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Immigrant ambassadors : citizenship and belonging in the Tibetan diaspora

Author: Julia Meredith Hess
Publisher: Stanford, CA : Stanford University Press, cop. 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Immigrant Ambassadors explores transformations in Tibetan identity as increasing numbers of Tibetans move from being stateless refugees in India and Nepal to citizens of the United States.

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Julia Meredith Hess
ISBN: 0804760179 9780804760171
OCLC Number: 819305514
Description: xiii, 266 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: Julia Meredith Hess.

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"This very valuable chronicle of a unique immigration act in U.S. history highlights some of the bureaucratic ambiguities that have so many people caught 'betwixt and between' societies today. Hess' Read more...

 
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