Exploring the worldwide boom in immigration, this book traces the profound changes in urban areas as new arrivals have transformed inner cities and suburbs alike into bastions of new ethnic economic activity. Each chapter addresses the significance of urban space and local context in developing various ethnic economies and how ethnic economies have helped to re-create urban neighborhoods. With its international scope and rich case studies, this book will be invaluable for scholars and students alike in the fields of ethnic studies, urban studies, economic development, geography, and sociology.... appliance stores 26.3 Motor vehicles, petrol 21.6 Service stations 33.3 Smash repairs 26.1 Boats, caravans 22.7 Tires, ... are located in the suburbs of southwestern Sydney (Collins and Poynting 2000) and include Leichhardt (Little Italy), anbsp;...
|Title||:||Landscapes of the Ethnic Economy|
|Author||:||David H. Kaplan|
|Publisher||:||Rowman & Littlefield - 2006-01-01|