Migration: Chinese

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Han, G-S, Forbes-Mewett, H, & and Yang Wang, W. 2018

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Rodregues, I. 2018

‘“Fallen leaves return to their roots”: the invisibility of death and the idea of “home” in the burial politics of Chinese migration’, in P. Havik, J. Mapril & C. Sariva (eds) Death on the Move: Managing Narratives, Silences, Constraints in a Trans-National Perspective, Newcastle: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 56-73.


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