The Resource Importing poverty? : immigration and the changing face of rural America, Philip Martin, (electronic resource/)

Importing poverty? : immigration and the changing face of rural America, Philip Martin, (electronic resource/)

Label
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
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
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
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
331.5/440973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
JV6456
LC item number
.M36 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Importing poverty? : immigration and the changing face of rural America, Philip Martin, (electronic resource/)
Link
http://library.quincycollege.edu:2048/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=302223
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
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
Control code
ocn586149574
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (access may be restricted)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institution
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
  • 22573/ctt111rrj
  • 67B731C3-EA0A-4855-BFF3-261C359C28DC
Label
Importing poverty? : immigration and the changing face of rural America, Philip Martin, (electronic resource/)
Link
http://library.quincycollege.edu:2048/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=302223
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
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
Control code
ocn586149574
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (access may be restricted)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institution
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
  • 22573/ctt111rrj
  • 67B731C3-EA0A-4855-BFF3-261C359C28DC

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