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Ethnic entrepreneurs

Monica C. DeHart

Ethnic entrepreneurs

identity and development politics in Latin America

by Monica C. DeHart

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  • 33 Currently reading

Published by Stanford University Press in Stanford, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ethnicity -- Latin America,
  • Economic development -- Social aspects -- Latin America,
  • Entrepreneurship -- Social aspects -- Latin America

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementMonica C. DeHart.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF1419.A1 D43 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23392718M
    ISBN 109780804769334, 9780804769341
    LC Control Number2009021944

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This book offers an ethnographically rich window on global processes of ethnic identity and entrepreneurship." —Lynn Stephen, University of Oregon "Once the very idea of the Ethnic Entrepreneur would have been an oxymoron.

Local knowledge, kinship, and communal ties were seen as primary obstacles to modernization. Everywhere immigrants settle in advanced Western societies, ethnic minority businesses flourish - whether they be Turkish tailors in Amsterdam, Moroccan grocers in Paris or Chinese restaurateurs in New York.

This book examines the phenomenon of minority business development in industrial societies. Contributions challenge the conventional `wisdom' which. Ethnic Entrepreneurs explores how diverse groups historically seen as obstacles to development have become valuable to state and regional development initiatives.

From collaboration between a Maya organization and Walmart to a UN-sponsored program that recruits diasporic Latinos, states and corporations are pursuing strategies that complement Cited by:   Ethnic Entrepreneurs is a product of DeHart’s research and fieldwork with indigenous communities in Guatemala, Latino communities in the United States, and development institutions.

An associated faculty of the international political economy program, DeHart was a contributing author to recent editions of the popular textbook Introduction to. "Ethnic Entrepreneurs provides an innovative analysis of how the flexibility of ethnic difference is mobilized as a resource both by indigenous, Latino, and Latin American subjects as well as by development institutions and organizations.

By highlighting how the contradictions and assumptions behind categories such as indigenous, Latino, Latin Price: $ Ethnic Entrepreneurs explores how diverse groups historically seen as obstacles to development have become valuable to state and regional development initiatives.

From collaboration between a Maya organization and Walmart to a UN-sponsored program that recruits diasporic Latinos, states and corporations are pursuing strategies that complement.

Ethnic Entrepreneurs explores how diverse groups historically seen as obstacles to development have become valuable to state and regional development initiatives. From collaboration between a Maya organization and Walmart to a UN-sponsored program that recruits diasporic Latinos, states and corporations are pursuing strategies that complement Brand: Stanford University Press.

‘Professor Dana and his colleagues have carefully and successfully put together a collection of chapters on ethnic minority entrepreneurship from all parts of the world.

The book comprises eight parts and 49 chapters. Undoubtedly, given the massive size and content of a page book, it is fair to ask, is it value for money. The answer is unequivocally yes. A further comment on the. Pub Date: December ISBN: Pages.

Format: E-book List Price: $ Get this from a library. Ethnic entrepreneurs: immigrant business in industrial societies. [Roger David Waldinger; Howard Aldrich; Robin Ward] -- Everywhere immigrants settle in advanced Western societies, ethnic minority businesses flourish - whether they be Turkish tailors in Amsterdam, Moroccan grocers in Paris or Chinese restaurateurs in.

Aldrich's review gives a good summary, but doesn't, to my mind, emphasize the unique contribution of this book which is looking at societal influences on immigrant entrepreneurship. There are oodles of studies of ethnic markets/ enclaves within societies, but this is Ethnic entrepreneurs book of the few that looks across by: Monica DeHart’s new book, Ethnic Entrepreneurs, forces us to rethink that view and consider how capitalist entrepreneurship and authentic indigenous culture can actually work together to promote community development.

DeHart spent a decade researching this book. Ethnic Entrepreneurs and Ethnic Strategies - Jeremy Boissevain et al Business on the Ragged Edge - Roger Waldinger, Mirjana Morokvasic and Annie Phizacklea Immigrant and Minority Business in the Garment Industries of Paris, London, and New York.

Price: $ This article reviews the existing theoretical and empirical literature on ethnic entrepreneurship. It primarily focuses on empirical research conducted in Britain and the United States.

It examines the definition of ethnic entrepreneurship and evaluates the forces affecting entry into ethnic entrepreneurship, entrepreneurial survival and success, as well as the factors underlying the Cited by: COVID Resources.

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"Ethnic Entrepreneurs provides an innovative analysis of how the flexibility of ethnic difference is mobilized as a resource both by indigenous, Latino, and Latin American subjects as well as by development institutions and organizations.

By highlighting how the contradictions and assumptions behind categories such as indigenous, Latino, Latin. ownership and an ‘ethnic economy whose basis is de facto control based on numbers, clustering, and organization, the ethnic-controlled economy’. Whereas ethnic ownership economy consists of small and medium-size businesses owned by ethnic or immigrant entrepreneurs and their co-ethnic helpers and workers,Cited by: The term "ethnic entrepreneurship" refers to self-employed business owners who belong to racial or ethnic minority groups in the United States and Europe.

A long tradition of academic research explores the experiences and strategies of ethnic entrepreneurs as they strive to integrate economically into mainstream U.S.

or European society. Research on ethnic entrepreneurs has highlighted the existence of such taken-for-granted assumptions with regards to business rules within the ethnic economy and.

The Oxford Handbook of Entrepreneurship aims to provide a comprehensive review of state-of-the-art research in entrepreneurship. The authors are all leading scholars in their field.

Entrepreneurship has always been a key factor in economic growth, innovation, and the development of firms and businesses. More recently, new technologies, the waning of the old. The book is a valuable resource for researchers in the field of informal ethnic entrepreneurship, as well as for policy makers and entrepreneurs.

Show all About the authors. Everywhere immigrants settle in advanced Western societies, ethnic minority businesses flourish - whether they be Turkish tailors in Amsterdam, Moroccan grocers in Paris or Chinese restaurateurs in New York.

This book examines the phenomenon of minority business development in industrial societies. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Studies on Ethnic Groups in China: Doing Business in Rural China: Liangshan's New Ethnic Enterpreneurs by Thomas Heberer (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at eBay.

Free shipping for many products. Based on an institutional approach to ethnic conflict, Petar Cholakov highlights the idiosyncrasies of, and the challenges to, inter-ethnic relations in Bulgaria. Ethnic Entrepreneurs Unmasked Soviet and Post-Soviet Politics and Society Series, Book immigrant and ethnic entrepreneurship help explain some aspects of this social phenomenon.

Empirical studies of contemporary immigrant entrepreneurs highlight fluidity and a degree of. This book presents a curated collection of research on ethnic entrepreneurship, focusing on the informal sector.

The common theme of the expert contributions is that entrepreneurial motivation to start informal business is paramount to ethnic groups. Academic discussions of ethnic food have tended to focus on the attitudes of consumers, rather than the creators and producers.

In this ground-breaking new book, Krishnendu Ray reverses this trend by exploring the culinary world from the perspective of the ethnic restaurateur. Focusing on New York City, he examines the lived experience, work.

Ethnic Minority Entrepreneurs in the UKDavid Smallbone, Monder Ram and David Deakins Ethnic Minority Business and the Employment of Illegal Immigrants in BirminghamTrevor Jones, Monder Ram and Paul Edwards Immigrant Entrepreneurs in AustriaFiliz Kortoglu Nielsen Book Data) Summary This exhaustive, interdisciplinary Handbook.

Ethnic Entrepreneurs examines how diverse groups, including indigenous communities in Latin America and Latino communities in the United States, have become visible and valuable as agents of economic development in Latin America in recent years. incorporation” combine to explain ethnic differences in entrepreneurship (Portes and Rumbaut ).

In sum, scholars explain ethnic differences in entrepreneurship with material goods, human capital, and ethnic group characteristics, resource mobilization rooted in social capital, and the structure of and interaction with the host Size: KB.

Ethnic Entrepreneurs and Urban Regeneration With TREVOR JONES, MONDER RAM Ever since Lord Scarman’s report on the Brixton disorders ofwith its focus on entrepreneurship as a means of addressing racialised disadvantage and alienation, offi cial support for ethnic minority business (EMB) has been a feature of the British policy by: 4.

Meet the entrepreneurs boosting BAME entrepreneurship in the UK. Just 5% of the UK’s small businesses are ethnic minority-led. Here, we celebrate BAME entrepreneurs – many of whom are Start Up Loan recipients – to show how you can make it.

The publication of Thomas Heberer’s Doing Business In Rural China marks at least three mileposts for the University of Washington Press series on Studies on Ethnic Groups in China, its editor, and its authors. This is the tenth book in the series, and it appears in the first return of the Year of the Pig, which saw the inaugural volume Cultural Encounters on China’s Ethnic Frontiers.

8 Books Every Entrepreneur Should Read in Creativity, Inc.: Overcoming the Unseen Forces That Stand in the Way of True Inspiration by Ed Catmull This book is a must read for any business Author: Jeff Boss. Ethnic entrepreneurs can also contribute different forms of social capital than immigrant workers to the immigrant ethnic communities (Waldinger, ).

Because of their links with suppliers and customers, ethnic entrepreneurs can be useful in building bridges to other networks outside the inner circle, thus improving their chances of upward File Size: KB. This book addresses this short-fall and presents an international review of the characteristics, motivations and obstacles of eight minority groups: younger; older; women; ethnic; immigrant; lesbian, gay and bisexual; disabled; and indigenous entrepreneurs.

Book Description. While ethnic neighborhoods are usually associated with poverty, crime and social problems, they have also emerged as places of leisure and consumption, providing opportunities for numerous entrepreneurs and employees. Book Description.

Intersectionality and Ethnic Entrepreneurship brings together a group of eminent and up-and-coming young scholars who apply an intersectional perspective to the study of ethnic entrepreneurship.

Against the traditional approach’s emphasis on ethnicity and its primacy, which tends to conflate ethnicity with other social groupings (i.e., social class).

Elgar Online: The online content platform for Edward Elgar PublishingCited by: 1. Book and Video Review Ethnic Entrepreneurs: Identity and Development Politics in Latin America by DeHart, Monica C. Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, Author: Agustin Diz.

Entrepreneurs' Book Club Reading List Feel free to add to, comment on, or recommend books that you think belong on a reading list for groups of entrepreneurs from a variety of disciplines. Books can be about for-profit businesses, nonprofit organizations, or individual entrepreneurs.An ethnic conflict is a conflict between two or more contending ethnic groups.

While the source of the conflict may be political, social, economic or religious, the individuals in conflict must expressly fight for their ethnic group's position within society.

This final criterion differentiates ethnic conflict from other forms of struggle.Highlights This paper highlights the limitations of both mainstream economic analysis and the cultural approaches to ethnic business formation.

We also explain why there has been a lack of success of many policy initiatives to assist ethnic minorities into entrepreneurship. There is a need to investigate the various factors underpinning the socioeconomic context in which ethnic Cited by: