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Nigerian immigrants in the United States : race, identity, and acculturation / Ezekiel Umo Ette.

Author/Creator:
Ette, Ezekiel Umo.
Publication:
Lanham, Md. : Lexington Books, c2012.
Format/Description:
Book
xii, 191 p. ; 24 cm.
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Subjects:
Nigerian Americans -- History.
Nigerians -- United States -- History.
Immigrants -- Government policy -- United States.
Nigeria -- Emigration and immigration.
United States -- Emigration and immigration.
Contents:
Historical and theoretical approaches
The African immigrant in the United States
Historical review
Theoretical analyses of immigration policies
Meaning-making in the immigration experience
Stories of immigrants: approaches and relevance in human services
The men who came as students
The women who came as wives
The women who came as students
Permanent visitors
Visa lottery winners
Adaptation and integration into American society
Tools and resources for adjustment
Working with Nigerian immigrants.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:
9780739170397 (cloth : alk. paper)
0739170392 (cloth : alk. paper)
OCLC:
744302430