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Title A companion to diaspora and transnationalism / edited by Ato Quayson, Girish Daswani
Imprint Chichester : Wiley-Blackwell, 2013
book jacket
LOCATION CALL # STATUS OPACMSG BARCODE
 Modern History Library  304.8 C737q    AVAILABLE    30550100546629
 Ethnology Library  GN370 .C65 2013    AVAILABLE    30520020789104
Descript xvi, 584 pages ; 26 cm
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Series Wiely Blackwell companions in cultural studies ; 16
Blackwell companions in cultural studies ; 16
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
1. Introduction: Diaspora and Transnationalism: Scapes, Scales and Scopes / Ato Quayson and Girish Daswani. I: Transnationalism and Diaspora through the Disciplines -- 2. The Anthropology of Transnationalism and Diaspora / Girish Daswani -- 3. Communication and Media Studies / Julian Murphet -- 4. Diaspora, Transnationalism and Issues in Contemporary Politics / Garrett Wallace Brown -- 5. Diaspora and Transnationalism In Urban Studies / Ayona Datta -- 6. Migration and Transnational Studies: Between Simultaneity and Rupture / Pnina Werbner -- 7. Religion, Religions and Diaspora / Sean McLoughlin -- 8. Postcolonialism and the Diasporic Imaginary / Ato Quayson. II: Backgrounds and Perspectives. -- 9. Slavery, Indentured Labor and the Making of a Transnational World / Emmanuel Akyeampong -- 10. When the Diaspora Returns Home: Ambivalent Encounters with the Ethnic Homeland / Takeyuki (Gaku) Tsuda -- 11. Interracial Sex and the Making of Empire / Carina Ray -- 12. Istanbul as a Cosmopolitan City: Myths and Realities / Edhem Eldem. III: The Aesthetics of Transnationalism and Diaspora. 13. The Anxieties of "New" Indian Modernity: Globalization, Diaspora, and Bollywood / Jigna Desai and Rani Neutill -- 14. West African Video-Movies and their Transnational Imaginaries / Carmela Garritano -- 15. The European Salsa Congress: Music and Dance in Transnational Circuits / Ananya Jahanara Kabir -- IV: Overviews and Case Studies -- 16. Gender and Identity in Oral Histories of Russian Jewish Elderly Migrants in the United States and Canada / Anna Shternshis -- 17. The Transnational Life of Cheese / Ken MacDonald -- 18. Diaspora and Transnational Perspectives on Remittances / Anna Lindley -- 19. Tibetan economy and identity in India and Canada / Timm Lau -- 20. Cell Phones and Transnationalism in Africa / Wisdom J. Tettey -- 21. Home-Making in the Diaspora: Bringing Palestine to London / Michelle Obeid -- 22. Imagining Transnational Futures in Vanuatu / Maggie Cummings -- 23. Global Cities and Transnational Circulations: Singapore and Hong Kong / Rajeev S. Patke -- 24. Diaspora and Discourse: The Contrapuntal Lives of Mexican Nonmigrants / Hilary Parsons Dick -- 25. The Scales of Justice: Reflections on Representation and Responsibility in a Transnational Frame / Kevin O'Neill -- 26. Greek Settler Communities in Central and South Asia, 323 BCE to 10 CE / Rachel Mairs -- 27. Parts and Labor: The Commodification of the Human Body / Monir Moniruzzaman -- 28. Diaspora Activism and the Politics of Locality: The Armenians of France / Hakem Rustom -- 29. The Muslim Brotherhood and the Transnationalism of Islam / Meena Sharify-Funk and Ali Barghouthi -- 30. Religions of the African Diaspora / Paul Christopher Johnson -- 31. Diaspora Tourism: The Heritage of Slavery in Ghana / Ann Reed -- 32. The Transnational Politics of the Techno-Class in Bangalore / T.T. Sreekumar
Subject Transnationalism
Emigration and immigration law -- Social aspects
Culture and globalization
Alt Author Quayson, Ato, editor of compilation
Daswani, Girish, editor of compilation
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