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Island Paradox

Puerto Rico in the 1990s (1990 Census Research Series)

by Francisco L. Rivera-Batiz

  • 127 Want to read
  • 13 Currently reading

Published by Russell Sage Foundation Publications .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sociology, Social Studies,
  • Research,
  • Economic conditions,
  • Caribbean Area - History,
  • Census And General Statistics,
  • United States,
  • Archaeology / Anthropology,
  • Reference,
  • Caribbean islands,
  • Population,
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • Social conditions,
  • 1952-,
  • Puerto Ricans,
  • Puerto Rico

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages198
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8348370M
    ISBN 10087154721X
    ISBN 109780871547217

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The endless debates on the island over the three main options -- statehood, independence or heightened commonwealth status -- are going nowhere. Plebiscites in Puerto Rico, though appealing in principle, have done little to settle the issue.

Hart Phillips, Ruby (republished as E-Book ) Cuba, island of paradox. ACLS Humanities E-Book (January 1, ). ISBN ISBN This is a book that all interested in Cuba should read for it is written by a woman who would let no one "pull the wool over her eyes."5/5(2).

Island Paradox reveals the social and family changes that have occurred among Puerto Ricans on the island and the mainland. The significant decline in the island's population growth is traced in part to women's increased pursuit of educational and Cited by: Island Paradox is the first comprehensive, census-based portrait of social and economic life in Puerto Rico.

The Pine Island Paradox Exploring the tide-washed shores of the wilderness island where her family regularly camps, Kathleen Dean Moore writes about the web of connections that link humans to the rest of the natural world. Island Paradox describes many improvements in Puerto Rico's standard of living, including rising per-capita income, longer life expectancies, greater educational attainment, and increased job prospects for women.

But it also discusses the devastating surge in : Francisco Rivera-Batiz. Island Paradox reveals the social and family changes that have occurred among Puerto Ricans on the island and the mainland. The significant decline in the island's population growth is traced in part to women's increased pursuit of educational and employment opportunities before marrying.

In her latest book, acclaimed author Kathleen Dean Moore reflects on how deeply the environment is entrenched in the human spirit, despite the notion that nature and humans are somehow separate. Moore's essays, deeply felt and often funny, make connections in what can appear to be a disconnected : Milkweed Editions.

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Island Paradox paints the first comprehensive, census-based portrait of social and economic life in Puerto Rico. Distinguished economists Francisco L. Rivera-Batiz and Carlos E. Santiago describe the complex mixture of gains and losses experienced during the island's almost fifty years as a U.S.

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