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Diaspora, development, and democracy : the domestic impact of international migration from India / Devesh Kapur.

Author/Creator:
Kapur, Devesh, 1959-
Publication:
Princeton, NJ : Princeton University Press, c2010.
Format/Description:
Book
xv, 325 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
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Subjects:
India -- Emigration and immigration.
India -- Emigration and immigration -- Economic aspects.
India -- Emigration and immigration -- Political aspects.
East Indians -- Foreign countries.
Contents:
The missing leg of the globalization triad : international migration
Analytical framework and research methodology
Selection characteristics of emigration from India
Economic effects
Social remittances : migration and the flow of ideas
International migration and the paradox of India's democracy
The Indian diaspora and Indian foreign policy : soft power or soft underbelly?
Civil or uncivil transnational society? The janus face of long-distance nationalism
Spatially unbound nations.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Dr. Craig Baxter Memorial Fund.
Contributor:
Dr. Craig Baxter Memorial Fund.
ISBN:
9780691125381 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0691125384 (hardcover : alk. paper)
OCLC:
466343250