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Title Transnational archipelago : perspectives on Cape Verdean migration and diaspora / edited by Luís Batalha and Jørgen Carling.

Imprint Amsterdam : Amsterdam University Press, ©2008.


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Description 1 online resource (298 pages) : illustrations
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
data file rda
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Cape Verdean Migration and Diaspora / Jørgen Carling and Luís Batalha -- Section 1. Diaspora community portraits-- Cape Verdeans in the U.S / Marilyn Halter -- Cape Verdeans in Argentina / Marta Maffia -- Cape Verdeans in São Tomé and Príncipe / Augusto Nascimento -- Cape Verdeans in Portugal / Luís Batalha -- Cape Verdeans in Spain / Rocío Moldes Farelo and Luzia Oca Gonzlez -- Cape Verdeans in Italy / Jacqueline Andall -- Cape Verdeans in the Netherlands / Jørgen Carling -- Cape Verdeans in Sweden / Lisa Åkesson -- Section 2. Migration and transnationalism -- Making Waves: Cape Verdeans, Whaling and the Uses of Photography / Memory Holloway -- And When the Women Leave? Female Emigration from Boa Vista / Andréa de Souza Lobo -- Cape Verdean Tongues: Speaking of 'Nation' at Home and Abroad / Márcia Rego -- Cape Verdean Transnationalism on the Internet / Sónia Melo -- Images of Emigration in Cape Verdean Music / Juliana Braz Dias -- Cape Verdean Migration, Music Recordings and Performance / Rui Cidra -- Diasporic Networks, Political Change, and the Growth of Cabo-Zouk Music / JoAnne Hoffman -- Managing Work and Care for Young Children in Cape Verdean Families in Portugal / Karin Wall -- Cape Verdeans' Pathways to Health: Local Problems, Transnational Solutions / Huub Beijers and Cláudia de Freitas -- Cape Verdean Diasporic Identity Formation / Gina Sánchez Gibau -- The Resilience of the Cape Verdean Migration Tradition / Lisa Åkesson.
Summary "The island nation of Cape Verde has given rise to a diaspora that spans the four continents of the Atlantic Ocean. Migration has been essential to the island since the birth of its nation. This volume makes a significant contribution to the study of international migration and transnationalism by exploring the Cape Verdean diaspora through its geographic diversity and with a broad thematic range"--Publisher's description.
Note Print version record.
Subject Cabo Verde -- Emigration and immigration.
Cabo Verde -- History.
Cabo Verdeans -- Foreign countries.
African diaspora.
HISTORY -- World.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Sociology -- General.
Mathematics and science.
Science: general issues.
African diaspora. (OCoLC)fst00799755
Emigration and immigration. (OCoLC)fst00908690
Cabo Verde. (OCoLC)fst01216993
Indexed Term Popular science
Genre/Form Electronic books.
History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Electronic books.
Added Author Batalha, Luís, 1962-
Carling, Jørgen.
Other Form: Print version: Transnational archipelago. Amsterdam : Amsterdam University Press, ©2008 9789053569948 9053569944 (OCoLC)225875928
ISBN 9789048501885 (electronic bk.)
9048501881 (electronic bk.)
Standard No. 9786611979249
AU@ 000051346419
CDX 9674143
DEBBG BV043117904
DEBSZ 422039829
GBVCP 1003604188
GBVCP 802858236
NZ1 13859890
NZ1 14936158

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