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Wagenknecht, Maria D.

Constructing Identity in Iranian-American Self-Narrative

Wagenknecht, Maria D. - Constructing Identity in Iranian-American Self-Narrative, ebook

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Table of contents

1. Introduction
Maria D. Wagenknecht

Part I. Troubled Heritage: History and Religion in the Diasporic Reconstruction

2. Explaining Departure: Narratives of Victimicy
Maria D. Wagenknecht

3. A Usable Past: Construction of Religion and Alternative Identifications
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Part II. Language, Body, and the Iranian-American Self

4. The Interplay of Language and Identity Construction
Maria D. Wagenknecht

5. The Iranian-American Body In Between
Maria D. Wagenknecht

Part III. Culture Inherited/In Flux

6. Between Fiction and Fact: Telling the Iranian-American Self
Maria D. Wagenknecht

7. Relative Identities: The Iranian-American Self in Its Relation to Others
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8. Imagining “Home”: Between Persian Paradise and American Arcadia
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9. Conclusion
Maria D. Wagenknecht

Keywords: Literature, Middle Eastern Literature, Middle Eastern Culture, Twentieth-Century Literature, Ethnicity Studies, North American Literature

Author(s)
Publisher
Springer
Publication year
2015
Language
en
Edition
1
Page amount
230 pages
Category
Litterary Studies
Format
Ebook
eISBN (PDF)
9781137473318
Printed ISBN
978-1-349-50245-5

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