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Author Komarnisky, Sara V., author.

Title Mexicans in Alaska : an ethnography of mobility, place, and transnational life / Sara V. Komarnisky.

Publication Info. Lincoln ; London : University of Nebraska Press, [2018]
©2018

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Description 1 online resource (300 pages).
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Series Anthropology of contemporary North America
Anthropology of contemporary North America.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: yes, there are Mexicans in Alaska -- Tracing Mexican Alaska -- The annual migration of the traveling swallows: shared experiences of mobility across North America -- "My grandfather worked here": three generations of the Bravo family in Alaska and Michoacán -- "You have to get used to it": living the North American dream -- The stuff of transnational life: suitcases full of mole, t-shirts, roosters, and other things that move -- "It freezes the people together": producing a Mexican Alaska -- Conclusion: freedom to move.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Mexicans -- Alaska -- History.
Mexican Americans -- Alaska -- History.
Mexicans -- Alaska -- Social conditions.
Mexican Americans -- Alaska -- Social conditions.
Foreign workers, Mexican -- Alaska -- History.
Foreign workers, Mexican -- Alaska -- Social conditions.
Migrant labor -- Alaska -- History.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Komarnisky, Sara V. Mexicans in Alaska : an ethnography of mobility, place, and transnational life. Lincoln ; London : University of Nebraska Press, c2018 300 pages Anthropology of contemporary North America. 9781496203649 (DLC) 2017038779
ISBN 9781496203649
9781496205636
9781496206480 (e-book)
9781496206466 (epub)
9781496206473 (mobi)

 
    
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