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Trans-Pacific Mobilities : The Chinese and Canada (Reprint) (Paperback)

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With the number of Chinese living outside of its borders expected to reach 52 million by 2030, China has one of the most mobile populations on earth, shaping economies, cultures, and politics around the globe. Trans-Pacific Mobilities charts how the cross-border movement of Chinese people, goods, and images affects notions of place, belonging, and identity, particularly in Canada. Drawing on the new mobilities paradigm, contributors explore this phenomenon through five lenses, mapping out historic, cultural and symbolic, highly skilled, family and gendered, and transnational mobilities. This volume offers fresh insights into historical and contemporary Chinese mobilities and issues of transnationalism.

Edition: Reprint
Number of Pages: 361
Genre: History
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Univ of British Columbia Pr
Language: English
Street Date: September 15, 2017
TCIN: 52737434
UPC: 9780774833806
Item Number (DPCI): 248-46-6452
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