Latina Immigrant Mothers in New and Old Destinations: "Comunidad" and Gendered Forms of Belonging


This comparative analysis draws on ethnographic research with Latina, immigrant women in two very different locations—“Squire Town,” a community in Northern California with a long history of Latino/a farmworker... [ view full abstract ]


  1. Jennifer Bickham Mendez (The College of William & Mary)
  2. Natalia Deeb-Sossa (University of California, Davis)

Topic Areas

Gender Studies , Medicine, Health and Well-Being , Social Science--Quantitative


SOC-7 » Caring for the Self: Health, Kinship, and Alternative Medicine (1:45pm - Thursday, 7th July, Los Robles)

Presentation Files

The presenter has not uploaded any presentation files.