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Author Ogbaa, Kalu.

Title The Nigerian Americans / Kalu Ogbaa.

Published Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2003.


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 UniM Store  305.89669073 OGBA MJ19    AVAILABLE
Physical description x, 183 pages ; 25 cm.
Series The New Americans, 1092-6364.
New Americans (Westport, Conn.)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page) and index.
Contents 1. Nigerian American Ethnic Roots: The Land, History, People, and Culture 3 -- Part II Coming to the United States 19 -- 2. Nigerian Immigration to the United States: An Overview 21 -- Part III Adjustment and Adaptation 37 -- 3. Dropping the Cultural Baggage 39 -- 4. Educational and Economic Adjustment 59 -- 5. Adjustment through Associations and the Media 81 -- 6. Intergroup Relations 103 -- 7. Evolving Nigerian American Identity: Impediments, Legacy, and Hope 121 -- 8. Impact of Nigerian Americans on American Society 137 -- Appendix Noted Nigerian Americans 147.
Subject Nigerian Americans.
Immigrants -- United States.
Nigerian Americans -- Social conditions.
ISBN 0313319642 (alk. paper)