014
Publisher:
Wiley
Immigrant Networks and Social Capital / Edition 1

Immigrant Networks and Social Capital / Edition 1

by Carl L. Bankston III

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780745662367
Publisher: Wiley
Publication date: 05/19/2014
Series: Immigration and Society Series
Pages: 240
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction: Beyond Individual Migration 8

1 Social Networks in Immigration 15

2? Immigration and Social Capital 24

3? Networks Within and Across Nations 41

4? Family Ties 61

5? Enclaves, Neighborhoods, and Communities 76

6? The Role of Formal Institutions 94

7? Adaptation: Employment and the Economy 108

8? Adaptation: Educational Attainment and Achievement 126

Conclusion: Networks, Social Capital, and Immigrants 143

Reference 150

Index 166

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