America and Americans in Australia by Robert Catley,David Mosler

By Robert Catley,David Mosler

Mosler and Catley exhibit Australia as migrant americans see it, warts and all! they start with an exam of the evolution of the us as an immense dominant energy within the overseas procedure, emphasizing the duality of its exterior strength coupled with its bothered and variegated society―the maximum wealth coexisting with the various world's so much tough towns. yet, as they indicate, only a few humans to migrate from this melting pot, and lots of of these that do go away visit Australia. they're looking employment, event, and, for a few, a shelter from the tough elements of yank life.

The greater than 250,000 american citizens who've long past to Australia considering WWII are commonly well-qualified specialist those that have constructed solid existence types and give a contribution considerably to many facets of Australian lifestyles. yet a few, relatively ladies, also are dissatisifed and describe various levels of anti- Americanism, regardless of Australia being one of the so much receptive of societies to American rules and tradition. american citizens additionally are likely to carry their political orientations with them. Many are actually changing into Australians whose childrens are looking to remain. Australia is just a piece extra than California and it brings its personal surprises. counting on survey information, interviews, and their very own reports, Mosler and Catley supply solutions to many questions on the American-Australian connection.

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