Anthropology: Ethnicity

  • Indigenous Peoples and the Capability Approach book cover

    Indigenous Peoples and the Capability Approach

    By Krushil Watene, Mandy Yap, Erika Bockstael

    Despite some achievements gained during the indigenous struggle for rights and recognition, many indigenous groups continue to fight against unjust social, political, environmental, and historical conditions. Ideas which engage with the lived experiences of communities themselves, such as the…

    Paperback – 2017-10-01 
    Routledge
    The Routledge Human Development and Capability Debates

  • The Routledge History of Italian Americans book cover

    The Routledge History of Italian Americans

    Edited by William J. Connell, Stanislao G. Pugliese

    The Routledge History of Italian Americans is a new multi-authored history of one of the biggest ethnic groups America, bringing together the best and brightest scholars and critics to create a narrative of the trials and triumphs of Italians in America. Concentrating on themes ranging from…

    Hardback – 2017-09-11 
    Routledge
    Routledge Histories

  • Dalit Women of Nepal: Strategies of Resistance book cover

    Dalit Women of Nepal

    Strategies of Resistance

    By Jung H. Lee

    This book examines the strategies of resistance among the Dalit women of Nepal in their struggle against the social injustice of the caste system and related practices of "untouchability", particularly in regard to the ways in which these injustices lead to capability failures that diminish human…

    Hardback – 2017-09-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series

  • China's Rise and the Chinese Overseas book cover

    China's Rise and the Chinese Overseas

    Edited by Bernard Wong, Chee-Beng TAN

    Since the 1978 opening up of China and her active engagement in economic reformation and modernization, China has become a truly global economic power. These developments have, consequently, had an impact on ethnic Chinese people living across the world. Traditionally, the study of immigrant…

    Hardback – 2017-08-03 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary China Series

  • Indigeneity, Landscape and History: Adivasi Self-fashioning in India book cover

    Indigeneity, Landscape and History

    Adivasi Self-fashioning in India

    By Asoka Kumar Sen

    This book engages with notions of self and landscape as manifest in water, forest and land via historical and current perspectives in the context of indigenous communities in India. It also brings processes of identity formation among tribes in Africa and Latin America into relief. Using…

    Hardback – 2017-07-25 
    Routledge India

  • Re-producing Chineseness in Southeast Asia: Scholarship and Identity in Comparative Perspectives book cover

    Re-producing Chineseness in Southeast Asia

    Scholarship and Identity in Comparative Perspectives

    Edited by Chih-yu Shih

    Identity politics can impede Chinese identification in southeast Asia because the migrant population, particularly the intellectual aspect of that population, have to consider the political effects of their intellectual and social activities on the survival of Chinese communities. Similarly, these…

    Paperback – 2017-06-16
    Routledge

  • Mixed Race in Asia: Past, Present and Future book cover

    Mixed Race in Asia

    Past, Present and Future

    Edited by Zarine L. Rocha, Farida Fozdar

    Mixed racial and ethnic identities are topics of increasing interest around the world, yet studies of mixed race in Asia are rare, despite its particular salience for Asian societies. Mixed Race in Asia seeks to reorient the field to focus on Asia, looking specifically at mixed race in China,…

    Hardback – 2017-06-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Race and Ethnicity

  • European Social Problems book cover

    European Social Problems

    Edited by Stuart Isaacs

    European Social Problems is the first book to examine social issues in Europe from the perspective of the social sciences. It considers many of these social problems following the UK’s ‘leave’ vote. Key topics examined here include: immigration; multiculturalism and religion; health;…

    Paperback – 2017-06-01
    Routledge

  • Uyghur Conceptions of Family and Society: Habits of the Uyghur Heart book cover

    Uyghur Conceptions of Family and Society

    Habits of the Uyghur Heart

    By Xiaowei Zang

    Contributing to existing literature on ethnic studies in China, this book is a study of minority subjective experiences in China, using Uyghur Muslims as a case study. By examining Uyghur conceptions of family and society, it investigates whether or not ethnic minorities are culturally capable of…

    Hardback – 2017-05-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies on Ethnicity in Asia

  • Social Work in Europe: Race and Ethnic Relations book cover

    Social Work in Europe

    Race and Ethnic Relations

    Edited by Charlotte Williams, Mekada Graham

    It is an acknowledged if not accepted fact that all European societies are being fundamentally transformed, and indeed perceptively unsettled, by increased migrations across nations and by the asserted presence of established minorities within their borders. The scale and speed at which these…

    Paperback – 2017-05-25
    Routledge

  • Border Crossing in Greater China: Production, Community and Identity book cover

    Border Crossing in Greater China

    Production, Community and Identity

    Edited by Jenn-hwan Wang

    China’s transformation from a poor and underdeveloped country into a global market power has profoundly altered its socioeconomic power relations with the other countries in the Greater China region, namely, Taiwan and Hong Kong. Indeed, this economic shift has resulted in the massive flow of…

    Paperback – 2017-05-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Research on Taiwan Series

  • Race, Migration and Identity: Shifting Boundaries in the USA book cover

    Race, Migration and Identity

    Shifting Boundaries in the USA

    Edited by Martin Bulmer, John Solomos

    The chapters in this collection cover diverse aspects of the changing meanings and boundaries of race, migration and identity in the contemporary United States. The situation in the USA has been the subject of intense policy and political debate over the past decades and the papers in this volume…

    Paperback – 2017-05-24
    Routledge
    Ethnic and Racial Studies

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