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Civic hopes and political realities

Civic hopes and political realities

community organizations and political engagement among immigrants in the United States and abroad

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Published by Russell Sage Foundation in New York, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Immigrants -- United States -- Political activity,
  • Immigrants -- Social networks -- United States,
  • Immigrants -- Political activity,
  • Immigrants -- Social networks

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by S. Karthick Ramakrishnan and Irene Bloemraad.
    ContributionsRamakrishnan, S. Karthick 1975-, Bloemraad, Irene, 1972-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJV6477 .C6 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16443822M
    ISBN 109780871547019
    LC Control Number2008002144

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