Table of contents for Understanding mainland Puerto Rican poverty / Susan S. Baker.

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Part I
Viewing Puerto Ricans as Hispanic                            1
      1  Hispanics in the United States                     3
      2  The Journeys of Mexicans and Cubans                 14
      3  The Puerto Rican Journey                            32
      4   How the Journeys End                               51

Part II
Viewing Puerto Ricans Across the United States               71
      5  How Puerto Ricans Fare from Place to Place        73
      6  Internal Migration, A Response?                     90
      7  How Segregation Fits In                            103
      8  Puerto Rican Women and the Labor Force             121

Part III
Viewing Puerto Ricans Within the US. Economic
Structure                                                   141
     9  Immigrant Incorporation into U.S. Economy        143
     10  Puerto Rican Incorporation into New York           161
     11  Puerto Rican Incorporation into Areas Other Than
         New York                                          173


     12  Conclusion                                         199

Appendices                                                  209
         Appendix 1 Selected MSAs by Region                211
         Appendix 2 Dissimilarity Indexes for Selected
         MSAs, 1990                                        213

         Works Cited                                       215
         Index                                             225


 Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:
  Puerto Ricans United States Economic conditions, 
  Puerto Ricans United States Social conditions, 
  Puerto Ricans United States Statistics, 
  Poverty United States, 
  Poverty United States Statistics, 
  United States Economic conditions 1981-2001, 
  United States Ethnic relations