The Resource Indian diaspora : socio-cultural and religious worlds, edited by P. Pratap Kumar

Indian diaspora : socio-cultural and religious worlds, edited by P. Pratap Kumar

Label
Indian diaspora : socio-cultural and religious worlds
Title
Indian diaspora
Title remainder
socio-cultural and religious worlds
Statement of responsibility
edited by P. Pratap Kumar
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The papers presented in this volume represent a wide variety of Indian diasporic experiences. From indenture labour to the present day immigrations, Indian diasporic narrative offers opportunities to evaluate afresh notions of ethnicity, race, caste, gender and religious diversity
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
305.8914/11
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
DS432.5
LC item number
.I4958 2015eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
International studies in religion and society,
Series volume
Volume 24
Label
Indian diaspora : socio-cultural and religious worlds, edited by P. Pratap Kumar
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Indian Diaspora:Socio-Cultural and Religious Worlds; Copyright; Contents; List of Figures, Graphs and Tables; List of Contributors; 1 Introduction: Socio-Religious and Cultural World of the Indian Diaspora; PART 1: Life in Indenture and Beyond; 2 Reconstructing History through Oral Tradition: A Case Study of Indian Indentured Migrants; 3 Songs of Abolition: Anti-Indentured Campaign in Early Twentieth Century India; 4 'The World becomes Stranger, the Pattern more Complicated': Culture, Identity and the Indo-Fijian Experience; 5 Hyphenated Hindus: The Development of a Indo-Caribbean Identity
  • 6 Constructing Hindu Worlds in Portugal: A Case Study from Lisbon PART 2: Life under Apartheid and Beyond; 7 Race, Representation and the Crisis of Democracy in South Africa; 8 Gujarati Muslim Diaspora and the Politics of Home in Apartheid South Africa; 9 Changing Caste Identities in the Indian Diaspora: A South African Perspective; 10 Interfaith Marriages and Marital Stability amongst the Indian Diaspora in the Durban Metropolitan Area, South Africa; 11 The South African Indian Muslim Community and Its Role in Responding to International Disasters
  • PART 3: Constructing Religious Institutions in the Diaspora 12 Changing Funerary Practices of the Tamil Hindus in Singapore; 13 The Materiality of Diasporic Identity: Hindu Temples in Trinidad and Malaysia; 14 Spaces of Religious, Social and Cultural Interaction of the Nizari Ismaili Muslims in the United Kingdom; 15 Representing Identity through Gurdwaras: Sikh Community in Nanaimo, British Columbia; 16 Indian Muslims and Mosque Construction in Australia; 17 In Retrospect: Some Theoretical Observations on the Socio-Cultural and Religious World of the Indian Diaspora; Index
Control code
ocn902674384
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 361 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789004288065
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
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not applicable
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)902674384
  • pebcs9004288066

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