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Tienda, Marta

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Works: 160 works in 288 publications in 2 languages and 8,498 library holdings
Genres: Cross-cultural studies  Conference proceedings 
Roles: Editor
Classifications: E184.S75, 305.868073090511
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Multiple origins, uncertain destinies Hispanics and the American future ( )
12 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 1,735 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Given current demographic trends, nearly one in five U.S. residents will be of Hispanic origin by 2025. This major demographic shift and its implications for both the United States and the growing Hispanic population make Multiple Origins, Uncertain Destinies a most timely book. This report from the National Research Council describes how Hispanics are transforming the country as they disperse geographically. It considers their roles in schools, in the labor market, in the health care system, and in U.S. politics. The book looks carefully at the diverse populations encompassed by the term Hispanic, representing immigrants and their children and grandchildren from nearly two dozen Spanish-speaking countries. It describes the trajectory of the younger generations and established residents, and it projects long-term trends in population aging, social disparities, and social mobility that have shaped and will shape the Hispanic experience
Hispanics and the future of America ( )
11 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 1,460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Youth in cities a cross-national perspective by Marta Tienda ( )
14 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 1,274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Using both comparative evidence and case studies, this volume illustrates the common needs of youth throughout the world, despite the highly varied socio-cultural circumstances in which they develop, and makes a case for the role of youth as creative social assets and positive forces for social change
The Hispanic population of the United States by Frank D Bean ( Book )
9 editions published between 1987 and 1990 in English and held by 821 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hispanics in the U.S. economy by George J Borjas ( Book )
4 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Divided opportunities : minorities, poverty, and social policy ( Book )
4 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ethnicity and causal mechanisms by Michael Rutter ( Book )
5 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This book explains the role of ethnicity in group differences across social and psychopathological settings
The color of opportunity : pathways to family, welfare, and work by Ḥayah Shṭayer ( Book )
5 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The culmination of a six-year collaboration analyzing the Urban Poverty and Family Life Survey of Chicago, The Color of Opportunity is the first major work to compare Chicago's inner city minorities with national populations of similar race and ethnicity from a life course perspective. The authors find that blacks, whites, Mexicans, and Puerto Ricans living in poor neighborhoods differ in their experiences with early material deprivation and the lifetime disadvantages that accumulate - but they do not differ much from the urban poor in their family formation, welfare participation, or labor force attachment. Stier and Tienda find little evidence for ghetto-specific behavior, but they document the myriad ways color still restricts economic opportunity."--BOOK JACKET
Beyond admissions : re-thinking college opportunities and outcomes ( Book )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The articles in this volume use data from the Texas Higher Education Opportunity Project survey on Texas high school students' college application and enrollment decisions to analyze the effect of gender and racial composition and changes in admissions policy on post-secondary enrollment and academic performance
Africa on the move : African migration and urbanisation in comparative perspective ( Book )
6 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Drug connection in U.S.-Mexican relations ( Book )
5 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Migrant youths and children of migrants in a globalized world by Alícia Adserà ( Book )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
México y Estados Unidos en la cadena internacional del narcotráfico by Guadalupe González González ( Book )
6 editions published in 1989 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Immigration : issues & policies ( Book )
3 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The economic consequences of immigration by George J Borjas ( Book )
3 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Zinacanteco women, prediction for change in a Mexican village by Joanne Hogan ( Book )
7 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Energy-related adaptations in low income nonmetropolitan Wisconsin counties : toward a behavioral approach by Marta Tienda ( Book )
2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Racial equality in the labor market : still an elusive goal? by Franklin D Wilson ( Book )
3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Migration, market insertion, and earnings determination of Mexicans, Puerto Ricans, and Cubans by Marta Tienda ( Book )
2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Migration, preferential worker status, and employment : divergent paths of Hispanic market insertion in the United States by Marta Tienda ( Book )
2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Spanish (5)
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