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Writing new identities gender, nation, and immigration in contemporary Europe

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Published by University of Minnesota Press in Minneapolis .
Written in English



  • Europe,
  • Europe.


  • Migration, Internal -- Europe.,
  • Nationalism -- Europe.,
  • Ethnicity -- Europe.,
  • Emigration and immigration in literature.,
  • Nationalism in literature.,
  • Women in literature.,
  • Europe -- Emigration and immigration.,
  • Europe -- Social conditions -- 20th century.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementGisela Brinker-Gabler and Sidonie Smith, editors.
ContributionsBrinker-Gabler, Gisela., Smith, Sidonie.
LC ClassificationsJV7590 .W75 1997
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 392 p. :
Number of Pages392
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL987900M
ISBN 100816624607, 0816624615
LC Control Number96026047

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