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Asian Indians in Michigan

By: Arthur W. Helweg.

Price: $11.95

Publisher: Michigan State University Press: c2002

Seller ID: 136216

ISBN: 0870136216

Condition: 72 pages, 5 1/2 x 8 1/2, illus., maps, paperback, Michigan State University Press


Since 1970, a growing number of Asian Indians have called Michigan home. Representative of the "new immigration," Asian Indians come from a democratic country, are well-educated, and come from middle- and upper-class families. Unlike older immigrant groups, Asian Indians do not form urban ethnic enclaves or found their own communities to meet the challenges of living in a new society. As Arthur W. Helweg shows, Asian Indians in Michigan contribute to the richness and diversity of Michigan's culture through active participation in local institutions, while maintaining a strong ethnic id... View more info

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Ethnicity in Michigan: Issues and People

By: Jack Glazier, Arthur W. Helweg

Price: $11.95

Publisher: Michigan State University Press: c2001

Seller ID: 135813

ISBN: 0870135813

Condition: 85 pages, 5 1/2 x 8 1/2, Notes, illustrations, bibliography, maps, paperback, Michigan State University Press


As the introductory volume in the series Discovering the Peoples of Michigan, Ethnicity in Michigan outlines the processes of migration, as well as the rich relationship between ethnic groups and the trajectories of historical and social change in Michigan. On both state and local levels, issues of identity, race, politics, and shared history inform community development. Jack Glazier and Arthur Helweg provide a substantive general and theoretical overview of the various ethnic groups in Michigan, and of the ways in which immigrants both respond to and shape Michigan's particular regional char... View more info