Gomberg-Muñoz, Ruth. Labor And Legality: an Ethnography of a Mexican Immigrant Network. New York:Oxford University Press, Print. Ruth Gomberg-Muñoz is an assistant professor of anthropology at Loyola University Chicago. Her book, Labor and Legality, explores the. Responsibility: Ruth Gomberg-Muñoz. Imprint: New York: Oxford University Press, Physical description: xiii, p.: ill., maps ; 21 cm. Series: Issues of .

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Thinking Like an Anthropologist: ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. She also reviews the political and historical circumstances of undocumented migration, with an emphasis on post socioeconomic and political conditions in the United States and Mexico. Add both to Cart Add both to List. This was a well written, fascinating study.

Ebook This title is available as an ebook from RedShelf. For decades many of the debates about immigration in the US focus on legality.

She not only saw their lives at work but also their living situations in Chicago. Please try again later. Over the next four decades, widespread demand for Mexican migrant labor persisted, legxlity free trade policies undermined the ability of millions of Mexican farmers and workers to make a living in Mexico.


Labor and Legality

Ships from and sold by Amazon. Schultz Request examination copy. Nest in mnuoz Wind: In the s, the laws changed. A study by the Center for Urban Economic Development at the University of Illinois at Chicago UIC found that, while undocumented workers in Chicago earn less than their documented counterparts, most earn above the minimum wage and some even earn middle-class incomes.

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There the immigrants were from Africa or South Asia. Together, these legaality combine to funnel and keep undocumented people in jobs that U.

An Ethnography of a Mexican Immigrant Network is gomebrg ethnography of undocumented immigrants who work as busboys at a Chicago-area restaurant.

Oxford University Press- Political Science – pages. It’s a good book for intro courses on migration, population, or Latin American Studies. University Class Required Reading for a college course.

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