Ethnicity Products

  • Japanese Cinema and Otherness

    Nationalism, Multiculturalism and the Problem of Japaneseness, 1st Edition

    By Mika Ko

    Over the last 20 years, ethnic minority groups have been increasingly featured in Japanese Films. However, the way these groups are presented has not been a subject of investigation. This study examines the representation of so-called Others – foreigners, ethnic minorities, and Okinawans – in…

    Paperback – 2011-08-09
    Routledge
    The University of Sheffield/Routledge Japanese Studies Series

  • Tourism and Tibetan Culture in Transition

    A Place called Shangrila, 1st Edition

    By Ashild Kolas

    This book explores the relationship between tourism, culture and ethnic identity in Tibet in , focusing in particular on Shangrila, a Tibetan region in Southwest China, to show how local ‘Tibetan culture’ is reconstructed as a marketable commodity for tourists. It analyses the socio-economic…

    Paperback – 2011-06-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary China Series

  • Ethnic Minorities in Modern China

    1st Edition

    Edited by Colin Mackerras

    China is the world’s most populous country with fifty-five state-recognized ethnic minorities: approximately 123 million people, taking up over 60 per cent of China’s territory. And, while China’s dizzying growth has made it a major world force, both economically and strategically, one of the chief…

    Hardback – 2011-03-11
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Asian Studies

  • Collective Rights of Indigenous Peoples

    Identity-Based Movement of Plain Indigenous in Taiwan, 1st Edition

    By Jolan Hsieh

    The focus of this book is on the PingPu peoples in Taiwan and their right to official recognition as "indigenous peoples" by the Taiwanese government. The result of centuries of colonization, indigenous tribes in Taiwan have faced severe cultural repression because of the government's refusal to…

    Paperback – 2010-07-06
    Routledge
    Indigenous Peoples and Politics

  • When Greeks think about Turks

    The View from Anthropology, 1st Edition

    Edited by Dimitrios Theodossopoulos

    Drawing upon anthropological studies that document culturally specific ways of perceiving ethic Others in Greece and Cyprus, this book explores the cultural boundaries of the categories ‘Greek’ and ‘Turk’, and compares views on what it means to be one of these ethnic groups or both. The…

    Paperback – 2009-09-29
    Routledge

  • Communal Violence and Democratization in Indonesia

    Small Town Wars, 1st Edition

    By Gerry van Klinken

    Through close scrutiny of empirical materials and interviews, this book uniquely analyzes all the episodes of long-running, widespread communal violence that erupted during Indonesia’s post-New Order transition. Indonesia democratised after the long and authoritarian New Order regime ended in May…

    Paperback – 2009-09-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Southeast Asia Series

  • Global and Local Football

    Politics and Europeanization on the fringes of the EU, 1st Edition

    By Gary Armstrong, Jon P. Mitchell

    What can the history of a nation's football reveal about that nation's wider political and socio-cultural identity? How can the study of local football culture help us to understand the powerful international forces at play within the modern game? Based on long-term and detailed ethnographic…

    Paperback – 2009-09-03
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Studies in Sport

  • The Integration Debate

    Competing Futures For American Cities, 1st Edition

    Edited by Chester Hartman, Gregory Squires

    Racial integration, and policies intended to achieve greater integration, continue to generate controversy in the United States, with some of the most heated debates taking place among long-standing advocates of racial equality. Today, many nonwhites express what has been referred to as "…

    Paperback – 2009-07-08
    Routledge

  • The Immigrant Divide

    How Cuban Americans Changed the U.S. and Their Homeland, 1st Edition

    By Susan Eckstein

    Are all immigrants from the same home country best understood as a homogeneous group of foreign-born? Or do they differ in their adaptation and transnational ties depending on when they emigrated and with what lived experiences? Between Castro’s rise to power in 1959 and the early twenty-first…

    Paperback – 2009-06-25
    Routledge

  • The Philippines

    Mobilities, Identities, Globalization, 1st Edition

    By James A. Tyner

    Nearly five million migrant workers from the Philippines are employed in over 190 countries and territories. They work as doctors and domestic helpers, engineers and entertainers, seamstresses and surveyors. It is through their collective labor that the Philippines has assumed a global presence.…

    Paperback – 2008-09-19
    Routledge
    Global Realities

  • The Diaspora Strikes Back

    Caribeño Tales of Learning and Turning, 1st Edition

    By Juan Flores

    In The Diaspora Strikes Back the eminent ethnic and cultural studies scholar Juan Flores flips the process on its head: what happens to the home country when it is being constantly fed by emigrants returning from abroad? He looks at how 'Nuyoricans' (Puerto Rican New Yorkers) have transformed the…

    Paperback – 2008-08-07
    Routledge
    Cultural Spaces

  • Segregation

    The Rising Costs for America, 1st Edition

    Edited by James H. Carr, Nandinee K. Kutty

    Segregation: The Rising Costs for America documents how discriminatory practices in the housing markets through most of the past century, and that continue today, have produced extreme levels of residential segregation that result in significant disparities in access to good jobs, quality education…

    Paperback – 2008-02-12
    Routledge

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