Learning A New Land
Immigrant Students in American SocietyeBook - 2008
One child in five in America is the child of immigrants, and their numbers increase each year. Based on an extraordinary interdisciplinary study that followed 400 newly arrived children from the Caribbean, China, Central America, and Mexico for five years, this book provides a compelling account of the lives, dreams, academic journeys, and frustrations of these youngest immigrants.
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2008.
Edition: 1st ed.
Characteristics: 1 online resource (426 pages) : illustrations