African Immigrant Families in the United States: Transnational Lives and Schooling

African Immigrant Families in the United States: Transnational Lives and Schooling

by Serah Shani

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ISBN-13: 9781498562096
Publisher: Lexington Books
Publication date: 11/26/2018
Pages: 186
Product dimensions: 6.31(w) x 9.09(h) x 0.63(d)

About the Author

Serah Shani is assistant professor of anthropology at Westmont College

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: The New York City Ghanaian Network Village: Sociocultural Transnational lives and Identity Formation
Chapter 2: Ghanaian Transnational Migrants’ Histories and Trajectories

Chapter 3: A Comparative Stance: Dualism and Ambivalences in Ghanaian Attitudes, Views and Values of schooling in NYC
Chapter 4: The Role of Religious Institutions, Community and Country of Origin Resources as Mechanisms to Education Success
Chapter 5: Parents, Children, and Teachers: A Home-School Cultural and Pedagogical Interaction

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