Belonging to Puerto Rico and America : New York Puerto Rican children's developing conceptualization of their own cultural group / Abigail Stahl McNamee.Material type: TextPublication details: New York : Nova Science Publishers, ©2009. Description: 1 online resource (xvi, 281 pages)Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 160876639X; 9781608766390Subject(s): Puerto Rican children -- Ethnic identity | Puerto Rican children -- New York (State) -- New York -- Social conditions | Puerto Rican children -- New York (State) -- New York -- Social life and customs | Puerto Ricans -- New York (State) -- New York | Bronx (New York, N.Y.) -- Social conditions | SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Children's Studies | Puerto Ricans | Social conditions | New York (State) -- New York | New York (State) -- New York -- BronxGenre/Form: Electronic books. | Electronic books. Additional physical formats: Print version:: Belonging to Puerto Rico and America.DDC classification: 305.23089/6872950747275 LOC classification: HQ792.U5 | M395 2009Online resources: Click here to access online
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Children as cultural and ethnic beings -- Children of immigrant families -- Children as conceptual thinkers -- Childrens' conceptualization of Puerto Ricanness -- Asking Puerto Rican children about Puerto Ricanness -- Patterns in the children's conceptualization of Puerto Ricanness -- The development of children's overall conceptualization of Puerto Ricanness -- Emergent themes in the children's conceptualization of Puerto Ricanness -- The importance of homeland -- The importance of family ties -- The importance of physical appearance -- The importance of language -- The importance of the "specialness" of Puerto Rican people -- The importance of prejudice -- The importance of safety -- Thinking about the children's thinking and thinking about application.
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