The South Asian Americans by This work provides the first in-depth examination of recent [as of 1997] South Asian immigrant groups--their history and background, current facts, comparative cultures, and contributions to contemporary American life. Groups discussed include Indians, Pakistanis, Bangladeshis, Sri Lankans, Nepalis, and Afghans. The topics covered include patterns of immigration, adaption to American life and work, cultural traditions, religious traditions, women's roles, the family, adolescence, and dating and marriage. Each chapter has an extensive list of references. Separate bibliography of recommended reading.
Call Number: E184.S69 L36x 1997
Publication Date: 1997 ( Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press)