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Contents List of Tables and Figures Acknowledgments Introduction Raquel R. M¿rquez and Harriett D. Romo Chapter 1 A Demographic Profile of Children and Families in the U.S.-Mexico Border Region Yolanda C. Padilla and Ana Marie Argilagos Chapter 2 An Overview of Children and Youth on the Northern Mexican Border Catalina Palmer Chapter 3 The Extended Border: A Case Study of San Antonio as a Transnational City Harriett D. Romo Chapter 4 The Complex Picture of Cities near the U.S.-Mexico Border: The Case of Southern California Belinda I. Reyes and Amanda G. Bailey Chapter 5 Maquiladora or Cross-Border Commute: The Employment of Members of Households in Five Mexican Border Cities Marie-Laure Coub¿s Chapter 6 Transborder Interactions and Transnational Processes in the Border Community of Laredo, Texas Raquel R. M¿rquez Chapter 7 Coming of Age across Borders: Family, Gender, and Place in the Lives of Second-Generation Transnational Mexicanas Patricia S¿nchez Chapter 8 "I'm Bien Pocha": Borderlands Epistemologies and the Teaching of English in Mexico Mary A. Petr¿n Chapter 9 The Real and the Symbolic: Visualizing Border Spaces Amelia Malagamba-Ans¿tegui Chapter 10 Latina Entrepreneurship in the Borderlands: Family Well-Being and Poverty Reduction Policies B¿rbara J. Robles Chapter 11 Public Policy Changes on the U.S.-Mexico Border Irasema Coronado Contributors Index
Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:
Family -- Mexican-American Border Region.
Mexican American women -- Mexican-American Border Region -- Social conditions.
Women immigrants -- Mexican-American Border Region -- Social conditions.