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Postcolonial minorities in Britain and France : in the hyphen of the nation-state

Author: Shailja Sharma
Publisher: Manchester : Manchester University Press, 2017.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This is an examination of how Britain and France are handling the new religious and racial diversity that has become a fact of life in both countries, and how postcolonial minorities are caught between the nation and the state in relation to status and identity, acceptance and integration.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Print version :
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Shailja Sharma
ISBN: 9781526121028 1526121026 9781784993993 1784993999
OCLC Number: 992550575
Notes: Previously issued in print: 2016.
Target Audience: Specialized.
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Introduction: migrants into minorities1. Challenges to national citizenship2. Postcolonial minorities and securitization3. Race by any other name: Islam and the contestation of citizenship4. The nation-state's wobbly hyphen: the backlash against multiculturalism5. Bearers of tradition or oppressed minority: women as citizensIndex -- .
Responsibility: Shailja Sharma.

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