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The Resource Immigration, Karen Miller, book editor

Immigration, Karen Miller, book editor

Label
Immigration
Title
Immigration
Statement of responsibility
Karen Miller, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Explores immigration through essays written by recent immigrants describing their experiences in America
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
304.8/73
Index
index present
LC call number
JV6601
LC item number
.I66 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1973-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Miller, Karen
Series statement
Social issues firsthand
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Refugees
Label
Immigration, Karen Miller, book editor
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0620/2006028630.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 104-107) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Finding a place in a new land -- Adapting to the American way of life -- Caught between cultures -- America's benefits -- A Hmong Christian puts faith in Western medicine Zai Xiong once he immigrates to the United States -- A Hmong teenager rejects his family's shamanism in favor of Christianity and Western medicine -- A Mexican immigrant learns the secret to success Javier Lares during his second trip to the United States -- An immigrant learns that knowing how to speak and write English provides more economic opportunities -- An Austrian bodybuilder believes in the American dream Arnold Schwarzenegger the governor of California, a first-generation immigrant, lists the ideals and values of the United States that inspired him to become a citizen in 1983-- Organizations to contact for further research
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
110 pages
Isbn
9780737728934
Lccn
2006028630
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
UC, IB, IMG, MS, MTI, WBL
System control number
BK0006942291
Label
Immigration, Karen Miller, book editor
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0620/2006028630.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 104-107) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Finding a place in a new land -- Adapting to the American way of life -- Caught between cultures -- America's benefits -- A Hmong Christian puts faith in Western medicine Zai Xiong once he immigrates to the United States -- A Hmong teenager rejects his family's shamanism in favor of Christianity and Western medicine -- A Mexican immigrant learns the secret to success Javier Lares during his second trip to the United States -- An immigrant learns that knowing how to speak and write English provides more economic opportunities -- An Austrian bodybuilder believes in the American dream Arnold Schwarzenegger the governor of California, a first-generation immigrant, lists the ideals and values of the United States that inspired him to become a citizen in 1983-- Organizations to contact for further research
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
110 pages
Isbn
9780737728934
Lccn
2006028630
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
UC, IB, IMG, MS, MTI, WBL
System control number
BK0006942291

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