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Latino Orlando : suburban transformation and racial conflict

Author: Simone Pierre Delerme
Publisher: Gainesville : University Press of Florida, [2020]
Series: Southern dissent.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
"Latino Orlando" portrays the experiences of first- and second-generation immigrants who have come to the Orlando metropolitan area from Puerto Rico, Cuba, Mexico, Venezuela, Colombia, and other Latin American countries. While much research on immigration focuses on urban destinations, Simone Delerme delves into a middle- and upper-class suburban context, highlighting the profound demographic and cultural  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Livres numériques
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Simone Pierre Delerme
ISBN: 081305737X 9780813057378
OCLC Number: 1259013391
Description: 1 ressource en ligne (xxiii, 181 pages).
Contents: Buenaventura lakes --
Latinization, landscapes, and soundscapes --
The fractured American dream --
Social class distinctions and the Latino elite --
The encargado system.
Series Title: Southern dissent.
Responsibility: Simone Delerme.

Abstract:

"Latino Orlando" portrays the experiences of first- and second-generation immigrants who have come to the Orlando metropolitan area from Puerto Rico, Cuba, Mexico, Venezuela, Colombia, and other Latin American countries. While much research on immigration focuses on urban destinations, Simone Delerme delves into a middle- and upper-class suburban context, highlighting the profound demographic and cultural transformation of anoverlooked immigrant hub.

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