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Author Cohen, Robin, 1944-

Title Global diasporas : an introduction / Robin Cohen.

Imprint Seattle : University of Washington Press, c1997.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    325.2 COH    Available
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    325.2 COH    Available
Description 228 p. ; 23 cm.
Series Global diasporas
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 209-220) and index.
Contents Classical notions of diaspora: transcending the Jewish tradition -- Victim diasporas: Africans and Armenians -- Labour and imperial diasporas: Indians and British -- Trade diasporas: Chinese and Lebanese -- Diasporas and their homelands: Sikhs and Zionists -- Cultural diasporas: the Caribbean case -- Diasporas in the age of globalization -- Conclusion: diasporas, their types and their future.
Subject Emigration and immigration -- History.
ISBN 0295976195 (cloth)
0295976209 (pbk.) : $19.95

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