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New York and Amsterdam: Immigration and the New Urban Landscape

edited by Nancy Foner, Jan Rath, Jan Willem Duyvendak, and Rogier van Reekum
Format
Book
Published
New York : New York University Press, [2014]
Language
English
ISBN
9780814738092, 0814738095, 9780814738443, 0814738443
Contents
  • Acknowledgments
  • Introduction New York and Amsterdam : immigration and the new urban landscape / Jan Rath, Nancy Foner, Jan Willem Duyvendak, and Rogier van Reekum
  • How has the immigrant past shaped the immigrant present in New York city and Amsterdam?
  • Immigration history and the remaking of New York / Nancy Foner
  • To Amsterdam : migrations past and present / Leo Lucassen
  • What difference does the urban economy make to immigrant incorporation?
  • Immigrants in New York City's economy : a portrait in full living color / David Dyssegaard Kallick
  • From Amsterdamned to I Amsterdam : the Amsterdam economy and its impact on the labor market position of migrants, 1980-2010 / Robert C. Kloosterman
  • Is Islam in Amsterdam like race in New York city?
  • Nativism, racism, and immigration in New York City / Mary C. Waters
  • Governing through religion in Amsterdam : the stigmatization of ethnic cultures and the uses of Islam / Justus Uitermark, Jan Willem Duyvendak, and Jan Rath
  • How are immigrants entering the precincts of power in New York City and Amsterdam?
  • The rise of immigrant influence in New York City politics / John Mollenkopf
  • Immigrant political engagement and incorporation in Amsterdam / Floris Vermeulen, Laure Michon, and Jean Tillie
  • How are the children of immigrants shaped by and also changing New York City's and Amsterdam's cultural life?
  • Immigrants, the arts, and the "second-generation advantage" in New York / Philip Kasinitz
  • Immigrant youths' contribution to urban culture in Amsterdam / Christine Delhaye, Sawitri Saharso, and Victor van de Ven
  • About the contributors
  • Index.
Description
viii, 328 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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