ERIC Number: EJ554885
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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Declining Networks of Care: Ethnicity, Migration, and Poverty in a Puerto Rican Community.
Roschelle, Anne R.
Race, Gender, and Class, v4 n2 p107-25 1997
Examines Puerto Rican women's participation in informal child care networks using an integrative theoretical perspective that explores the intersection of race, gender, and class. By examining both cultural and structural indicators of social support, researchers reveal Puerto Rican womens' belief in the importance of extended kinship networks as part of their cultural heritage. (GR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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