From Generation to Generation: The Health and Well-Being of Children in Immigrant Families
Committee on the Health and Adjustment of Immigrant Children and Families, Commission on Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education, National Research Council and Institute of Medicine
National Academies Press, Oct 10, 1998 - Social Science - 336 pages
Immigrant children and youth are the fastest growing segment of the U.S. population, and so their prospects bear heavily on the well-being of the country. However, relevant public policy is shaped less by informed discussion than by politicized contention over welfare reform and immigration limits.