Gender issues in comparative studies of immigration: jewish women in São Paulo and in New York

This article discusses the Eastern European Jewish immigrants' women gender relationships, who settled in São Paulo and in New York, and their daughters' experiences, showing how important gender and generation categories are for the comparatives studies of international migration.

Gender; Immigration; Generation

Núcleo de Estudos de Gênero - Pagu Universidade Estadual de Campinas, PAGU Cidade Universitária "Zeferino Vaz", Rua Cora Coralina, 100, 13083-896, Campinas - São Paulo - Brasil, Tel.: (55 19) 3521 7873, (55 19) 3521 1704 - Campinas - SP - Brazil