Charlottesville : University of Virginia Press, 2006.
x, 307 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Race, ethnicity, and politics.
Formatted Contents Note
Introduction / Taeku Lee, S. Karthick Ramakrishnan, and Ricardo Ramírez Immigrants and the changing categories of race / Kenneth Prewitt Mobilizing group consciousness : when does ethnicity have political consequences? / Jane Junn Rethinking citizenship : noncitizen voting and immigrant political engagement in the United States / Lisa García Bedolla Jus meritum : citizenship for service / Cara Wong and Grace Cho The impact of dual nationality on political participation / Bruce Cain and Brendan Doherty Transnational politics and civic engagement : do home-country political ties limit Latino immigrant pursuit of U.S. civic engagement and citizenship? / Louis DeSipio Out of line : immigration and party identification among Latinos and Asian Americans / Zoltan Hajnal and Taeku Lee Nonpartisan Latino and Asian American contactability and voter mobilization / Ricardo Ramírez and Janelle Wong Politics among young adults in New York : the immigrant second generation / John Mollenkopf ... [et al.] Plus ça change, plus c'est la même chose? : an examination of the racial attitudes of new immigrants in the United States / Tatishe Mavovosi Nteta The political assimilation of the fourth wave / Kathryn Pearson and Jack Citrin But do they bowl? : race, immigrant incorporation, and civic voluntarism in the United States / S. Karthick Ramakrishnan Conclusions / Taeku Lee, S. Karthick Ramakrishnan, and Ricardo Ramírez.
Based on a conference on "A Nation of Immigrants: Ethnic Identity and Political Incorporation" held in May 2003 in Berkeley, Calif.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages -297) and index.