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Demography (2002) 39 (4): 639–654.
Published: 01 November 2002
... American: How Vietnamese Children Adapt to Life in the United States . New York : Russell Sage Foundation . Diversity and Change in Immigrant Adaptation 639 Demography, Volume 39-Number 4, November 2002: 639 654 639 D DIVERSITY AND CHANGE IN THE INSTITUTIONAL CONTEXT OF IMMIGRANT ADAPTATION...
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Demography (2021) 58 (6): 2169–2191.
Published: 01 December 2021
...Eleonora Mussino; Ben Wilson; Gunnar Andersson Abstract Immigrant women who have lived longer in a destination often have relatively low levels of fertility, which is sometimes taken as evidence of the adaptation of behavior. This evidence is almost exclusively based on studies of immigrants from...
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Demography (2008) 45 (3): 651–671.
Published: 01 August 2008
...Emilio A. Parrado; S. Philip Morgan Abstract In recent decades, rapid growth of the U.S. Hispanic population has raised concerns about immigrant adaptation, including fertility. Empirical research suggests that Hispanics, especially Mexicans, might not be following the historical European pattern...
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Demography (1997) 34 (2): 239–249.
Published: 01 May 1997
...Harriet Orcutt Duleep; Mark C. Regets Abstract Cross-sectional estimates of immigrant wage growth have painted an optimistic picture of the ability of immigrants to adapt to the U.S. labor market: Studies using cross-sectional data have generally found the wage growth of immigrants to exceed...
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Demography (1985) 22 (1): 61–72.
Published: 01 February 1985
... for immigrants arriving during each birth interval. This migration effect was clearly finite in its influence, affecting only proximate vital events rather than persisting through several successive events. The temporary nature of the migration effect highlights the adaptability of international migrants. 10...
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Demography (2000) 37 (4): 499–510.
Published: 01 November 2000
...Peter A. Morrison Abstract This paper projects school enrollments in Santa Ana, California and evaluates the accuracy of the projections. It emphasizes the distinctive aspects of a local setting undergoing substantial immigrant influx and highlights the uncertainties that must be addressed. I adapt...
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Demography (2015) 52 (3): 1035–1059.
Published: 12 May 2015
..., with associated measures of uncertainty, of fertility, mortality, immigration, and emigration within a cohort projection model. The methodology may be adapted to handle different data types and sources of information. To illustrate, we analyze time series data for the United Kingdom and forecast the components...
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Demography (2016) 53 (5): 1477–1498.
Published: 16 August 2016
... ). Over time, the majority of these immigrants adapted to the language and culture of their new country, such that with each additional year spent on American soil, they were better able to assimilate into the broader population and climb the ladder of social mobility that defined the immigrant experience...
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Demography (2017) 54 (1): 175–200.
Published: 13 January 2017
... relative social capital (Mexicans and Dominicans). 7 12 2016 13 1 2017 © Population Association of America 2017 2017 Migration Health Selectivity Protection Immigrant adaptation As newcomers in industrialized societies, immigrants have relatively low socioeconomic status...
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Demography (2004) 41 (4): 721–738.
Published: 01 November 2004
... in statistical models involving immigrants. Virtually all theories of immigrant adaptation hypothesize a process of adjustment to the host society that unfolds over time. Where theories differ is with respect to nature and pace of that adjustment, not its occurrence. As foreigners accumulate time in the host...
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Demography (2003) 40 (4): 759–783.
Published: 01 November 2003
... ). Immigrant Adaptation to Schooling: A Hispanic Case . In M.A. Gibson , & J.U. Ogbu (Eds.), Minority Status and Schooling: A Comparative Study of Immigrant and Involuntary Minorities . New York : Garland . Trueba H. ( 1988 ). Culturally Based Explanations of Minority Groups...
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Demography (2001) 38 (3): 317–336.
Published: 01 August 2001
... . Hirschman , C. ( 1983 ). The Melting Pot Reconsidered . Annual Review of Sociology , 9 , 397 – 423 . 10.1146/annurev.so.09.080183.002145 Hirschman , C. ( 1996 ). Studying Immigrant Adaptation From the 1990 Population Census: From Generational Comparisons to the Process of ‘Becoming...
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Demography (2013) 50 (3): 1039–1064.
Published: 29 November 2012
... 2012 © Population Association of America 2012 2012 International migration Health Immigrant adaptation Mexico United States Many aspects of the health of Latinos in the United States appear better than expected relative to other race/ethnic groups, such as U.S.-born non-Hispanic...
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Demography (2001) 38 (2): 177–185.
Published: 01 May 2001
... York City: New Evidence From 1991 . International Migration Review , 30 , 445 – 59 . 10.2307/2547389 Gordon, M. 1979. “Identification and Adaptation: A Study of Two Groups of Jamaican Immigrants in New York City.” PhD dissertation, Department of Sociology, City University of New York...
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Demography (2016) 53 (5): 1555–1581.
Published: 21 September 2016
.... , Everett , B. G. , Rogers , R. G. , & Dennis , J. A. ( 2015a ). Negative acculturation and nothing more? Cumulative disadvantage and mortality during the immigrant adaptation process among Latinos in the United States . International Migration Review , 49 , 443 – 478 . Riosmena...
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Demography (2006) 43 (3): 511–536.
Published: 01 August 2006
... , 1020 – 36 . 10.1111/j.1747-7379.2002.tb00116.x Kibria , N. ( 1994 ). Household Structure and Family Ideologies: The Dynamics of Immigrant Economic Adaptation Among Vietnamese Refugees . Social Problems , 41 , 81 – 96 . 10.1525/sp.1994.41.1.03x0426j Krein , S.F...
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Demography (2013) 50 (3): 993–1012.
Published: 04 December 2012
... immigrants in the United States are related to the Human Development Index (HDI) of the origin country, a measure that previous research has linked closely to both positive and negative SES-BMI gradients (McLaren 2007 ). 2 Second, our analysis examines immigrant adaptation by evaluating whether SES-BMI...
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Demography (2014) 51 (2): 645–671.
Published: 08 January 2014
... on the early post-immigration adaptation in the labor market—a process of interest to any country that experiences ongoing immigration on a larger scale. Furthermore, the population register data available in Sweden allow us to extend previous cross-sectional research on factors shaping workplace segregation...
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Demography (2012) 49 (2): 651–675.
Published: 14 February 2012
... contribution to the literature on immigrant adaptation in the United States. Because they are not foreign citizens, Puerto Ricans face fewer barriers to entrance to and departure from the mainland and should have greater access to the marriage market in both the sending and receiving communities than other...
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Demography (2019) 56 (1): 1–24.
Published: 05 December 2018
... . Riosmena , F. , Everett , B. G. , Rogers , R. G. , & Dennis , J. A. ( 2014 ). Negative acculturation and nothing more? Cumulative disadvantage and mortality during the immigrant adaptation process among Latinos in the United States . International Migration Review , 49 , 443 – 478...
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