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They never come back : a story of undocumented workers from Mexico

Author: Frans J Schryer
Publisher: Ithaca ; London : ILR Press, an imprint of Cornell University Press, 2014.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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For Mexicans on both sides of the border, the migrant experience changed significantly during the end of the twentieth century and the beginning of the twenty-first. In this book, the author draws on the experiences of indigenous people from a region in the Mexican state of Guerrero to explore the impact of this transformation on the lives of migrants.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Frans J Schryer
ISBN: 9780801453144 0801453143 9780801479618 0801479614
OCLC Number: 875404358
Description: viii, 160 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Contents: What happened to the Mexican miracle? --
"Struggling to get ahead" --
"No one lives there" --
"I feel sorry for them" --
"It used to be easy to cross the border" --
"In the United States all you do is work" --
"For me it is about the same" --
"Mexicans are good workers" --
"We can never hang out with our friends" --
"They only send you back if you are bad" --
"We must carry on our ancestors' traditions" --
"I don't have much in common with my cousin" --
The system is broken.
Responsibility: Frans J. Schryer.

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For Mexicans on both sides of the border, the migrant experience changed significantly during the end of the twentieth century and the beginning of the twenty-first. In this book, the author draws on the experiences of indigenous people from a region in the Mexican state of Guerrero to explore the impact of this transformation on the lives of migrants.

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