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About this book


This book explores how memories are used to re-establish a sense of belonging, analyzing the relationships between migrants' adjustment, assimilation and re-membering home. It considers memories as social expressions as well as the tensions and conflicts in representing and renegotiating memories in literature and cinema.


adjustment Assimilation belonging Generation identity memory migration Nation politics

Editors and affiliations

  • Kuah-Pearce Khun Eng
    • 1
  • Andrew P. Davidson
    • 2
  1. 1.University of Hong KongHong Kong
  2. 2.University of New South WalesAustralia

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