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  • Code of the West
    Sahar Mustafah
    Short story collection by Sahar Mustafah, David Friedman Award for Best Fiction. 2016 Grand Prize Winner for Prose, Willow Books Literature Awards. “The native and immigrant Palestinians in Sahar Mustafah’s Code of the West live in a world where the threat of violence is part of their existence. Some of these characters exist within their own ethnic enclave, while others travel...
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    15,33 €

  • Consequences
    Susan Popoola
    The August riots of 2011 started off in London and spread across different parts of the country. People questioned whether or not the riots were really about the shooting of a young black man by the police. That is open to debate. What is, however, unquestionable is that there are segments of society that are disengaged from the mainstream. While some may believe that this was ...
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    11,51 €

  • The Emotionally Resilient Expat - Engage, Adapt and Thrive Across Cultures
    Linda a. Janssen / Linda aJanssen
    Living abroad offers enriching experiences of growth, broadened perspective, enhanced cultural understanding. Yet its transition-rich, change-driven, cross-cultural nature can place considerable demands, leaving us stressed, disconnected, our identity in flux. Building on existing literature and benefitting from recent developments in psychology and brain-body connections, The ...
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    17,78 €

  • Race, bordering and disobedient knowledge
    Developing the concept of disobedient knowledge, this book provides new perspectives on activism and everyday struggles against racism and borders. Drawing on empirical research in distinct European contexts, the chapters highlight the intertwined nature of racism and bordering, and the role of epistemic disobedience in challenging these. ...
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    157,29 €

  • EcoGothic gardens in the long nineteenth century
    Sue Edney
    Diverse ecoGothic interpretations of Victorian gardens and their reflections of human disturbance, using material ecocritical methodology to examine uncanny vegetal agency. Monster plants, mystical trees, fairy groves, grim lakes and talking flowers are among the topics, seen through prose, poetry and painting. ...
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    35,77 €

  • Child and Adolescent Migration, Mental Health, and Language
    Fernanda Carra-Salsberg
    This timely book focuses on migration and the socio-affective significance of language. It examines how this influences children’s and adolescents’ development, subjectivity, identifications, and identity formations. ...
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    135,73 €

  • The Failure of the Occident
    Laurent Sueur
    In times past, the Occident enlightened the world when confusion reigned; the crepuscular reason of some righteous nations used to restore order, but this lighthouse is diseased: it seems that it is unable to show societies the ways to reality and goodness. Unfortunately, if the Statue of Liberty drowns in the port of New York, there will be no future, for the rest of the world...
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    12,54 €

  • A Comprehensive Guide to Moving to Moldova
    William Jones
    Embark on a journey of discovery and adventure with 'A Comprehensive Guide to Moving to Moldova' by William Jones. Whether you’re planning a short visit, an extended stay, or a permanent relocation, this comprehensive guide offers everything you need to know to make the most of your time in this beautiful country.From navigating Moldova’s rich history and diverse culture to und...
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    14,57 €

  • Hopelessly Alien
    Louis Corsino
    An in-depth sociological investigation of 'hope' as it applies to the Italian immigrant experience in the blue-collar suburb of Chicago Heights between 1910 and 1950. ...
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    127,28 €

  • Women in exile in early modern Europe and the Americas
    Women in exile in early modern Europe and the Americas presents the important yet largely untold stories of a diverse group of women exiled across the Atlantic world in the early modern period. The book provides a new vantage point from which to enrich the study of exile and also contributes important new scholarship to the history of women. ...
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    169,60 €

  • Living in Freedom!
    Nery Barnet Kircher
    This book chronicles the journey of an immigrant family as they escape the stifling grip of the Communist regime in Cuba and embark on a quest for freedom in the land of liberty. It depicts their navigation through the vast terrain of American culture and customs, as well as their experience of sharing these insights with their immigrant students through the teaching profession...
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    21,85 €

  • Prisoners of Poverty Abroad
    Helen Campbell
     The studies which follow, the result of fifteen months’ observation abroad, deal directly with the workers in all trades open to women, though, from causes explained in the opening chapter, less from the side of actual figures than the preceding volume, the material for which was gathered in New York. But as months have gone on, it has become plain that many minds are also at ...
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    13,36 €

  • How to Move to Lithuania
    William Jones
    Embark on your expatriate journey with confidence! 'How to Move to Lithuania: A Comprehensive Guide' is your essential companion for navigating the process of relocating to this beautiful Baltic nation. Written by expatriate expert William Jones, this comprehensive guide offers practical advice, insider tips, and valuable insights to help you make a smooth transition to life in...
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    14,55 €

  • Diaspora as translation and decolonisation
    Ipek Demir
    This book proposes a new way of conceptualising diaspora by examining how diasporas do translation and decolonisation. It provides conceptual tools for investigating diasporas and their interventions and considers diaspora as ’the global south in the global north’, as well as providing a case study of the Kurdish diaspora in Europe. ...
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    36,06 €

  • Navigating the United States of America
    Betty Olela
    Every year, millions of new immigrants step out in faith and leave their home countries to migrate to the United States of America. Though it is both exciting and daunting, a large percentage of those immigrants have nothing or no one to prepare them for the hardships of living the American Dream.In Navigating the United States of America, Betty Olela outlines key steps to take...
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    8,77 €

  • Many Rivers to Cross
    Elaine P. Rocha
    Since the first contact with Europeans, the Americas have been a continent of immigrants as much as a continent of continuous migrations. Black migrations represent more than the transit of people between countries and regions and from rural areas to urban centers. It contributed to constructing networks that made survival possible, creating neighborhoods and cultural expressio...
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    54,37 €

  • Revisiting Diaspora Spaces in India
    Joydev Maity
    This edited volume is a detailed and critical study of Indian diaspora writings and its diverse themes. It focuses on dynamics and contemporary perspectives of Indian diaspora writings and analyzes emerging themes of this field like the experience of the Bihari diaspora, migration to Gulf countries, the relation between diasporic experience and self-translation, uprootedness an...
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    48,22 €

  • USCIS Writing Vocabulary for the Naturalization Test - U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services
    U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Serv / USCIS
    The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has produced new reading Vocabulary Flash Cards to help immigrants study for the English reading portion of the naturalization test. These flash cards contain all the words found in the English reading portion of the naturalization test. The flash cards can be used in the classroom as an instructional tool for citizenship pr...
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    10,06 €

  • FREEDOM
    Joss Sheldon
    WE ALL DESERVE TO BE FREEOnce upon a time, we were free to go wherever we chose. It wasn’t so long ago. The history of humanity, is a tale of constant motion.People are supposed to move about. We have imaginations which encourage us to dream about life in other places, bodies which are built to roam, and hands which can make an array of vehicles. A few of us even possess the 'W...
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    25,23 €

  • FREEDOM
    Joss Sheldon
    WE ALL DESERVE TO BE FREEOnce upon a time, we were free to go wherever we chose. It wasn’t so long ago. The history of humanity, is a tale of constant motion.People are supposed to move about. We have imaginations which encourage us to dream about life in other places, bodies which are built to roam, and hands which can make an array of vehicles. A few of us even possess the 'W...
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    16,86 €

  • FREEDOM
    Joss Sheldon
    WE ALL DESERVE TO BE FREEOnce upon a time, we were free to go wherever we chose. It wasn’t so long ago. The history of humanity, is a tale of constant motion.People are supposed to move about. We have imaginations which encourage us to dream about life in other places, bodies which are built to roam, and hands which can make an array of vehicles. A few of us even possess the 'W...
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    23,34 €

  • Sex, Love, and Migration
    Bloch Alexia / Tsylinskii Vadim
    ENG: Sex, Love, and Migration complicates a narrative of women’s exploitation as a feature of migration in the twenty-first century, to argue that women’s mobility is marked not only by risks but also by personal and social transformation. Drawing on ethnographic fieldwork spanning a decade (2002-2011), Alexia Bloch shows how women moving between the former Soviet Union and Tur...
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    40,76 €

  • Restoring the Balance
    John A Vucetich
    Wolves on a wilderness island illuminate lessons on the environment, extinction, and life.For more than a quarter century, celebrated biologist John Vucetich has studied the wolves, and the moose that sustain them, of the boreal forest of Isle Royale National Park, an island in the northwest corner of Lake Superior. During this time, he has witnessed both the near extinction of...
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    37,49 €

  • Laughing All the Way to Freedom
    Emil Draitser
    A sequel to the author’s autobiographical trilogy--Shush! Growing up Jewish under Stalin, In the Jaws of the Crocodile, and Farewell, Mama Odessa--this book is part memoir and part cultural study about the challenges of immigration and American accculturation. With self-deprecating humor, the author, a former Soviet satirist who was punished for trespassing the boundaries of...
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    42,84 €

  • Domestic Workers Talk
    Anne Ambler Schluter / Kellie Gonçalves
    Set in a multilingual cleaning company that serves Anglophone customers in the upper-(middle) class suburbs of New York City, this book presents an ethnographic study into power, language policy and communication from the perspectives of the Brazilian-American employer as well as the company’s Hispanophone and Lusophone employees. ...
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    157,72 €

  • Domestic Workers Talk
    Anne Ambler Schluter / Kellie Gonçalves
    Set in a multilingual cleaning company that serves Anglophone customers in the upper-(middle) class suburbs of New York City, this book presents an ethnographic study into power, language policy and communication from the perspectives of the Brazilian-American employer as well as the company’s Hispanophone and Lusophone employees. ...
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    42,26 €

  • Negotiating Identities, Language and Migration in Global London
    This book explores the transnational practices of migrant groups in global London, illustrating the complex relations between migrants and the city in the context of globalisation. The chapters offer a starting point to examine migrants and the city from a comparative perspective by bringing together case studies of diverse migrant communities. ...
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    72,28 €

  • Negotiating Identities, Language and Migration in Global London
    This book explores the transnational practices of migrant groups in global London, illustrating the complex relations between migrants and the city in the context of globalisation. The chapters offer a starting point to examine migrants and the city from a comparative perspective by bringing together case studies of diverse migrant communities. ...
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    193,55 €

  • A Guide to Relocating to Andorra
    William Jones
    Embark on a captivating journey to the heart of the Pyrenees with 'A Guide to Relocating to Andorra.' This succinct yet comprehensive guide is your roadmap to embracing the serenity and charm of Andorra, a tranquil haven nestled amidst breathtaking landscapes.Discover the allure of Andorra’s snow-kissed peaks and lush valleys as you navigate the essentials of relocation. From u...
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    12,75 €

  • Relocating to Albania
    William Jones
    Embark on a transformative journey with 'Relocating to Albania,' your indispensable companion for a seamless transition to this enchanting Balkan nation. Whether you’re drawn to Albania’s rich history, stunning landscapes, or vibrant culture, this comprehensive guide is designed to make your relocation experience smooth, rewarding, and filled with unforgettable moments.In this ...
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    14,20 €