A Confluence of Transatlantic Networks: Elites, Capitalism, by Laura Jarnagin PDF

By Laura Jarnagin

A Confluence of Transatlantic Network demonstrates how parts of interconnected trust-based kinship, company, and ideational transatlantic networks advanced over approximately a century and a part and finally converged to engender, advertise, and facilitate the migration of southern elites to Brazil within the post–Civil warfare period. putting that migration within the context of the Atlantic international sharpens our realizing of the transborder dynamic of such mainstream nineteenth-century old currents as overseas trade, liberalism, Protestantism, and Freemasonry. The manifestation of those transatlantic forces as present in Brazil at midcentury supplied disaffected Confederates with a propitious atmosphere during which to aim to re-create a adored lifestyle.

Show description

Read or Download A Confluence of Transatlantic Networks: Elites, Capitalism, and Confederate Migration to Brazil (Atlantic Crossings) PDF

Similar emigration & immigration books

Get African Emigres in the United States: A Missing Link in PDF

The folks of Africa emerged from colonial rule with optimism and backbone to remodel their society and produce prosperity to the continent, yet at the present time there's neither monetary nor political freedom. in an effort to grab regulate of its future, Kofi Apraku contends, Africa needs to mobilize all of its assets, and realize the contributions that emigrants within the usa could make towards its improvement.

Migration, Alter, Identität: Zur Selbstbeschreibung älterer by Mathias Fuchs PDF

Wie beschreiben ältere Menschen mit Migrationserfahrung ihre Persönlichkeit? Mathias Fuchs stellt individuelle Stimmen vor, um exemplarisch die Vielfalt an Persönlichkeitsentwürfen unter Seniorinnen und Senioren aufzuzeigen, die im Laufe ihres Lebens nach Deutschland eingewandert sind. In drei Fallanalysen lässt er Menschen über sich selbst erzählen, ohne sie dabei von vornherein auf die Themen regulate und Migration zu reduzieren.

Get Integration in Ireland: The Everyday Lives of African PDF

The combination of latest immigrants is without doubt one of the most crucial matters in Europe, but no longer sufficient is understood in regards to the lives of migrants. This ebook attracts on a number of years of ethnographic examine with African migrants in eire, lots of whom are former asylum seekers. opposed to the common assumptions that integration has been dealt with good in eire and that racism isn't really an enormous challenge, this publication indicates that migrants are themselves shaping integration of their daily lives within the face of large demanding situations.

Thomas Spijkerboer's Gender and Refugee Status PDF

This is often the 1st entire socio-legal examine of the interrelation among gender and the legislation of refugee prestige. long ago decade, the problem has obtained expanding realization in educational writing, the media and the court docket. This e-book comprises an interdisciplinary research. The empirical info, accumulated for this learn and never released formerly, issues Dutch asylum perform.

Additional info for A Confluence of Transatlantic Networks: Elites, Capitalism, and Confederate Migration to Brazil (Atlantic Crossings)

Sample text

Download PDF sample

A Confluence of Transatlantic Networks: Elites, Capitalism, and Confederate Migration to Brazil (Atlantic Crossings) by Laura Jarnagin

by Michael

Rated 4.37 of 5 – based on 37 votes