ERIC Number: EJ651080
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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Economic Strain and Community Concerns in Three Meatpacking Communities.
Dalla, Rochelle L.; Cramer, Sheran; Stanek, Kaye
Rural America, v17 n1 p20-25 Jun 2002
In three rural Nebraska communities experiencing rising inmigration of Hispanic families, newcomers and long-term residents were interviewed concerning personal financial strain; concerns with community issues such as language barriers and interethnic conflict; nutritional habits; and access to health care, education and training, and social services. Implications for educators, social service providers, and policymakers are discussed. (SV)
Descriptors: Access to Education, Community Attitudes, Community Change, Community Relations, Community Services, Educational Needs, Financial Problems, Hispanic Americans, Immigrants, Nutrition, Rural Areas
For full text: http://www.ers.usda.gov/publications/ruralamerica/ra171.
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Identifiers - Location: Nebraska