ERIC Number: EJ528787
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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Social Context, Household Composition and Employment among Migrant and Nonmigrant Dominican Women.
Gurak, Douglas T.; Kritz, Mary M.
International Migration Review, v30 n2 p399-422 Sum 1996
Analysis of the effects of household composition on employment using data from 528 Columbian and Dominican female immigrants in New York and 1,041 women residing in the Dominican Republic indicated that context was more important than group culture in explaining the labor force participation of Dominican women. (SLD)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Identifiers - Location: New York (New York); South America