Immigrant Women's Lives

Immigrant Women's Lives : Weaving Garment Work and Legislative Policy

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First published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa more

Product details

  • Paperback | 213 pages
  • 138 x 216 x 12.7mm | 249g
  • Taylor & Francis Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 1138880213
  • 9781138880214

Table of contents

Content Acknowledgements List of Tables Introduction Chapter 1: Threading Past and Present Immigration Policy and Labor Chapter 2: Designing the Study - Research Methods and Context Chapter 3: "Oh My God!!" - Arriving in the United States Chapter 4: "It's Different Here" - Cross Cultural Experiences in the United States Chapter 5: Experiences and Changes in the Work Force Employment Status and Involvement Chapter 6: The Good and the Bad - Work on the Factory Floor Chapter 7: Bridging Life Stories and Policy Implications Chapter 8: Weaving Legislation and Lives Bibliography Indexshow more