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The Resource Importing poverty? : immigration and the changing face of rural America, Philip Martin

Importing poverty? : immigration and the changing face of rural America, Philip Martin

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Importing poverty? : immigration and the changing face of rural America
Title
Importing poverty?
Title remainder
immigration and the changing face of rural America
Statement of responsibility
Philip Martin
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Language
eng
Summary
American agriculture employs some 2.5 million workers during a typical year. Three fourths of these farm workers are immigrants, half are unauthorized, and most will leave seasonal farm work within a decade. This book looks at what these statistics mean for farmers, labourers, and rural America
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N$T
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illustrations
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index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Importing poverty? : immigration and the changing face of rural America, Philip Martin
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Importing poverty? : immigration and the changing face of rural America, Philip Martin
Link
http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt1npjgp
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 221-230) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Immigration to the United States -- Agriculture and migrants -- California fruits and vegetables -- Florida sugar, oranges, and tomatoes -- Meat and poultry -- Seasonal worker mobility -- Migrants : the integration challenge -- Labor shortages, mechanization, and food costs -- Reforming U.S. immigration policies -- Regularize and rationalize farm labor
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1 online resource (xxi, 242 pages)
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online
Isbn
9780300156003
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Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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illustrations
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not applicable
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Specific material designation
remote

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