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Published: 08 April 2011

336 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199732302

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The Homeland Is the Arena

Religion, Transnationalism, and the Integration of Senegalese Immigrants in America

Ousmane Kane

  • First synthesis of the numerous aspects of the francophone West African migration in the US into an integrated analysis, linking discussion of both the home and host community, and of the various dimensions (ethnic, political, occupational, gender, generational, and religious) of this migration
  • An insightful historical ethnography of this community's transnational experience

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