The Cuban Rafter Phenomenon: A Selected Bibliography



Ackerman, Holly. 1996. Mass migration, nonviolent social action, and the Cuban raft exodus, 1959-1994: an analysis of citizen motivation and international politics. Ph.D. dissertation, University of Miami.

Álvarez, Sandra Dalis. 2001. Getting a head start on assimilation: An analysis of Cuban American women in a Head Start Program. Ph.D. dissertation, Kansas State University.

Clark, Juan M. 1976. The exodus from revolutionary Cuba (1959-1974): a sociological analysis. Ph.D. dissertation, University of Florida Gainesville.

Greenhill, Kelly. 2003. People Pressure: Strategic Engineered Migration as an Instrument of Statecraft  and the Rise of the Human Rights Regime. Ph.D. dissertation, Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Henken, Theodore A. 1998. Cuban and Mexican migration to the United States: refugee flows and labor migration in the modern world system. M.A. thesis, Tulane University.

Lima, Maritza. 1997. Day treatment program for cuban rafter refugee children-focus : Treatment for posttraumatic stress disorder and prevention of acculturation stress. Psy.D. diss., Caribbean Center for Advanced Studies. Miami Institute of Psychology.

Miller, Gretchen.  2003.  A Cuban refugee raft memorial museum. Masters thesis. University of Florida, School of Architecture.

Neske, Robert. 1999. Assumption of Adequacy: Operation Safe Haven: A Chaplain’s View. Masters thesis. U.S. Army Command and Staff College, Ft. Leavenworth, KS.

Simantirakis, Christina. The Cuban shoot-down of two United States-registered civil aircraft on 24 February 1996: Study of a new case of use of weapons against civil aircraft. Ph.D. dissertation, McGill University.

Timmel, Jill L. 2001. Creativity and acculturation: Psychological and cultural effects on the divergent thinking of Cuban preadolescent immigrants entering the United States. Ph.D. diss., Cornell University.

Vicente, Andrea Cristine. 2004. The Cuban-U.S. Transnational Relationship: The Impact of Recent Migration on Cuban and Cuban-American Society. Master’s thesis. Florida State University.

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