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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1982) 2 (1): 29–38.
Published: 01 May 1982
... History, 2 vol. , New Delhi: People's Publishing House. Ker , James Campbell 1973 Political Trouble in India, 1907–1917, rep. ed. , Delhi: Oriental Publishers. Misrow , Jogesh C. 1971 East Indian Immigration on the Pacific Coast, rep. ed. , San Francisco: R & E Research...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1982) 2 (1): 84–89.
Published: 01 May 1982
...Asha Angela Anand Domestic Violence: Cases Reported of its Occurrence in South Asian Immigrant Families. Asha Angela Anand Studies of South Asian, and particularly Indian, middle...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2000) 20 (1-2): 105–114.
Published: 01 August 2000
... Production of National Cultures . Washington, DC:American Anthropological Association. Haniffa, Aziz. 1998 . “Key Republican reopens debate on legal immigration.” India Abroad May 1, p. 38 . ____. 1998 . “Bills aim to boost visas for computer professionals.” India Abroad, March 13, p. 40...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2000) 20 (1-2): 200–216.
Published: 01 August 2000
... Angeles: University of California Press. Light, Ivan. 1979 . “Disadvantaged Minorities in Self-employment,” International Journal of Comparative Sociology , 20 . Light, Ivan and Edna Bonacich. 1988 . Immigrant Entrepreneurs. Berkeley: University of California Press. Light, Ivan and Charles...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2011) 31 (2): 312–330.
Published: 01 August 2011
...Paulo G. Pinto The Arab community in Brazil comprises an estimated 4–6 million immigrants and their descendants and was created by an almost continuous flux of immigrants from the Middle East (Syria, Lebanon, and Palestine) since the nineteenth century. While until the 1970s the Arab immigrants...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1982) 2 (2): 29–34.
Published: 01 August 1982
...Mary Milewski Indian Immigrants and the Development of the Cotton Industry in Uganda. Mary Milewski The purpose of this paper is to discuss the nature of Indian mercantile activity in...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1982) 2 (1): 19–28.
Published: 01 May 1982
...Sucheta Mazumdar Copyright Regents of the University of California 1982 References Annual Reports of the Commission General of Immigration to the Secretary of Commerce and Labor 1910–1920 Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office Bonacich , E. 1982 “Patterns of Asian...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1982) 2 (1): 74–83.
Published: 01 May 1982
...Mokerrom Hossain South Asians in Southern California: A Sociological Study of Immigrants from India, Pakistan and Bangladesh. Mokerrom Hossain The following study of...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2000) 20 (1-2): 157–163.
Published: 01 August 2000
... Margaret Abraham, Speaking the Unspeakable: Marital Vio- range from highly educated professionals with substantial lence Among South Asian Immigrants in the U.S., New salaries to low-income women subsisting on public assis- Brunswick NJ: Rutgers University Press, 2000, pp. 234, tance...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (1): 47–57.
Published: 01 May 2010
...Tobias Brinkmann The article discusses the impact of World War I on Jewish migrants from Eastern Europe. In modern Jewish history the experience of immigration is almost synonymous with movement to and settlement in immigrant neighborhoods in the heart of big metropolitan cities, especially New...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1995) 15 (1): 108–123.
Published: 01 May 1995
...Margaret Abraham © 1994: South Asia Bulletin 1995 Ethnicity and Marginality: A Study of Indian Jewish Immigrants in Israel Margaret Abraham There have been Jews settled in India from an- Fieldwork for this study was...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2011) 31 (2): 282–295.
Published: 01 August 2011
...Theresa Alfaro-Velcamp Many Arab immigrants came to the Americas—the United States, Mexico, Brazil, and Argentina (to name only a few countries)—primarily with the intent to make money quickly and return home. Their enduring presence, however, is marked by ambiguous categorizations of Arabs in the...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2012) 32 (1): 156–168.
Published: 01 May 2012
...Ayşe Lucie Batur The Islamic headscarf became an issue of controversy in Western European countries beginning in the late 1980s. This controversy increasingly began to include diverse issues such as the integration of Muslim immigrants into their host countries, the politicization of Islam, the...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2009) 29 (3): 423–437.
Published: 01 December 2009
...Cihan Tugal The transformation of urban space constitutes one of the most dynamic aspects of the Islamist movement. Prevalent models have accounted for this phenomenon by referring to the rural immigrants' capacity for autonomous network building or their creative subjectivities. This article...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (1): 14–20.
Published: 01 May 2010
... and experience loneliness and homesickness; (2) children are drawn between the culture of the country of origin and that of the host country, a dilemma they themselves have to resolve; and (3) immigrants are subject to the Islamophobia that results from the presumption that Islam is a totalitarian...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2008) 28 (3): 495–512.
Published: 01 December 2008
...Peyman Vahabzadeh By offering a comprehensive survey of the theories pertaining to the literature produced by Iranian expatriate communities, this essay argues that the many faces of “emigration literature” indeed reflect the immigrants' varied experiences of their departure and their host...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2012) 32 (3): 662–673.
Published: 01 December 2012
... concludes that while a majority of indentured Indians benefited marginally from indentured service, a small number of them took back more savings than what was revealed to the Immigration Department. © 2012 by Duke University Press 2012 Regulations and Remittances...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2011) 31 (2): 388–410.
Published: 01 August 2011
... Middle Eastern immigrants. Through interviews and visual analysis of the New York Persian Day Parade, one of more than 180 annual ethnic parades in Manhattan, I track, analyze, and compare the use of space, signs, and performance to argue that Iranian American public events such as the parade offer...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2011) 31 (2): 411–424.
Published: 01 August 2011
... insistence on the autobiographical by scholars to legitimate information about Iran? Heretofore an immigrant group largely absent from public discourse as such, I argue that the debate over the memoir has made the Iranian diaspora community produce (and reproduce) itself by publicly staging textual debates...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2011) 31 (2): 425–442.
Published: 01 August 2011
... performance of Iranian identities. Surveys and interviews conducted with Iranians in Los Angeles and Toronto reveal among Iranian immigrants a deep concern with the global image of Iran, an emphasis on publicity as a form of political action, and anxieties related to the representation of the “Iranian...