Crossing Customs: International Students Write on U.S. College Life and Culture

Crossing Customs: International Students Write on U.S. College Life and Culture

by Jay Davis, Andrew Garrod
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0815331622

ISBN-13: 9780815331629

Pub. Date: 04/28/1999

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

First Published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

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First Published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780815331629
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
04/28/1999
Series:
RoutledgeFalmer Studies in Higher Education Series, #18
Pages:
296
Product dimensions:
5.30(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

Contents

Foreword, Marianne Hirsch * Preface * Introduction

Opening Worlds

The Presence of the Past, Stephen Kouborov (Bulgaria) * An Escape to Return, Aassia Haroon (Pakistan) * Drinking at the River of Knowledge, "James" (Nigeria) * Living by Leaving Behind, Devyani Sharma (India) * Chasing the Dog's Tail, Maria Popova (Bulgaria)

Challenging Expectations

Changing Stencils of the Past, Georgina Gemmill (South Africa) * In Search of My Voice, "Devneesh" (Bulgaria) * A Little Voice, "Misun Kim" (South Korea) * Sing the Unsung Songs, Yu Chen (China)

Re-Viewing Identity

From the Death Line to Dartmouth, Almin Hodzic (Bosnia) * Finding Solace in the Familiarity, Lai Heng Foong * Battles Without/Battles Within, Frode Eilertsen (Norway) * Coming to Terms, Ian Sue Wing (Trinidad) * Afterword, Mervyn Morris

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