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  • Ritual, Identity and the Mayan Diaspora

    1st Edition

    By Nancy J. Wellmeier

    Originally published in 1998, Ritual, Identity, and the Mayan Diaspora examines the lives and the continuing ritual traditions of the Mayas in the United States. The book focuses on a predominantly Maya town in rural Florida and shows how members of this ancient Central American civilization use…

    Hardback – 2020-01-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Ritual

  • Domestic Intersections in Contemporary Migration Fiction

    Homing the Metropole, 1st Edition

    By Lucinda Newns

    Homing the Metropole presents a new approach to diasporic fiction that reorients postcolonial readings of migration away from processes of displacement and rupture towards those of placement and homemaking. While notions of home have frequently been associated with essentialist understandings…

    Hardback – 2020-01-29 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Postcolonial Literatures

  • Routledge Handbook of Migration and Development

    1st Edition

    Edited by Tanja Bastia, Ronald Skeldon

    The Routledge Handbook of Migration and Development provides an interdisciplinary, agenda-setting survey of the fields of migration and development, bringing together over sixty expert contributors from around the world to chart current and future trends in research on this topic. The links…

    Hardback – 2020-01-28 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Migration, Identity, and Belonging

    Defining Borders and Boundaries of the Homeland, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kumarini Silva, Margaret E. Franz

    This volume responds to the question: How do you know when you belong to a country? In other words, when is the nation-state a homeland? The boundaries and borders defining who belongs and who does not proliferate in the age of globalization, although they may not coincide with national…

    Hardback – 2020-01-27 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Cultural and Media Studies

  • Growing Up Muslim in Europe and the United States

    1st Edition

    Edited by Medhi Bozorgmehr, Philip Kasinitz

    This volume brings together scholarship from two different, and until now, largely separate literatures—the study of the children of immigrants and the study of Muslim minority communities—in order to explore the changing nature of ethnic identity, religious practice, and citizenship in the…

    Paperback – 2020-01-17 
    Routledge
    Studies in Migration and Diaspora

  • South-South Migration

    Emerging Patterns, Opportunities and Risks, 1st Edition

    Edited by Patricia Short, Moazzem Hossain, M. Adil Khan

    South-South migration contributes significantly to the development of the emerging economies, the migration of receiving countries and, at the same time, generates a major share of remittance income flowing into the sending countries. By capturing field experience and observations from a…

    Paperback – 2019-12-31 
    Routledge

  • Ahmadiyya Islam and the Muslim Diaspora

    Living in the End of Days, 1st Edition

    By Marzia Balzani

    This book is a study of the UK-based Ahmadiyya Muslim community in the context of the twentieth-century South Asian diaspora. Originating in late-nineteenth-century Punjab, the Ahmadis are today a vibrant international religious movement; they are also a group that has been declared heretic by…

    Hardback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge/Asian Studies Association of Australia (ASAA) South Asian Series

  • AfroSurrealism

    The African Diaspora's Surrealist Fiction, 1st Edition

    By Rochelle Spencer

    Examining the surrealist novels of several contemporary writers including Edwidge Danticat, Tananarive Due, Nalo Hopkinson, Junot Díaz, Helen Oyeyemi, and Colson Whitehead, AfroSurrealism, the first book-length exploration of AfroSurreal fiction, argues that we have entered a new and exciting era…

    Hardback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge
    The Cultural Politics of Media and Popular Culture

  • Archetypal and Cultural Perspectives on the Foreigner

    Minorities and Monsters, 1st Edition

    By Joanne Wieland-Burston

    In this era of intense migration, the topic of the foreigner is of paramount importance. Joanne Wieland-Burston examines the question of the "foreign" and "foreigner" from multiple perspectives and explores how Jung and Freud were more interested in the wide phenomenon of the foreign in the…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Men, Masculinities and Honour-Based Abuse

    1st Edition

    Edited by Mohammad Mazher Idriss

    This book explores the largely neglected relationship between men, masculinities and honour-based abuse (HBA). There is a common misconception that HBA – whether physical violence, emotional abuse or so-called ‘honour’ killings – occurs only against women. This book addresses the gap in the…

    Hardback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Dance, Music and Cultures of Decolonisation in the Indian Diaspora

    1st Edition

    Edited by Tina K Ramnarine

    Dance, Music and Cultures of Decolonisation in the Indian Diaspora provides fascinating examples of dance and music projects across the Indian Diaspora to highlight that decolonisation is a creative process, as well as a historical and political one. The book analyses creative processes in…

    Hardback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Refugia

    Radical Solutions to Mass Displacement, 1st Edition

    By Robin Cohen, Nicholas Van Hear

    This is an unusual book. Combining social science fiction, utopianism, pragmatism, sober analysis and innovative social theory, the authors address one of the biggest dilemmas of our age – how to solve the problems arising from mass displacement. As early versions of the solution proposed by Robin…

    Paperback – 2019-12-19 
    Routledge
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