Research Methodologies for Cross-Border Studies
Cross-border studies have become attractive for a number of fields, including international migration, studies of material and cultural globalization, and history. While cross-border studies have expanded, the critique on nation-centered research lens has also grown. This book revisits drawbacks of...
Published April 9th 2014 by Routledge
Imaginaries and Relationalities of Power
Mobility studies emerged from a postmodern moment in which global ‘flows’ of capital, people and objects were increasingly noted and celebrated. Within this new scholarship, categories of migrancy are all seen through the same analytical lens. This book builds on, as well as critiques, past and...
Published March 7th 2014 by Routledge
Locating Transnational Religious and Diasporic Networks
Series: Ethnic and Racial Studies
This book approaches the concept of cosmopolitan sociability as a cultural or territorial rootedness that facilitates a simultaneous openness to shared human emotions, experiences, and aspirations. Cosmopolitan Sociability critiques definitions of cosmopolitanism as a tolerance for cultural...
Published October 4th 2011 by Routledge
Transnational Projects, Postcolonial Predicaments, and Deterritorialized Nation-States
Nations Unbound</EM> is a pioneering study of an increasing trend in migration-transnationalism. Immigrants are no longer rooted in one location. By building transnational social networks, economic alliances and political ideologies, they are able to cross the geographic and cultural...
Published September 26th 2005 by Routledge