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Beyond expectations : second-generation Nigerians in the United States and Britain / Onoso Imoagene.

Author/creator Imoagene, Onoso, 1977-
Format Electronic and Book
Publication InfoOakland, California : University of California Press, [2017]
Descriptionviii, 298 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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Contents Setting the context : immigration, assimilation versus racialization, and the African and Nigerian diasporas in Britain and America -- "You are not like me!?" : the impact of intra-racial distinctions and inter-ethnic relations on identity formation -- "It's un-Nigerian not to go to college" : education as an ethnic boundary -- Forging a diasporic Nigerian ethnicity in the United States and Britain -- On the horns of racialization : middle class, ethnic, and black -- Feeling American in America, not feeling British in Britain.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references (pages 259-282) and index.
Access restrictionAvailable only to authorized users.
Technical detailsMode of access: World Wide Web
Genre/formElectronic books.
LCCN 2016040311
ISBN9780520292314 (cloth : alk. paper)
ISBN9780520292321 (pbk. : alk. paper)

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