The sun never sets South Asian migrants in an age of U.S. power (Book, 2013) [WorldCat.org]
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The sun never sets South Asian migrants in an age of U.S. power

Author: Vivek Bald
Publisher: New York, NY New York Univ. Press 2013
Series: NYU series in social and cultural analysis
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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These essays reveal how the South Asian diaspora has been shaped by the contours of U.S. imperialism

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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Vivek Bald
ISBN: 9780814786444 0814786448 9780814786437 081478643X
OCLC Number: 931083897
Description: IX, 396 Seiten Illustrationen
Contents: Acknowledgments Introduction Vivek Bald, Miabi Chatterji, Sujani Reddy, and Manu VimalasseryPart I. Overlapping Empires 1 Intimate Dependency, Race, and Trans-Imperial Migration Nayan Shah 2 Repressing the "Hindu Menace"Seema Sohi 3 Desertion and SeditionVivek Bald 4 "The Hidden Hand"Sujani ReddyPart II. From Imperialism to Free-Market Fundamentalism 5 Putting "the Family" to WorkMiabi Chatterji 6 Looking Home Linta Varghese 7 India's Global and Internal Labor Migration and ResistanceImmanuel Ness 8 Water for Life, Not for Coca-Cola Amanda Ciafone 9 When an Interpreter Could Not Be FoundNaeem MohaiemenPart III. Geographies of Migration, Settlement, and Self 10 Intertwined Violence: Implications of State Responses to Domestic Violence in South Asian Immigrant Communities Soniya Munshi 11 Who's Your Daddy? Queer Diasporic Framings of the RegionGayatri Gopinath 12 Awaiting the Twelfth Imam in the United StatesRaza Mir and Farah Hasan 13 Tracing the Muslim BodyJunaid Rana 14 Antecedents of Imperial IncarcerationManu VimalasseryAfterword Vijay PrashadIndexAbout the Contributors
Series Title: NYU series in social and cultural analysis
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This unique collection spans over 100 years of South Asian migration to the U.S., offering us a rich history of early immigrants and migrants, undocumented workers and ship stowaways, and the Read more...

 
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