By Jacqueline Leckie,Angela McCarthy,Angela Wanhalla
In distinction to a lot scholarship on cross-cultural encounters, which focuses totally on touch among indigenous peoples and ’settlers’ or ’sojourners’, this publication is worried with migrant elements of this phenomenon – no matter if migrant-migrant or migrant-host encounters – bringing jointly reviews from a number of views on cross-cultural encounters, their prior, and their resonances around the modern Asia-Pacific sector. Organised thematically into sections targeting ’imperial encounters’ of the 19th and 20th centuries, ’identities’ within the 20th and twenty-first centuries, and ’contemporary citizenship’ and the ways that this can be complex via mobility and cross-cultural encounters, the amount provides stories of latest Zealand, Singapore, Australia, Vanuatu, Mauritius and China to spotlight key issues of mobility, intimacies, ethnicity and ’race’, history and diaspora, via wealthy proof resembling pictures, census info, the humanities and interviews. Demonstrating the significance of multidisciplinary methods of taking a look at migrant cross-cultural encounters via mixing historic and social technological know-how methodologies from more than a few disciplinary backgrounds, Migrant Cross-Cultural Encounters in Asia and the Pacific will attract anthropologists, sociologists, cultural geographers and historians with pursuits in migration, mobility and cross-cultural encounters.
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Migrant Cross-Cultural Encounters in Asia and the Pacific (Studies in Migration and Diaspora) by Jacqueline Leckie,Angela McCarthy,Angela Wanhalla