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The Resource Transculturality and perceptions of the immigrant other : "from-heres" and ''come-heres" in Virginia and North Rhine-Westphalia, edited by Cathy Covell Waegner, Page R. Laws and Geoffroy de Laforcade

Transculturality and perceptions of the immigrant other : "from-heres" and ''come-heres" in Virginia and North Rhine-Westphalia, edited by Cathy Covell Waegner, Page R. Laws and Geoffroy de Laforcade

Label
Transculturality and perceptions of the immigrant other : "from-heres" and ''come-heres" in Virginia and North Rhine-Westphalia
Title
Transculturality and perceptions of the immigrant other
Title remainder
"from-heres" and ''come-heres" in Virginia and North Rhine-Westphalia
Statement of responsibility
edited by Cathy Covell Waegner, Page R. Laws and Geoffroy de Laforcade
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
No other issue in our times of globalization has aroused such passionate debate as the increasingly complex transborder movements of people of all ethnicities, with the self-perceived ""from-heres"" often struggling to maintain the illusion of separateness
Member of
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
304.8
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
JV6225
LC item number
.T67 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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1948-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Waegner, Cathy Covell
  • Laws, Page R
  • Laforcade, Geoffroy de
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  • Virginia
  • North Rhine-Westphalia (Germany)
  • Immigrants
  • Immigrants
  • Ethnic attitudes
  • Ethnic attitudes
  • Cultural studies
  • Migration, immigration & emigration
  • Media studies
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Emigration and immigration
  • Ethnic attitudes
  • Immigrants
  • Germany
  • Virginia
Label
Transculturality and perceptions of the immigrant other : "from-heres" and ''come-heres" in Virginia and North Rhine-Westphalia, edited by Cathy Covell Waegner, Page R. Laws and Geoffroy de Laforcade
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I: Historical Perceptions and "From-Here" Memory -- 1. Our Own Boat People: The Norfolk Journal and Guide and the Haitian Refugees, 1979-1986 / Charles H. Ford -- 2. School Integration as Internal Immigration: The Journey of the Norfolk Seventeen / Stephanie G. Walker -- 3. Transcultural Remembrance: Stolpersteine, Silent Promises, and the European Capital of Culture Ruhr.2010 / Sonja Georgi -- Part II: Immigration and Citizenship -- 4. Integration Courses and the German Naturalization Test: Creating Good Citizens? / Janine Werner -- 5. Linguistic Identity and Ethnic Transformations in the United States: The Hispanic Community in the Media / Isabel Hermosín Killough -- 6. Broken Mirrors: Race, Historical Memory, and Citizenship in 20th/21st- Century France / Geoffroy de Laforcade -- Part III: Growing Up "Other" -- 7. Ethnic Transformations at School in North Rhine-Westphalia, Virginia, Pécs, and Autobiographical Novels -- or Can Transcultural Impulses Serve/Save our Schoolchildren? / Cathy Covell Waegner -- 8. German Turkish Teens: Second and Third Generation Transcultural Identity / Melanie Jäger -- Part IV: "Come-Heres" at Work -- 9. When Jobs Become Ethnic / Frankie Copeland -- 10. Coming out of the Dark: An Examination of How Social Capital is Used in Hispanic-Owned Small Businesses in Virginia / Robert K. Perkins -- Part V: Transcultural Encounters in the Media -- 11. Race Matters in Cologne: Migration, Aesthetics, and Popular Culture / Mita Banerjee -- 12. Wallraff's 2009 Schwarz auf Weiss: Investigative Journalism in Cinematic Blackface / Susanne Engelmann and Florian Nölting -- 13. Cinema of Acceptance: Changing Perspectives on the Immigrant Other in Recent American and European Film / Page R. Laws -- Prospects / Geoffroy de Laforcade
Control code
825978037
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 274 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781283142274
Lccn
2011431040
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)825978037
Label
Transculturality and perceptions of the immigrant other : "from-heres" and ''come-heres" in Virginia and North Rhine-Westphalia, edited by Cathy Covell Waegner, Page R. Laws and Geoffroy de Laforcade
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I: Historical Perceptions and "From-Here" Memory -- 1. Our Own Boat People: The Norfolk Journal and Guide and the Haitian Refugees, 1979-1986 / Charles H. Ford -- 2. School Integration as Internal Immigration: The Journey of the Norfolk Seventeen / Stephanie G. Walker -- 3. Transcultural Remembrance: Stolpersteine, Silent Promises, and the European Capital of Culture Ruhr.2010 / Sonja Georgi -- Part II: Immigration and Citizenship -- 4. Integration Courses and the German Naturalization Test: Creating Good Citizens? / Janine Werner -- 5. Linguistic Identity and Ethnic Transformations in the United States: The Hispanic Community in the Media / Isabel Hermosín Killough -- 6. Broken Mirrors: Race, Historical Memory, and Citizenship in 20th/21st- Century France / Geoffroy de Laforcade -- Part III: Growing Up "Other" -- 7. Ethnic Transformations at School in North Rhine-Westphalia, Virginia, Pécs, and Autobiographical Novels -- or Can Transcultural Impulses Serve/Save our Schoolchildren? / Cathy Covell Waegner -- 8. German Turkish Teens: Second and Third Generation Transcultural Identity / Melanie Jäger -- Part IV: "Come-Heres" at Work -- 9. When Jobs Become Ethnic / Frankie Copeland -- 10. Coming out of the Dark: An Examination of How Social Capital is Used in Hispanic-Owned Small Businesses in Virginia / Robert K. Perkins -- Part V: Transcultural Encounters in the Media -- 11. Race Matters in Cologne: Migration, Aesthetics, and Popular Culture / Mita Banerjee -- 12. Wallraff's 2009 Schwarz auf Weiss: Investigative Journalism in Cinematic Blackface / Susanne Engelmann and Florian Nölting -- 13. Cinema of Acceptance: Changing Perspectives on the Immigrant Other in Recent American and European Film / Page R. Laws -- Prospects / Geoffroy de Laforcade
Control code
825978037
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 274 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781283142274
Lccn
2011431040
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)825978037

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