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En El Norte la Mujer Manda : Gender, Generation and Geography in a Mexican Transnational Community.

Publication Year: 
1999
Personal Author: 
Hirsch, Jennifer S.
Journal Article
Page Count: 
18

This study explores generational and migration-related changes in gender and marriage in two locations of a transnational community of Mexicans: the sending community in western Mexico and the receiving community in Atlanta. The principal method was life histories, focusing on 13 women in Atlanta and their sisters or sisters-in-law in Mexico; life history informants' mothers and husbands were also interviewed. (Author abstract).

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