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Title Ethnic Los Angeles / Roger Waldinger and Mehdi Bozorgmehr, editors.

Imprint New York : Russell Sage Foundation, c1996.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Glendale History Room Reference    305.8 ETH    Available
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    305.8 ETH    Available
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    305.8 ETH    Available
Description xiv, 497 p. : ill., map ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
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.
Subject Ethnology -- California -- Los Angeles.
Immigrants -- California -- Los Angeles.
Pluralism (Social sciences) -- California -- Los Angeles.
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Ethnic relations.
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Race relations.
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Population.
Added Author Waldinger, Roger David.
Bozorgmehr, Mehdi.
ISBN 0871549018 (cloth : alk. paper)
0871549026 (pbk.) :

 
    
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