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Return migration and identity

Nan M. Sussman

Return migration and identity

a global phenomenon, a Hong Kong case

by Nan M. Sussman

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Published by Hong Kong University Press in Hong Kong .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Emigration and immigration,
  • Case studies,
  • Return migration,
  • Ethnic relations

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementNan M. Sussman
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJV8709.Z6 H668 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 349 p. :
    Number of Pages349
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25028861M
    ISBN 109789888028832, 9789888028849
    LC Control Number2011467442

    In book: Return Migration and Identity (pp) Nan M. Sussman; Request the chapter directly from the author on ResearchGate. Request full-text. Request full-text. Download citation. This book is inspiring way beyond the specific context of Somaliland and advances our thinking about current dynamics of migration." — Markus Virgil Hoehne, University of Leipzig, Germany "This book carefully explores how refugees who return to Somaliland are reshaping the national social, economic and political arena.

    The global trend for immigrants to return home has unique relevance for Hong Kong. This work of cross-cultural psychology explores many personal stories of return migration. The author captures in dozens of interviews the anxieties, anticipations, hardships, and flexible world perspectives of migrants and their families, as well as friends and co-workers. Ultimately, Sa’eed is destroyed by his loss of identity, whereas the narrator survives—literally and metaphorically—his loss of identity. Season of Migration to the North suggests all the ways in which migration can lead to a sense of cultural confusion, loss of identity, and disconnection. Stuck between England and Sudan, both the.

    Migration, Diasporas and Citizenship Jubany, O. (Ed), Sassen, S. (Ed) For over twenty years, the Migration, Diasporas and Citizenship series has contributed to cross-disciplinary empirical and theoretical debates on migration processes, serving as a critical forum for and problematising the main issues around the global movement and circulation. Hanauer (chapter 10) proposes an alternative to understanding the issue of migration and identity which he terms ''non-place identity''. This alternative questions the link between the legal and the personal-societal aspects of migration present in many tests for the acquisition of citizenship (including the British test).


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