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Author Fialkova, L. L.

Title Ex-Soviets in Israel : from personal narratives to a group portrait / Larisa Fialkova and Maria N. Yelenevskaya
Published Detroit, MI : Wayne State University Press, 2007
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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 373 pages) : illustrations
Series Raphael Patai series in Jewish folklore and anthropology
Raphael Patai series in Jewish folklore and anthropology.
Contents Fieldwork and methods -- Immigration and evolution of identity -- The image of the other in personal narratives -- Symbolic dimensions of time and space -- Lucky coincidence, fate, and miracles in immigrants' lives -- Language and immigrants' identity -- The new life of Russian and Soviet folklore in Israel
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Immigrants -- Soviet Union -- Folklore.
Jews, Soviet -- Cultural assimilation -- Israel.
Jews, Soviet -- Israel -- Folklore.
Jews, Soviet -- Israel -- Interviews.
Jews, Soviet -- Israel -- Identity
Israel -- Ethnic relations.
Genre/Form Folklore.
Form Electronic book
Author Yelenevskaya, Maria N.
LC no. 2007001694
ISBN 0814338399 (electronic bk.)
9780814338391 (electronic bk.)