By Irmengard K. Wohlfart
This ebook explores the difference procedures of German-speaking immigrants and their descendants into New Zealand’s predominantly Anglophone society. particularly, it considers the stories and long term results of the migration of extra prosperous ecu immigrants to New Zealand, the place migration used to be predominantly a way of life choice.
A entire four-year learn provides insights into the social integration and assimilation procedures of the immigrants and their descendants, together with intercultural marriage behaviour, paintings and academic achievements and group enrichments. It additionally considers the institutional and social reception of those immigrants and their young children in New Zealand, and the consequences those have had on them.
Nexus research unearths that robust explanations for way of life migration enabled the immigrants to deal with unforeseen institutional setbacks in New Zealand, and unearths either shifts and upkeep in language and tradition, and explores emotions of belonging and identities throughout 3 generations.
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Intergenerational Consequences of Lifestyle Migration: German-speaking Immigrants in New Zealand by Irmengard K. Wohlfart