Aging and the Indian diaspora cosmopolitan families in India and abroad by Sarah Lamb

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Published by Indiana University Press in Bloomington .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Aging -- India,
  • Older people -- India -- Social conditions,
  • East Indians -- United States -- Social conditions,
  • East Indian diaspora

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Book details

StatementSarah Lamb.
SeriesTracking globalization
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHQ1064.I4 L35 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22853230M
ISBN 109780253353436, 9780253221001
LC Control Number2008054189

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