"a readable study emphasizing the dynamics of the vibrant U.S.-Mexican border region." - Multicultural Review
"Four Generations of Norteños. New Research from the Cradle of Mexican Migration is
"Each essay contains new, fascinating, unexpected nuggets of fresh data while also confirming established patterns, whether discussing border-crossing strategies in the post-9/11 era, putting down roots in satellite communities in California, or long-distance communication practices and increasing (though uneven) use of technology across the entire spectrum of transnational migrant experiences and challenges. In short, there is not a boring chapter or irrelevant topic raised." - Choice 2009
"a major contribution to the literature" - European Review of Latin American and Caribbean Studies
"Wayne A. Cornelius is director of the Center for Comparative Immigration Studies (CCIS), Distinguished Professor of Political Science, and Gildred Professor of US-Mexican Relations at the University of California, San Diego. David Fitzgerald, CCIS field research director, is author of A Nation of Emigrants? How Mexico Manages Its Migration. Scott Borger is a Ph.D. candidate in economics at the University of California, San Diego."