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New Directions in Theory and Research
Over the last decade, concepts of diaspora and locality have gained complex new meanings in political discourse as well as in social and cultural studies. Diaspora, in particular, has acquired new meanings related to notions such as global deterritorialization, transnational migration and cultural...
Published June 16th 2004 by Routledge
Reimagining the Umma
This book analyzes Islam as a form of 'travelling theory' in the context of contemporary global transformations such as diasporic communities, transnational social movements, global cities and information technologies. Peter Mandaville examines how 'globalization' is manifested as lived experience...
Published November 5th 2003 by Routledge
Home, Longing and Belonging Among Moroccan Migrant Women
A fascinating ethnographic journey into migrant women's lives across two countries, Gender in Transnationalism highlights women's construction of 'home' between Morocco and Italy as a significant site whereby broader feelings and narratives of displacement and belonging can be grasped. Salih...
Published June 11th 2003 by Routledge
The Indian diaspora is one of the largest and most significant in the world today with between nine and twelve million people of Indian origin living outside South Asia. With successive waves of migration over the last two hundred years to almost every continent, it has assumed increasing...
Published May 21st 2003 by Routledge
The case of Turks and Kurds in Germany
Using the Turkish and Kurdish communities in Germany as a case study, this book offers a unique analysis of trans-state political loyalties and activities of transnational communities and their political ramifications at both national and international levels....
Published November 20th 2002 by Routledge
New Immigrants and Transnational Cultures
Communities across Borders examines the many ways in which national, ethnic or religious groups, professions, businesses and cultures are becoming increasingly tangled together. It show how this entanglement is the result of the vast flows of people, meanings, goods and money that...
Published February 20th 2002 by Routledge
Life and Livelihoods in a Globalizing World
Using case-studies from those who have moved either transnationally or internally within their own country, international contributors offer various definitions of what it means to make a living on the move....
Published December 5th 2001 by Routledge
Transnational Communities and the Transformation of Home
This book critically evaluates the transnational communities approach to contemporary international migration. It does so through a specific focus on the relationship between 'transnational communities' and 'home'. The meaning of 'home' for international migrants is changing and evolving, as new...
Published November 28th 2001 by Routledge
International Migration and Transnational Companies in the Early Twenty-First Century
Recent terms such as globalisation, virtual reality, and cyberspace indicate that the traditional notion of the geographic and the social space is changing. New Transnational Social Spaces illustrates the contemporary relationship between the social and the spatial which has emerged with new...
Published January 24th 2001 by Routledge
Languages and Identities in a Transitional Japan: From Internationalization to Globalization
To Be Published February 14th 2015