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Author Rahman, Shafiqur (Of Chadron State College)

Title The Bangladeshi diaspora in the United States after 9/11 : from obscurity to high visibility / Shafiqur Rahman.

Publication Info. El Paso : LFB Scholarly Pub., [2011]

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Description 1 online resource (vii, 243 pages) : illustrations.
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Series The new Americans : recent immigration and American society
New Americans (LFB Scholarly Publishing LLC)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Acknowledgments; Chapter 1: Introduction; Chapter 2: The History and Profile of the Bangladeshi Diasporain the United States; Chapter 3: Ethnography and the Study of Diaspora; Chapter 4: The Post-9/11 Backlash and the Bangladeshi Diaspora; Chapter 5: Engagements with Bangladesh; Chapter 6: Media and the Bangladeshi Diaspora; Chapter 7: Negotiating Religion, Gender, Generation and Class; Chapter 8: Identity Constructions; Chapter 9: Conclusion; References; Index.
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Summary After 9/11, Bangladeshi-Americans felt pressured to see their identities in binary Muslim vs. American terms. They refused to accept this identity not only because it does not fit, but also because it curtails their ability to engage society in multiple terms and to exercise their rights as citizens. Bangladeshis? experiences were colored by gender, generation, and social class. While the first-generation Bangladeshis maintain strong connections with Bangladesh and prefer to be identified as Bangladeshi-Americans, the second-generation identifies as?desi??a generic South Asian identity, which.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2011. MiAaHDL
System Details Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
Processing Action digitized 2011 HathiTrust Digital Library committed to preserve MiAaHDL
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Language English.
Subject Bangladeshis -- United States -- History -- 21st century.
United States.
Chronological Term 21st century
Subject September 11 Terrorist Attacks, 2001 -- Influence.
September 11 Terrorist Attacks (2001)
Bangladesh -- Emigration and immigration.
Emigration and immigration.
United States -- Ethnic relations -- 21st century.
Ethnic relations.
Chronological Term 2000-2099
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Electronic book.
Other Form: Print version: Rahman, Shafiqur. Bangladeshi diaspora in the United States after 9/11. El Paso : LFB Scholarly Pub., ©2011 9781593324056 1593324057 (DLC) 2010051338
ISBN 159332667X (electronic book)
9781593326678 (electronic book)
9781593324056 (hardcover ; alkaline paper)
1593324057 (hardcover ; alkaline paper)