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Author Mobasher, Mohsen M., 1962-

Title Iranians in Texas : migration, politics, and ethnic identity / Mohsen M. Mobasher
Edition First edition
Published Austin : University of Texas Press, 2012
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Description 1 online resource (xvi, 193 pages)
Contents The paradox of migration: neither happy in exile nor looking forward to returning home -- To be or not to be an Iranian: politics, media, and the paradox of national identity -- Double ambivalence and double detachment: the paradox of living in the United States -- To be an Iranian, American, or Iranian American: family, cultural resistance, and the paradox of ethnic identity among second-generation Iranian Americans -- Exile and the paradox of gender, marriage, and family
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Immigrants -- Texas.
Iranian Americans -- Texas.
Iranians -- Texas.
Political refugees -- Texas.
Iran -- Politics and government -- 20th century.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0292737084 (electronic bk.)
9780292737082 (electronic bk.)