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Author Khandelwal, Madhulika S. (Madhulika Shankar), 1957-

Title Becoming American, being Indian : an immigrant community in New York City / Madhulika S. Khandelwal
Published Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 2002
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 198 pages) : illustrations, maps
Series The anthropology of contemporary issues
Anthropology of contemporary issues.
Contents Ch. 1. The Landscape of South Asian New York -- Ch. 2. Transplanting Indian Culture -- Ch. 3. Worship and Community -- Ch. 4. Building Careers, Encountering Class -- Ch. 5. Family and Gender -- Ch. 6. Elders and Youth -- Ch. 7. The Evolution of South Asian Organizations
Summary Since the 1960s the number of Indian immigrants and their descendants living in the United States has grown dramatically. Madhulika S. Khandelwal explores the ways in which their world has evolved over four decades
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Asian Americans -- New York (State) -- New York -- Ethnic identity.
Asian Americans -- New York (State) -- New York -- Social conditions.
East Indian Americans -- Cultural assimilation -- New York (State) -- New York.
East Indian Americans -- New York (State) -- New York -- Ethnic identity.
East Indian Americans -- New York (State) -- New York -- Social conditions.
Immigrants -- New York (State) -- New York -- Social conditions.
New York (N.Y.) -- Ethnic relations.
New York (N.Y.) -- Social conditions.
Queens (New York, N.Y.) -- Ethnic relations.
Queens (New York, N.Y.) -- Social conditions.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1501722026 (electronic bk.)
9781501722028 (electronic bk.)