Paper $48.95 ISBN: 9781842779484 Published October 2010 For sale in North and South America only
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Diasporas

Concepts, Intersections, Identities

Edited by Kim Knott and Sean McLoughlin

Diasporas

Edited by Kim Knott and Sean McLoughlin

Distributed for Zed Books

336 pages | 6.125 x 9.1875
Paper $48.95 ISBN: 9781842779484 Published October 2010 For sale in North and South America only
Cloth $134.95 ISBN: 9781842779477 Published October 2010 For sale in North and South America only
Contents
Introduction - Kim Knott and Seán McLoughlin

Part I: Concepts and Theories
1. Exile - Martin Baumann
2. Home and memory - Femke Stock
3. Slavery and the Black Atlantic - David Richardson
4. Migration - Nicholas Van Hear
5. Transnationalism - Peggy Levitt
6. Nation, ethnicity and community - Gerd Baumann
7. Multiculturalism and citizenship - Tariq Modood
8. Postcoloniality - Graham Huggan
9. Hybridity - John Hutnyk
10. Cosmopolitanism - Steven Vertovec
11. Social identities and creolization - Robin Cohen
12. Complex diasporas - Pnina Werbner
13. Space and movement - Kim Knott

Part II: Intersections
14. Diasporas and economies - Claire Dwyer
15. Diasporas and politics - Peter Mandaville and Terrence Lyons
16. Diasporas, conflict and security - Simon Turner
17. Diasporas and development - Ben Page and Claire Mercer
18. Diasporas and cities - John Eade
19. Diasporas, race and difference - Claire Alexander
20. Diasporas and gender - Nadje Al-Ali
21. Diasporas and sexuality - Kira Kosnick
22. Diasporas and religion - Manuel Vasquez
23. Diasporas and language - Jaine Beswick
24. Diasporas and material culture - Philip Crang
25. Diasporas, literature and literary studies - Ananya Jahanara Kabir
26. Diasporas and performance - Helen Gilbert and Jacqueline Lo
27. Diasporas, film and cinema - Daniela Berghahn
28. Diasporas and media - Karim H. Karim
29. Diasporas and cyberspace - Victoria Bernal

Part III: Empirical and Metaphorical Diasporas
30. South/North relations in the Americas - Alex Stepick, Carol Dutton Stepick and Tricia Vandekooy
31. Movements between 'White' Europe and America: Greek migration to the United States - Anastasia Christou and Russell King
32. The Russian-Jewish diaspora at the beginning of the twenty-first century - Larissa Remmenick
33. The Iranian diaspora in the West - Sanaz Raji
34. How the Japanese diaspora in Brazil became the Brazilian diaspora in Japan - Jeffrey Lesser
35. Migrations within China - Flemming Christiansen
36. Beyond Tibet - Dibyesh Anand
37. Sacred journeys, diasporic lives: Sociality and the religious imagination among Filipinos in the Middle East - Mark Johnson, Claudia Liebelt, Deirdre McKay, Alicia Pingol and Pnina Werbner
38. Muslim travellers: Home, the ummah and British-Pakistanis - Seán McLoughlin
39. Diasporic dialogue among the British in Australia - Sara Wills
40. Diasporic creativity: Refugee intellectuals, exiled poets and corporate cosmopolitanism at the BBC World Service - Marie Gillespie
41. Colonial space-making and hybridizing history, or 'Are the Indians of East Africa Africans or Indians?' - Ato Quayson
42. Transnational musicians' networks across Africa and Europe - Ulrike Hanna Meinhof, Nadia Kiwan and Marie-Pierre Gibert
43. Diasporic readers and the location of reception - James Procter
44. Jews as Rooted Cosmopolitans: The End of Diaspora? - David Shneer and Caryn Aviv

Conclusion: New Directions - Seán McLoughlin and Kim Knott
Biographies
Bibliography
Index
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