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Accidental immigrants and the search for home : women, cultural identity, and community

Auteur : Carol E Kelley
Éditeur: Philadelphia : Temple University Press, ©2013.
Édition/format:   Livre imprimé : AnglaisVoir toutes les éditions et tous les formats
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"The effect of immigration on individual lives is not short-lived. Those who stay permanently in an adopted country go through a continual process of adjustment and learning about both their new country and themselves. The four women profiled in Carol Kelley's poignant book, who moved to new countries not for economic or political reasons, but for marriage, education, or career, challenge immigrant stereotypes as  Lire la suite...
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Genre/forme: Case studies
Type de document: Livre
Tous les auteurs / collaborateurs: Carol E Kelley
ISBN: 9781439909454 1439909458 9781439909461 1439909466 9781439909478 1439909474
Numéro OCLC: 805892420
Description: x, 176 pages ; 24 cm
Contenu: Accidental immigrants: from roots to routes --
Transitions: Negotiating identity in a new culture --
Turning points: realization, transformation, and commitment --
Lejania Cercana: living "closely far" from home.
Responsabilité: Carol E. Kelley.

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Reveals how four very different women seek a sense of belonging, identity and home through the lifelong process of immigration  Lire la suite...

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"A valuable contribution to the immigration debate, Accidental Immigrants and the Search for Home broadens the discourse about a humane immigration policy for uprooted family members neither seeking Lire la suite...

 
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