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ERIC Number: ED012626
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1961
Pages: 1
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THE HARVESTERS, THE STORY OF THE MIGRANT PEOPLE.
SHOTWELL, LOUISA R.
THIS BOOK DESCRIBING THE MIGRANT WORLD WAS WRITTEN TO (1) PORTRAY THE COMPLEX SETTING IN WHICH MIGRANT FAMILIES OF DIFFERENT ETHNIC BACKGROUNDS LIVE AND WORK, (2) IDENTIFY THE ISSUES THEIR MIGRANCY RAISES FOR THEMSELVES, FOR THE COMMUNITIES AND STATES THAT RECRUIT THEIR LABOR, AND FOR THE NATIONAL ECONOMY, AND (3) ATTEMPT A PREDICTION OF WHAT LIES AHEAD FOR THEM. PART 1 CONTAINS INFORMATION ABOUT THE DOMESTIC MIGRANTS, PART 2, THE FOREIGN MIGRANTS, PART 3, THE MIGRANT "SEASON," PART 4, THE MIGRANT MINISTRY, AND PART 5, THE FUTURE OF MIGRANTS. INCLUDED THROUGHOUT THE BOOK ARE A HISTORY OF THE MIGRANT PEOPLE AND LEGISLATION WHICH AFFECTS THEM, AND THE IMPLICATIONS OF TECHNOLOGY FOR THEM. AN EXTENSIVE BIBLIOGRAPHY WITH SELECTED ANNOTATIONS IS GIVEN. THIS BOOK WAS PUBLISHED BY DOUBLEDAY AND COMPANY, INC., GARDEN CITY, NEW YORK 11530, 244 PAGES. (RB)
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Identifiers: Presidents Committee on Migratory Labor