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Sojourners and Settlers: The Yemeni Immigrant Experience

Sojourners and Settlers: The Yemeni Immigrant Experience

Photographs by Jonathan Friedlander, Nikki Keddie, Ron Kelley, Tony Maine, Milton Rogovin, Shalom Staub, Thomas Stevenson, Jon Swanson, Manfred Wenner

Contents

  • Introduction, by Jonathan Friedlander
  • The Yemen Arab Republic (North Yemen): History and Society, by Nikki R. Keddie
  • The Political Consequences of Yemeni Migration, by Manfred W. Wenner
  • Migration as a Rite of Passage in a Highland Yemeni Town, by Thomas B. Stevenson
  • Sojourners and Settlers in Yemen and America, by Jon C. Swanson
  • Yemeni Farmworkers in California, by Ron Kelley
  • The Workers Speak, interviews
  • The Settlement of Yemeni Immigrants in the United States, by Georges Sabagh and Mehdi Bozorgmehr
  • Yemeni in New York City: Emigrant Folklore and Social Identity, by Shalom Staub
  • On the Photographs, by John Brumfield

Sojourners and Settlers: The Yemeni Immigrant Experience
Jonathan Friedlander, editor
University of Utah Press, 1988
141 color and black-and-white photographs
ISBN: 0-87480-292-X

Center for Near Eastern Studies