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The British on the Costa del Sol, transnational identities and local communities, Karen O'Reilly

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The British on the Costa del Sol, transnational identities and local communities, Karen O'Reilly
Language
eng
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [171]-181) and index
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
Literary Form
non fiction
Main title
The British on the Costa del Sol
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Oclc number
559985266
Responsibility statement
Karen O'Reilly
Sub title
transnational identities and local communities
Summary
This book is the first to study the British expatriate community in Spain and explodes popular stereotypes of 'Brits abroad'. This is instead a rich account of who migrates, their reasons for migration and the daily realities of expat life
Table Of Contents
Cover; The British on the Costa del Sol: Transnational identities and local communities; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgements; Map 1: The Spanish mainland; Map 2: Malaga province; 1 Introduction: the 'Brits in Spain'; 2 Setting the scene; 3 Migration; 4 A way of life; 5 Ethnicity and identity; 6 The construction of community; 7 British migrants: betwixt and between; Notes; References; Index
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