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Mexican Women and the Other Side of Immigration: Engendering Transnational Ties (Chicana Matters Series)

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Weaving narratives with gendered analysis and historiography of Mexicans in the Midwest, this title examines the transnational community created between San Ignacio Cerro Gordo, Jalisco, and Detroit, Michigan, in the 20th century, asserting that both the community of origin and the receiving community are integral to an immigrant's everyday life.
Hardcover, 211 pages
Published June 15th 2010 by University of Texas Press (first published May 1st 2010)
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This book was pretty interesting and described the lives of women who moved back and forth between San Ignacio, Mexico and Detroit, Michigan.
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