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Transnationalism

  • In: Encyclopedia of Identity
  • Edited by: Ronald L. Jackson II & Michael A. Hogg
  • Subject:Self & Identity, Identity, Self & Identity

Simply defined, transnationalism is the continuous communication and exchange of ideas as well as transaction of relationships that occur across spaces of separation. Transnationalism can be understood as the ways in which immigrants, or members of diaspora cultures, import idioms, conventions, and resources of communication to continue to maintain the identity that they acquired in their home countries even as their identities are open to the vast unknown of identityscapes in their new country of ...

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