ERIC Number: EJ471991
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: N/A
Soviet Jews in the United States: An Analysis of Their Linguistic and Economic Adjustment.
Chiswick, Barry R.
International Migration Review, v27 n2 p260-85 Sum 1993
Reviews the literature and analyzes 1980 census data to study English language fluency and earnings among Jewish immigrants from the former Soviet Union. Soviet Jews have a difficult initial adjustment, but, after five years in the United States, they achieve parity with other European immigrants in English and earnings. (SLD)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Reports - Evaluative; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Russia; United States; USSR