2-3 / 1992
Breda Čebulj Sajko

Studies of Slovene Immigrants in Australia

Our ethnologic studies of Slovene immigrants in Australia date back to a good ten years ago. Given that the volume of scientifically elaborated material on the subject is still modest, the article offers a condensed review of the findings to date by the related disciplines which deal with the problem of emigration from Slovenia and former Yugoslavia and which contain data on the Slovenes in Australia. The article also presents some of the most important migration studies published in post-war Australia. As for the methodological aspect, the author presents the autobiographic method of research into immigrant's daily life.

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