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An Ambiguous Journey to the CityThe Village and Othe Odd Ruins of the Self in the Indian Imagination

An Ambiguous Journey to the City: The Village and Othe Odd Ruins of the Self in the Indian Imagination

Ashis Nandy

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
October 2012
ISBN:
9780195683974
eISBN:
9780199081448
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195683974.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

This book tells the story of an apparently territorial journey—the one between the village and the city—to capture some of the core fantasies and anxieties of the Indian civilization in the past ... More

American RoutesRacial Palimpsests and the Transformation of Race

American Routes: Racial Palimpsests and the Transformation of Race

Angel Adams Parham

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
March 2017
ISBN:
9780190624750
eISBN:
9780190624781
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190624750.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

American Routes provides a comparative and historical analysis of the migration and integration of white and free black refugees from nineteenth-century St. Domingue/Haiti to Louisiana and follows ... More

Border LivesFronterizos, Transnational Migrants, and Commuters in Tijuana

Border Lives: Fronterizos, Transnational Migrants, and Commuters in Tijuana

Sergio Chávez

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
April 2016
ISBN:
9780199380572
eISBN:
9780199380619
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199380572.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies), Urban and Rural Studies

Based on observations and in-depth interviews, Border Lives tells the story of how diverse groups of individuals came to establish roots in Tijuana, beginning shortly after the termination of the ... More

Displacement and ExileThe State-Refugee Relations in India

Displacement and Exile: The State-Refugee Relations in India

Abhijit Dasgupta

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780199461172
eISBN:
9780199086986
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199461172.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies), Population and Demography

This volume highlights some emerging issues in the study of displaced persons in India, like the agency and voices of people who flee across an international border, the identities they forge for ... More

Migration MattersMobility in a Globalizing World

Migration Matters: Mobility in a Globalizing World

Gurucharan Gollerkeri and Natasha Chhabra

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
October 2016
ISBN:
9780199464807
eISBN:
9780199087280
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199464807.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies), Population and Demography

This book is about migration futures: the transnational movement of people and the portability of skills in a globalizing world. It explores why in recent decades, development has produced outcomes ... More

Migration, Citizenship, and DevelopmentDiasporic Membership Policies and Overseas Indians in the United States

Migration, Citizenship, and Development: Diasporic Membership Policies and Overseas Indians in the United States

Daniel Naujoks

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780198084983
eISBN:
9780199082643
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198084983.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

An increasing number of countries conceive special citizenship policies for emigrants and their descendants, the so-called diaspora. Migration, Citizenship and Development analyses the effects and ... More

Mini-IndiaThe Politics of Migration and Subalternity in the Andaman Islands

Mini-India: The Politics of Migration and Subalternity in the Andaman Islands

Philipp Zehmisch

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
June 2017
ISBN:
9780199469864
eISBN:
9780199089116
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199469864.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies), Politics, Social Movements and Social Change

This contribution to political anthropology, migration research, and postcolonial studies fills a gap in the hitherto under-represented scholarship on the migrant and settler society of the Andaman ... More

On Uncertain GroundDisplaced Kashmiri Pandits in Jammu and Kashmir

On Uncertain Ground: Displaced Kashmiri Pandits in Jammu and Kashmir

Ankur Datta

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
December 2016
ISBN:
9780199466771
eISBN:
9780199087372
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199466771.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies), Politics, Social Movements and Social Change

Since 1989, Jammu and Kashmir has been affected by conflict between the Indian state and a movement demanding independence. This book explores the effect of that conflict on the Hindu Pandit minority ... More

Since 1947Partition Narratives among Punjabi Migrants of Delhi

Since 1947: Partition Narratives among Punjabi Migrants of Delhi

Ravinder Kaur

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
October 2012
ISBN:
9780195683776
eISBN:
9780199081844
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195683776.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

‘Since 1947’, an oft-encountered phrase in Delhi, has been used in this book for an incursion into the embedded themes of disruption in one's everyday life: forced migration, and then reparation; ... More

Unbecoming CitizensCulture, Nationhood, and the Flight of Refugees from Bhutan

Unbecoming Citizens: Culture, Nationhood, and the Flight of Refugees from Bhutan

Michael Hutt

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
October 2012
ISBN:
9780195670608
eISBN:
9780199081806
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195670608.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

This book recounts the plight of some hundred thousand refugees of Nepali ethnic origin (also known as the Lhotshampa or ‘Southern Borderlander’) who claim to have been wrongfully evicted from ... More

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