Chapter 12. Immigrant Identities and Emotion

  1. Conerly Casey and
  2. Robert B. Edgerton
  1. Katherine Pratt Ewing

Published Online: 26 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470996409.ch13

A Companion to Psychological Anthropology: Modernity and Psychocultural Change

A Companion to Psychological Anthropology: Modernity and Psychocultural Change

How to Cite

Ewing, K. P. (2005) Immigrant Identities and Emotion, in A Companion to Psychological Anthropology: Modernity and Psychocultural Change (eds C. Casey and R. B. Edgerton), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470996409.ch13

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631225973

Online ISBN: 9780470996409

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Keywords:

  • emotion;
  • migration;
  • observe;
  • emotional experience;
  • cultural pluralism

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • The Cultural Construction of Emotion

  • Universalist and Comparative Approaches

  • Migrants and Emotion

  • Miscommunication in Clinical Settings

  • Nostalgia, Abjection, and the Myth of Return

  • The Second Generation

  • Conclusion