Achieving the American Dream or Not:
Immigrants' Narratives Following the Great Recession
Claudia Strauss, Professor of Anthropology, Pitzer College
Strauss examines the life narratives of first-generation Latin American and Asian immigrants in the U.S. looking at their feelings of success and frustration and their understandings of the American Dream in the wake of the Great Recession at the end of the first decade of the 21st century.
Co-Sponsored by: the Departments of Sociology, Anthropology, Health Administration and Policy; American Studies; Political Science; Psychology; the School of Public Policy and the Social Work Program.
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