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The Resource The Somali diaspora : a journey away, photographs by Abdi Roble ; essays by Doug Rutledge

The Somali diaspora : a journey away, photographs by Abdi Roble ; essays by Doug Rutledge

Label
The Somali diaspora : a journey away
Title
The Somali diaspora
Title remainder
a journey away
Statement of responsibility
photographs by Abdi Roble ; essays by Doug Rutledge
Creator
Contributor
Photographer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Since 2003, photographer Abdi Roble and writer Doug Rutledge have been documenting the lives of Somali immigrants in the United States and of the people forced into the vast refugee camps that were set up in Kenya in the wake of the 1991 civil war in Somalia. In The Somali Diaspora, Roble, who immigrated to the United States from Somalia in 1989, and Rutledge trace the journey of a family from the Dadaab refugee camp in Kenya, home to more than 150,000 Somalis, to new lives in the United States. The Somali Diaspora follows the family of Abdisalem, his wife Ijabo, and their three daughters as t
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1964-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Roble, Abdi
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Rutledge, Douglas F.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Somali Americans
  • Refugees
  • Somalis
  • Refugees
  • Somali Americans
  • Refugees
  • Somali Americans
  • Community life
  • Somalis
  • Somalis
  • HISTORY
  • PHOTOGRAPHY
  • Community life
  • Refugees
  • Somali Americans
  • Somalis
  • Somalis
  • Kenya
  • United States
Label
The Somali diaspora : a journey away, photographs by Abdi Roble ; essays by Doug Rutledge
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Somali Documentary Project: how it all began -- The Somali diaspora in America -- Dadaab: the dry, hungry place -- From refugee to dependent: the family of Abdisalam -- Columbus, Ohio: preparing for American life -- Minneapolis: participation in the Mogadishu on the Mississippi -- The future : hope for the Somali diaspora
Control code
ocn318220616
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 188 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780816666492
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/cttbnth7
  • e8a67a9a-7404-4229-9473-40f210c3f712
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)318220616
Label
The Somali diaspora : a journey away, photographs by Abdi Roble ; essays by Doug Rutledge
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Somali Documentary Project: how it all began -- The Somali diaspora in America -- Dadaab: the dry, hungry place -- From refugee to dependent: the family of Abdisalam -- Columbus, Ohio: preparing for American life -- Minneapolis: participation in the Mogadishu on the Mississippi -- The future : hope for the Somali diaspora
Control code
ocn318220616
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 188 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780816666492
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/cttbnth7
  • e8a67a9a-7404-4229-9473-40f210c3f712
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)318220616

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