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Contents About the Series 000 Acknowledgments 000 Introduction 000 Part I. Borderlands as Sites of Struggle 000 Rosa Linda Fregoso, Toward a Planetary Civil Society 000 Leo R. Chavez, A Glass Half Empty: Latina Reproduction and Public Discourse 000 Adelaida R. Del Castillo, Illegal Status and Social Citizenship: Thoughts on Mexican Immigrants in a Postnational World 000 Eithne Luibheid, "Looking Like a Lesbian": The Organization of Sexual Monitoring at the United States-Mexican Border 000 Jonathan Xavier Inda, The Value of Immigrant Life 000 Part II. The Topography of Violence Leslie Salzinger, Manufacturing Sexual Subjects: "Harassment," Desire, and Discipline on a Maquiladora Shopfloor 000 Melissa W. Wright, The Dialectics of Still Life: Murder, Women, and Maquiladoras 000 Sylvanna M. Falc¿n, Rape as a Weapon of War: Militarized Rape at the U.S.-Mexico Border 000 Gloria Gonz¿lez-L¿pez, "Nunca he dejado de tener terror": Sexual Violence in the Lives of Mexican Immigrant Women 000 Part III. Flexible Accumulation and Resistance X¿chitl Casta¿eda and Patricia Zavella, Changing Constructions of Sexuality and Risk: Migrant Mexican Women Farmworkers in California 000 Faranak Miraftab, Space, Gender, and Work: Home-Based Workers in Mexico 000 Mar¿a de la Luz Ibarra, Mexican Immigrant Women and the New Domestic Labor 000 Cynthia Cranford "ÁAqu¿ estamos y no nos vamos!" Justice for Janitors in Los Angeles and New Citizenship Claims 000 Part IV. Family Formations and Transnational Social Networks Norma Ojeda de la Pe¿a, Transborder Families and Gendered Trajectories of Migration and Work 000 Laura Velasco Ortiz, Women, Migration, and Household Survival Strategies: Mixtec Women in Tijuana 000 Sylvia Chant, Single-Parent Families: Choice or Constraint? The Formation of Female-Headed Households in Mexican Shanty Towns 000 Denise A. Segura, Working at Motherhood: Chicana and Mexican Immigrant Mothers and Employment 000 Pierrette Hondagneu-Sotelo and Ernestine Avila, "I'm Here, but I'm There": The Meanings of Latina Transnational Motherhood 000 Part V. Transculturation and Identity in Daily Life Victoria Malkin, Reproduction of Gender Relations in the Mexican Migrant Community of New Rochelle, New York 000 Jennifer S. Hirsch, "En el norte la mujer manda": Gender, Generation, and Geography in a Mexican Transnational Community 000 Olga N¿jera-Ram¿rez, Unruly Passions: Poetics, Performance, and Gender in the Ranchera Song 000 Deborah Paredez, Becoming Selena, Becoming Latina 000 Felicity Schaeffer-Grabiel, Cyberbrides and Global Imaginaries: Mexican Women's Turn from the National to the Foreign 000 Bibliography 000 Contributors 000 Index 000
Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:
Women immigrants -- Mexican-American Border Region -- Social conditions.
Mexican American women -- Mexican-American Border Region -- Social conditions.
Mexicans -- Mexican-American Border Region -- Social conditions.
Social change -- Mexican-American Border Region.
Mexican-American Border Region -- Emigration and immigration -- Social aspects.