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Transnational Family
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Like migration per se, the transnational family is seen typically as a modern phenomenon, one which has only become common in the last 50 years because globalization has allowed broader segments of society to engage in international travel and communication. It is now a historical challenge to rediscover the family forms of earlier peri…

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Kaveri Qureshi, “Transnational Family”, in: Brill's Encyclopedia of Sikhism Online, Edited by: Knut A. Jacobsen, Gurinder Mann Singh, Kristina Myrvold, Eleanor Nesbitt. Consulted online on 23 February 2020 <>
First published online: 2017
First print edition: 20170712

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