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Journal Article
Author, Analytic
Crawford-Brown, Claudette P.; Rattray, Melrose
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Sociology and Social Work; Faculty of Social Sciences
Article Title
The 'Barrel children' of the Caribbean: The socio-cultural context of the migrant Caribbean family
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Date of Publication
1994
Volume ID
16
Issue ID
3/4
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13-14,17,27
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Abstract
Examines the issues of Caribbean migration from the perspective of : the effect of migration on the family left behind in the Caribbean and, the effect of migration on the family in the host country when there is reunification. Describes some of the issues affecting children and families who immigrate to North America from the Caribbean, and introduces the reader to some of the special challenges that face practitioners working with the comtemporary migrant Caribbean family.....
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