Return to Aztlan: The Social Process of International Migration from Western Mexico (Studies in Demography #1) (Paperback)

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Return to Aztlan analyzes the social process of international migration through an intensive study of four carefully chosen Mexican communities. The book combines historical, anthropological, and survey data to construct a vivid and comprehensive picture of the social dynamics of contemporary Mexican migration to the United States.

About the Author


Douglas S. Massey is Professor of Sociology and Director of the Population Research Center at the University of Chicago. Rafael Alarcón and Humberto González are research investigators in social anthropology at Mexican graduate institution of the Colegio de Jalisco, as is Jorge Durand at the Universidad de Guadelajara.


Product Details
ISBN: 9780520069701
ISBN-10: 0520069706
Publisher: University of California Press
Publication Date: February 7th, 1990
Pages: 348
Language: English
Series: Studies in Demography