Securing the diasporic ‘self’ by travelling abroad: Taglit-Birthright and ontological security

@article{Abramson2021SecuringTD,
  title={Securing the diasporic ‘self’ by travelling abroad: Taglit-Birthright and ontological security},
  author={Yehonatan Abramson},
  journal={Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies},
  year={2021},
  volume={45},
  pages={656 - 673}
}
  • Yehonatan Abramson
  • Published 27 December 2017
  • Sociology
  • Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies
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