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Tongans overseas : between two shores / Helen Morton Lee
Bib ID 2353885
Format BookBook
Author
Lee, Helen Morton, 1960-
 
Description Honolulu : University of Hawaii Press, c2003 
viii, 326 p. ill. ; 23 cm. 
ISBN 082482654X
0824826159
082482654X
0824826159
Full contents
  • "Between Two Shores"
  • 1. Introduction: Migration and Cultural Identity
  • 2. Leaving Tonga "For Our Future"
  • 3. Life Overseas: Community and Conflict
  • 4. Identity in the Diaspora: Perspectives of the First Generation
  • 5. Diasporic Youth: "Stuck between Two Worlds"?
  • 6. Intermarriage: "A Two-Way Life"
  • 7. Looking Ahead
  • App. A. The Tongans of Melbourne, Australia.
 
Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Subjects Tongans -- Foreign countries.  |  Tongans -- Ethnic identity.

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