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The Resource Migration, modernity, and social transformation in South Asia, editors, Filippo Osella, Katy Gardner

Migration, modernity, and social transformation in South Asia, editors, Filippo Osella, Katy Gardner

Label
Migration, modernity, and social transformation in South Asia
Title
Migration, modernity, and social transformation in South Asia
Statement of responsibility
editors, Filippo Osella, Katy Gardner
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Action
Committed to retain
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HN670.3.A8
LC item number
M54 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1964-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Osella, Filippo
  • Gardner, Katy
Series statement
Contributions to Indian sociology.
Series volume
11
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Social change
  • Migration, Internal
  • Migration, Internal
  • Migratie (demografie)
  • Sociale verandering
Label
Migration, modernity, and social transformation in South Asia, editors, Filippo Osella, Katy Gardner
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"This volume is based upon a two-day workshop held at the University of Sussex in January 2001 entitled 'Migration and modernities in South Asia'"--Pref
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
A nation 'living in different places': notes on the impossible work of purification in postcolonial Sri Lanka / Jonathan Spencer -- A case of capital-rich under-development: the paradoxical consequences of successful transnational entrepreneurship from Mirpur / Roger Ballard -- 'Save there, eat here': migrants, households and community identity among Pakhtuns in northern Pakistan / Francis Watkins -- Migration and Islamic reform in a port town of western India / Edward Simpson -- Migration and the commoditisation of ritual: sacrifice, spectacle and contestations in Kerala, India / Filippo Osella and Caroline Osella -- Veiled constructions: conflict, migration and modernity in eastern Sri Lanka / C.Y. Thangarajah -- Spirits of the womb: migration, reproductive choice and healing in Rajasthan / Maya Unnithan-Kumar -- Calcutta's labour migrants: encounters with modernity / Arjan de Hann -- Nehru's dream and the village 'waiting room': long-distance labour migrants to a central Indian steel town / Jonathan P. Parry -- Expectations and rewards of modernity: commitment and mobility among rural migrants in Tirupur, Tamil Nadu / Geert De Neve -- Seasonal migration, employer-worker interactions, and shifting ethnic identities in contemporary West Bengal / Ben Rogaly, [...] et al. -- Identities in motion: social exchange networks and rural-urban migration in Bangladesh / Randall Kuhn -- Circular migration and rural cosmopolitanism in India / Vinay Gidwani and K. Sivaramakrishnan
Control code
52901334
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xlviii, 380 p.
Isbn
9780761932093
Isbn Type
(US-Hb)
Lccn
2003018356
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
(OCoLC)52901334
Label
Migration, modernity, and social transformation in South Asia, editors, Filippo Osella, Katy Gardner
Publication
Note
"This volume is based upon a two-day workshop held at the University of Sussex in January 2001 entitled 'Migration and modernities in South Asia'"--Pref
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
A nation 'living in different places': notes on the impossible work of purification in postcolonial Sri Lanka / Jonathan Spencer -- A case of capital-rich under-development: the paradoxical consequences of successful transnational entrepreneurship from Mirpur / Roger Ballard -- 'Save there, eat here': migrants, households and community identity among Pakhtuns in northern Pakistan / Francis Watkins -- Migration and Islamic reform in a port town of western India / Edward Simpson -- Migration and the commoditisation of ritual: sacrifice, spectacle and contestations in Kerala, India / Filippo Osella and Caroline Osella -- Veiled constructions: conflict, migration and modernity in eastern Sri Lanka / C.Y. Thangarajah -- Spirits of the womb: migration, reproductive choice and healing in Rajasthan / Maya Unnithan-Kumar -- Calcutta's labour migrants: encounters with modernity / Arjan de Hann -- Nehru's dream and the village 'waiting room': long-distance labour migrants to a central Indian steel town / Jonathan P. Parry -- Expectations and rewards of modernity: commitment and mobility among rural migrants in Tirupur, Tamil Nadu / Geert De Neve -- Seasonal migration, employer-worker interactions, and shifting ethnic identities in contemporary West Bengal / Ben Rogaly, [...] et al. -- Identities in motion: social exchange networks and rural-urban migration in Bangladesh / Randall Kuhn -- Circular migration and rural cosmopolitanism in India / Vinay Gidwani and K. Sivaramakrishnan
Control code
52901334
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xlviii, 380 p.
Isbn
9780761932093
Isbn Type
(US-Hb)
Lccn
2003018356
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
(OCoLC)52901334

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