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Author Brettell, Caroline.

Title Anthropology and migration : essays on transnationalism, ethnicity, and identity / Caroline Brettell.

Published Walnut Creek, Calif. : Altamira Press, [2003]


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  305.869009 BRET    DUE 05-05-20
Physical description xxi, 237 pages ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 201-232) and index.
Contents Introduction: Anthropology, Migration, and the Portuguese Diaspora ix -- Part I Situating the Anthropological Perspective: Macro, Meso, and Micro Approaches to the Study of Migration 1 -- 1 Emigrant, the Nation, and the State in Nineteenth- and Twentieth-Century Portugal: An Anthropological Approach 9 -- 2 Migration Stories: Agency and the Individual in the Study of Migration 23 -- Part II Return Migration, Transmigrants, and Transnationalism 47 -- 3 Emigrar para Voltar: A Portuguese Ideology of Return Migration 57 -- 4 Emigration, the Church, and the Religious Festa in Northern Portugal 75 -- Part III Cities, Immigrant Communities, and Ethnic Identity 101 -- 5 Is the Ethnic Community Inevitable?: A Comparison of the Settlement Patterns of Portuguese Immigrants in Toronto and Paris 109 -- 6 Ethnicity and Entrepreneurs: Portuguese Immigrants in a Canadian City 127 -- Part IV Gender and Migration 139 -- 7 Emigration and Household Structure in a Portuguese Parish, 1850-1920 153 -- 8 Women Are Migrants, Too: A Portuguese Perspective 185 -- 9 Conclusion: Toward a Comparative Understanding of Migration 197.
Subject Portuguese -- Foreign countries -- History.
Return migration -- Portugal -- History.
Identity (Psychology) -- Portugal.
Ethnicity -- Portugal.
Portugal -- Emigration and immigration -- Social aspects.
ISBN 0759103194 (alk. paper)
0759103208 (paperback: alk. paper)