The Haitian Americans, 1st Edition

  • Flore Zephir
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  • ISBN-10: 0313058458
  • ISBN-13: 9780313058455
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 180 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2004 | Published/Released August 2007
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2004

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Overview

Describes Haiti's history, economy, and culture, which continue to resonate with immigrants. Also focuses on contemporary settlement patterns, major Haitian American communities, immigrants' interactions with other groups, and the impact Haitian Americans have made.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Haiti.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Copyright Acknowledgments.
Contents.
Series Foreword.
Preface.
Acknowledgments.
1: Introduction.
2: Haiti: Colonial Times.
3: Haiti: The Making of a Nation.
4: Coming to the United States.
5: No Longer Invisible: Haitian Ethnic Communities.
6: Making It in America: Haitian Immigrants' Ethnic Options.
7: Haitian Impact on American Society.
Noted Haitian Americans.
Works Cited.
Index.
About the Author.
Other Titles in the New Americans Series.