Ezekiel Umo Ette's Nigerian Immigrants in the United States: Race, Identity, PDF

By Ezekiel Umo Ette

ISBN-10: 0739170392

ISBN-13: 9780739170397

Africans in the USA come from assorted areas of the continent; they converse diverse languages and are from diversified religion traditions. Nigerian Immigrants within the usa: Race, identification, and Acculturation makes an attempt to generate an curiosity within the research of African immigrants by way of problems with payment and adjustment of Nigerians within the usa. The literature is scanty approximately this workforce of immigrants and little is understood approximately their motivations for relocating to the U.S. and the problems that they face. The e-book consequently seeks to give a contribution to the immigration literature and data base in addition to rfile the African narrative exhibiting the flight of Nigerians to the USA. The e-book extra seeks to polish a gentle at the lives of those transplants as they settle right into a new society. It describes these Nigerians who selected their very own to stay completely within the usa, reviewing the social conditions and behaviors of immigrants from Nigeria, and noting the stressors that have an effect on profitable integration and adjustment. The ebook explores the criteria that give a contribution to the variation and integration of Nigerian immigrants residing in a few metropolitan parts of the USA and asks: how do the immigrants themselves interpret their reports in a brand new society? In an try and resolution this query, others are generated equivalent to: who're those Nigerians that experience left their place of origin? What has been their event and the way has this adventure formed them and their knowing of the immigration procedure? finally, it asks what we will be able to examine from this event. utilising the learn of this inhabitants throughout the approach to phenomenology, Nigerian Immigrants within the usa leads the reader to appreciate the event of being diverse in the US from the immigrants' views and to work out the event via their eyes. those that paintings with Nigerian immigrants will locate this booklet insightful and revealing.

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