German Diasporic Experiences
Language: en
Pages: 518
Authors: Mathias Schulze, James M. Skidmore, David G. John, Grit Liebscher, Sebastian Siebel-Achenbach
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-10-02 - Publisher: Wilfrid Laurier Univ. Press

Co-published with the Waterloo Centre for German Studies For centuries, large numbers of German-speaking people have emigrated from settlements in Europe to other countries and continents. In German Diasporic Experiences: Identity, Migration, and Loss, more than forty international contributors describe and discuss aspects of the history, language, and culture of
The Diaspora and Returnee Entrepreneurship
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Nick Williams
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-01-22 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

With increased movements of people around the world, the role of transnational economic activity is becoming ever more significant. Yet little is understood about the motivations and contribution of those who return to their homeland to undertake entrepreneurial activity. The Diaspora and Returnee Entrepreneurship analyzes the role that the diaspora
The Diaspora Strikes Back
Language: en
Pages: 248
Authors: Juan Flores
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-04-02 - Publisher: Routledge

In The Diaspora Strikes Back the eminent ethnic and cultural studies scholar Juan Flores flips the process on its head: what happens to the home country when it is being constantly fed by emigrants returning from abroad? He looks at how 'Nuyoricans' (Puerto Rican New Yorkers) have transformed the home
The Diaspora Dimension
Language: en
Pages: 180
Authors: A. Ages
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-12-06 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

Few questions have agitated thoughtful Jews as much as the one touching on identity. The problem arose originally from the situation of the Jews as a diaspora community. From the time of Philo and probably before, great energies have been expended by Jews in seeking to understand the meaning of
New Perspectives in Diasporic Experience
Language: en
Authors: Connie Rapoo, Maria Luisa Coelho, Zahira Sarwar
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-01-04 - Publisher: BRILL

This edited volume discusses the discourse, experience and representation of Diaspora from a variety of cultural and disciplinary perspectives and offers new and original insight into contemporary notions of Diaspora.