Ex Mex : from migrants to immigrants / Jorge G. Castañeda.
Author: Castañeda, Jorge G., 1953-
Edition: Pbk. ed.
Publisher: New York : New Press : Distributed by Perseus Distribution, 2009
ISBN: 9781595584557 (pbk.)
Description: xv, 222 p. ; 22 cm.
Subject: Mexicans United States.
Immigrants United States.
Foreign workers, Mexican United States.
Mexikanischer Einwanderer. swd
Mexico Emigration and immigration.
United States Emigration and immigration.
Mexico Emigration and immigration Government policy.
United States Emigration and immigration Government policy.
United States Relations Mexico.
Mexico Relations United States.
Notes: Copyright date 2007.
Contents: Preface -- 1 -- 2 -- 3 -- 4 -- 5 -- 6 -- 7 -- 8 -- Bibliographical appendix -- Index.
Summary: This book was written for all levels of readers interested in immigration issues, from general to expert. It provides a current, well-informed, and solidly grounded Mexican perspective on Mexican immigration to the U.S. Topics addressed include the current generation of immigrants, why they have chosen to move to the U.S., where they work, their ultimate goals, and possible ways to address the multiple concerns about the continuing immigration of Mexicans to the U.S.