ERIC Number: ED221635
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1982
Reference Count: N/A
Puerto Rican Migration: The Return Flow = La Migracion Puertorriquena: El Reflujo a la Isla.
Vivo, Paquita, Comp.
This is a guide to materials and research on Puerto Ricans who have returned to Puerto Rico after living in the United States. Part 1 is an annotated bibliography of books, journal articles, printed documents, doctoral dissertations, master's theses, journalistic accounts, and unpublished papers on characteristics of Puerto Rican return migrants; their sociocultural, language, and educational adjustment problems in the United States and upon their return to Puerto Rico; employment experiences; and their economic and social impact on American and Puerto Rican societies. Part 2 is an inventory of completed, current, and planned research on the characteristics, language and educational needs, and self-concept of return migrant students; return migrants' employment patterns; and demographic, social, and economic influences and effects of return migration. Information provided on each study includes the investigator's name, sponsoring institution, funding source, completion date, and a description of the research. An author index and a directory of persons involved in Puerto Rican return migration studies are appended. (MJL)
Descriptors: Adjustment (to Environment), Annotated Bibliographies, Cultural Influences, Elementary Secondary Education, Ethnicity, Language Proficiency, Migrant Employment, Migrants, Migration, Public Policy, Puerto Ricans, Research Projects, Self Concept, Socioeconomic Influences, Student Mobility
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Inst. of Education (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Puerto Rico; United States