Ethnic Los Angeles /

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Other Authors / Creators:Waldinger, Roger David.
Bozorgmehr, Mehdi.
Format: Book
Imprint: New York : Russell Sage Foundation, [1996]
Table of Contents:
  • The making of a multicultural metropolis / Roger Waldinger and Mehdi Bozorgmehr
  • Historical perspectives : immigration and the rise of a distinctive urban region, 1900-1970 / John H.M. Laslett
  • Population change : immigration and ethnic transformation / Georges Sabagh and Mehdi Bozorgmehr
  • Residential patterns : avoidance, assimilation, and succession / William A.V. Clark
  • Language : diversity and assimilation / David E. Lopez
  • The labor market : immigrant effects and racial disparities / Paul Ong and Abel Valenzuela, Jr.
  • Self-employment : mobility ladder or economic lifeboat? / Ivan Light and Elizabeth Roach
  • The manufacturing economy : ethnic and gender divisions of labor / Allen J. Scott
  • The Mexican-origin population : permanent working class or emerging middle class? / Vilma Ortiz
  • Central Americans : at the bottom, struggling to get ahead / David E. Lopez, Eric Popkin, and Edward Telles
  • Asians : the "model minoritity" deconstructed / Lucie Cheng and Philip Q. Yang
  • Middle Easterners : a new kind of immigrant / Mehdi Bozorgmehr, Claudia Der-Martirosian, and Georges Sabagh
  • African Americans : social and economic bifurcation / David M. Grant, Melvin L. Oliver, and Angela D. James
  • Anglos : beyond ethnicity? / Roger Waldinger and Michael Lichter
  • Ethinicity and opportunity in the plural city / Roger Waldinger.