Mexicans on the move: Migration and return in rural Mexico

Frances A. Rothstein

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This book describes and analyzes migration of individuals from San Cosme Mazatecochco in central Mexico to a new United States community in New Jersey. Based on four decades of anthropological research in Mazatecochco and among migrants in New Jersey Rothstein traces the causes and consequences of migration and who returned home, why, and how return migrants reintegrated back into their homeland.

Original languageEnglish
PublisherPalgrave Macmillan
Number of pages95
ISBN (Electronic)9781137559944
ISBN (Print)9781137559937
StatePublished - 30 May 2016


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