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Imagined mobility [electronic resource] : migration and transnationalism among Indian students in Australia / Michiel Baas.

Author/Creator:
Baas, Michiel.
Publication:
London ; New York : Anthem Press, 2010.
Series:
Anthem South Asian Studies
Anthem South Asian Studies
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (276 p.)
Subjects:
East Indians -- Education -- Australia.
East Indian students -- Australia -- Social conditions.
India -- Emigration and immigration.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Summary:
This book critically examines the history and current issues on the migration of Indian students to Australia.
Contents:
Departure : migration, transnationalism and what lies in-between
First semester : of leaving and arriving : from and to a culture of migration
Second semester : some history lessons as well as learning the hard way
Summer school : a history of students goings overseas
Third semester : learning about how to work in-between : legal and illegal realms
Fourth semester : graduating as a migrant
Arrival : imagined mobility
A new departure : curry bashing and alien space invaders.
Notes:
Description based upon print version of record.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:
1-283-37745-4
9786613377456
1-84331-341-3
OCLC:
741614172
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