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5 edition of Caribbean Life in New York City found in the catalog.

Caribbean Life in New York City

Sociocultural Dimensions (CMS Migration & Ethnicity Series)

by Constance R. Sutton

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  • 40 Currently reading

Published by Center for Migration Studies of New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social life and customs,
  • New York (State),
  • Ethnic Sociology,
  • Sociology,
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • New York (N.Y.),
  • Social conditions,
  • Caribbean Americans,
  • New York

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsElsa M. Chaney (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages384
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8321897M
    ISBN 100913256889
    ISBN 109780913256886

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    Caribbean's news site providing regional news and information including current affairs, general interest stories, finance, politics, travel, and basketball, cricket, soccer, and other sports. Caribbean's leading news and information resource. One of the Caribbean community newspapers published in New York.   The best books about New York for young stockbroker Patrick Bateman’s secret New York life: The ruthless torture and murder of young women. on the city. The book’s restlessness also Author: Matthew Love.

      A Feb. 17, landmark report by the Fund for Public Advocacy and ACCION USA released a landmark report on how immigrant-owned businesses are making ends meet in New York City, and the ways City government can help them grow and add jobs. The survey of immigrant-owned firms across the five boroughs found a staggering 92 percent of owners started and sustain .   While this report demonstrates the large Indo-Caribbean population in New York City, it does not account for the population born in the United States. Immigrants from Guyana and Trinidad began moving to New York City in significant waves since the ’s and many are now first and second generation Americans.


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