Central Americans in Mexico and the United States
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Central Americans in Mexico and the United States unilateral, bilateral, and regional perspectives by Sergio Aguayo

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Published by Hemispheric Migration Project, Center for Immigration Policy and Refugee Assistance, Georgetown University in Washington, D.C. (P.O. Box 2298, Hoya Station, Washington 20057) .
Written in English



  • Central America,
  • Mexico,
  • United States,
  • United States.,
  • Central America.,
  • Mexico.


  • Political refugees -- United States.,
  • Political refugees -- Central America.,
  • Political refugees -- Mexico.,
  • Central America -- Emigration and immigration.,
  • Mexico -- Emigration and immigration.,
  • United States -- Emigration and immigration.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographies.

StatementSergio Aguayo, Patricia Weiss Fagen.
ContributionsFagen, Patricia Weiss, 1940-, Georgetown University. Hemispheric Migration Project.
LC ClassificationsJV7412 .A549 1988
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 77 p. ;
Number of Pages77
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2126540M
LC Control Number88187804

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