x

Our Privacy Policy has changed. By using this site, you agree to the Privacy Policy.

Immigrant Women

ISBN-10: 0791419045
ISBN-13: 9780791419045
Edition: 2nd 1994 (Revised)
Authors: Maxine S. Seller
List price: $31.95 Buy it from $31.81
30 day, 100% satisfaction guarantee

If an item you ordered from TextbookRush does not meet your expectations due to an error on our part, simply fill out a return request and then return it by mail within 30 days of ordering it for a full refund of item cost.

Learn more about our returns policy

New Starting from $31.81
what's this?
Rush Rewards U
Members Receive:
coins
coins
You have reached 400 XP and carrot coins. That is the daily max!

Study Briefs

Limited time offer: Get the first one free! (?)

All the information you need in one place! Each Study Brief is a summary of one specific subject; facts, figures, and explanations to help you learn faster.

Add to cart
Study Briefs
Periodic Table Online content $4.95 $1.99
Add to cart
Study Briefs
Psychology Online content $4.95 $1.99

Customers also bought

Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading

Book details

List price: $31.95
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 1994
Publisher: State University of New York Press
Publication date: 7/1/1994
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 378
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.25" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.562
Language: English

Introduction
Why They Came
About a Wheat Field and a Bowl of Barley Porridge
"Factory Girls"
"My Education and Aspirations Demanded More"
"He Has the Right to Command You"
"I Remember How Scared I Was"
"I Am Alive to Tell You This Story �"
Surviving in a New Land
Issei Women: "Picture Brides" in America
"I Escaped with My Life"
"Urbanization Without Breakdown"
The Diary of a Rent Striker: "Harlem and Hope"
"Paths upon Water"
Strategies for Growing Old: Basha Is a Survivor
Work
"Better We Glean Than Our Children Starve"
A Physician in the "First True 'Woman's Hospital' in the World"
"The Duties of the Housewife Remain Manifold and Various"
"With Respect and Feelings": Voices of West Indian Child Care and Domestic Workers in New York City
The Immigrant Woman and Her Job: Agnes D., Mrs. E., Angelina, Minnie, Louise M., and Theresa M.
"I Consider Myself a 'Theater Worker' �"
Family
"She Will Deny Herself Innocent Enjoyments": Dutiful Irish Daughters
Unmarried Mothers
Syrian Women in Chicago: "New Responsibilities � New Skills"
"Once You Marry Someone It Is Forever"
The Vine and the Fruit
"We Want to Give a Complete Picture of Who We Are" "Palm Sunday 1981"
A Family Disrupted: "Shikata Ga Nai "-This Cannot Be Helped"
Community Life
"If One Could Help Another"
"Let Us Join Hands": The Polish Women's Alliance
Rosa and the Chicago Commons: "How Can I Not Love America?"
"The Free Vacation House,"
"I Bridge a Gap Between Two Cultures": Lyu-Volckhausen, Advocate for the Korean Community
"People Who Do This Kind of Work Are in Such Danger of Burnout": Judy Baca, "Urban Artist"
Education
"The Lessons Which Most Influenced My Life � Came from My Parents"
"An Impossible Dream": The Struggle for Higher Education
The Stubborn Twig: "My Double Dose of Schooling"
"I Am a Housewife": English Lessons for Vietnamese Women
"Glad That I Am the Future"
Unfulfilled Aspirations: "Never Used the Brush and Ink"
Social and Political Activists
At the End of the Santa Fe Trail
"This Is Law, But Where Is the Justice of It"
"In Memoriam-American Democracy"
The March of the Mill Children
Fasting for Suffrage: "We Don't Want Other Women Ever to Have to Do This Over Again"
"Black Women of the World � Push Forward"
"Why Did I Put Up With It All These Years": The Farah Strike
Daughters and Granddaughters
A Song for a Barbarian Reed Pipe
The Parish and the Hill
"This Is Selina"
"We Can Begin to Move toward Sisterhood"
Join My Struggle: "A Poem for Marshall"
Asian-American Women and Feminism: "Gender Equality � Is Not the Exclusive Agenda"
Generations of Women
Bibliographical Essay
Index

×
Free shipping on orders over $35*

*A minimum purchase of $35 is required. Shipping is provided via FedEx SmartPost® and FedEx Express Saver®. Average delivery time is 1 – 5 business days, but is not guaranteed in that timeframe. Also allow 1 - 2 days for processing. Free shipping is eligible only in the continental United States and excludes Hawaii, Alaska and Puerto Rico. FedEx service marks used by permission."Marketplace" orders are not eligible for free or discounted shipping.

Learn more about the TextbookRush Marketplace.

×