Population

Population

J. Dwight Hines of Point Park University reviews The Last Best Place? by Leah Schmalzbaue. Professor Schmalzbaue explores the multiple racial and class-related barriers that Mexican migrants must negotiate in the unique context of Montana’s rural gentrification. These daily life struggles and inter-group power...

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Hiu Ling Chan of Leiden University Institute for Area Studies reviews Beyond Borders: Stories of Yunnanese Chinese Migrants of Burma by Wen-Chin Chang. Since the Chinese Communist takeover in 1949 and subsequent political upheavals in China, an unprecedented number of Yunnanese refugees...

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Mark Overmyer-Velázquez reviews Corazón de Dixie: Mexicanos in the U.S. South Since 1910, by Julie Weise. The author argues that the narrative of a recent flux of Mexican migrants shifting the demographic profile of the southern United States is historically...

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