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Author Arthur, John A
Title African Diaspora Identities : Negotiating Culture in Transnational Migration
Imprint MD : Lexington Books, 2010
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Note Intro -- Preface -- Acknowledgments -- Chapter 1: Constructing African Immigrant Identities in Transnational Domains -- Chapter 2: Situating Africa's Brain Drain in Global Migrations -- Chapter 3: Transnational African Immigrant Lives and Identities -- Chapter 4 Rationalizing the Meanings of African Migrations -- Chapter 5: Gendering the Diaspora Identities of Second-Generation African Immigrant Girls -- Chapter 6: African Immigrants and Native-Born Blacks: Discourses on Finding Common Ground -- Chapter 7: Imagining the Future of African Immigrant Identities in Migration Studies -- Bibliography
This book positions the identities that African ZmigrZs negotiate in transnational migration. It seeks to investigate the structure and modalities of the broader social contexts and parameters underpinning how these identities are constructed and rationalized. The identities African immigrants depict are transnational, resilient, enterprising, altruistic, and based upon a yearning desire for economic opportunities and total incorporation in global affairs. Their migratory identities are structured to finding solutions to ameliorate the myriad of pressing issues facing Africa
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Arthur, John A. African Diaspora Identities : Negotiating Culture in Transnational Migration MD : Lexington Books,c2010 9780739146385
Subject Transnationalism - Africa
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