ERIC Number: ED428147
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1998
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The Cuban Americans. The New Americans Series.
The experiences of Cuban Americans, immigrants who often came to the United States reluctantly, are explored to introduce this prominent minority population to others. The following chapters are included: (1) "Historical Background"; (2) "Genesis of the Cuban Exile"; (3) "Development of the Cuban Exile Country"; (4) "Identity, Culture, and Exile Life"; (5) "The Emigres Economic Miracle"; (6) "Politics of the Emigres"; and (7) "Epilogue: The Cuban Exile Country in the Post-Castro Era." Appendixes contain a statistical summary of information, a summary of the stages of development of the Cuban "Exile Country," and a list of notable Cuban exiles. (Contains 6 tables and 58 references.) (SLD)
Descriptors: Cubans, Cultural Background, Ethnic Groups, Foreign Countries, Hispanic Americans, History, Immigrants, Immigration, Public Policy, Refugees
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Publication Type: Books; Reports - Descriptive
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Identifiers - Location: Cuba