Desis Divided

Desis Divided
Author : Sangay K. Mishra
Publisher :
Total Pages :
Release : 2015
ISBN 10 : 1452949948
ISBN 13 : 9781452949949
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Desis Divided
Language: en
Pages: 280
Authors: Sangay K. Mishra
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-03-01 - Publisher: U of Minnesota Press

For immigrants to America, from Europeans in the early twentieth century through later Latinos, Asians, and Caribbeans, gaining social and political ground has generally been considered an exercise in ethnic and racial solidarity. The experience of South Asian Americans, one of the fastest-growing immigrant populations in recent years, tells a
Lord Cornwallis Is Dead
Language: en
Pages: 360
Authors: Nico Slate
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-02-11 - Publisher: Harvard University Press

Do democracies bring about greater equality among their citizens? India embraced universal suffrage in 1947 and yet its citizens are far from realizing equality. The U.S. struggles with intolerance and inequality well into the twenty-first century. Nico Slate offers a new look at the struggle for freedom that linked two
Rising Star
Language: en
Pages: 204
Authors: Jason A. Kirk
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-12-08 - Publisher: University of Arkansas Press

Nikki Haley has been an emerging force in American politics, her star power burnished over a decade that has seen her move from the national spotlight to the global stage. In Rising Star, political scientist Jason A. Kirk analyzes her ascendance in the Republican Party, from her governorship of South
The Caravan
Language: en
Authors: Jason A. Kirk
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-07-14 - Publisher:

Caravan: The country's first and only publication devoted to narrative journalism, The Caravan occupies a singular position among Indian magazines. It is a new kind of magazine for a new kind of reader, one who demands both style and substance. Since its relaunch in January 2010, the magazine has earned
South Asian American Experiences in Schools
Language: en
Pages: 220
Authors: Punita Chhabra Rice
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-08-07 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

This book explores and contextualizes South Asian Americans’ experiences and challenges in K-12 schools, especially in context of teacher cultural proficiency and the model minority myth. Through stories, research, and data, this book provides insights and guidance for improving these and all students’ experiences in increasingly diverse schools.