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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