Clearinghouse Resource

Title

Teenage Refugees and Immigrants from India Speak Out

Authors/Editors

Viswanath, R. (comp.)

Publisher(s)

New York, NY: Rosen Publishing Group

Source Information (Journal Title, Date, Length)

1997, 64 pages

Description of Resource

Describes the challenges, surprises, and achievements of immigration from the point of view of young refugees and immigrants from India. This volume contains the personal stories of 7 adolescent girls and boys whose families brought or sent them to the United States, seeking respite from unrest caused by such factors as tension with neighboring Pakistan, Kashmir's struggle for independence, and ongoing violence between Hindus and Muslims.

Recommended for ages 14 and up.

Languages

English

Availability

This resource may be free from your local library or purchased from the publisher.