Book , Print in English

A postcolonial people : South Asians in Britain

N. Ali, V.S. Kalra, S. Sayyid, editors.
  • London : Hurst & Co., ©2006.
  • xi, 436 pages : illustrations; 23 cm.
Subjects
Contents
  • Introduction : BrAsians : postcolonial people, ironic citizens / S. Sayyid
  • Pt. I. Frames
  • Narrating the postcolonial political and the immigrant imaginary / Barnor Hesse and S. Sayyid
  • Arrival / Daalat Ali
  • 'Asian' in Britain / Avtar Brah
  • Chicken Tikka Masala / Sophia Ahmed
  • Politics of blackness and Asian identity / Tariq Modood
  • Curry powder / Apurba Kundu
  • dialectic of 'here and there' : anthropology 'at home' / John Hutnyk
  • Drugs / Noreen Sheikh-Latif
  • (Im)possible intersections : religion, (post)-colonial subjectivity and the ideology of multiculturalism / Arvind Mandair
  • Football / Daniel Burdsey
  • Writing a BrAsian city : 'race', culture and religion in accounts of postcolonial bradford / Sean McLoughlin
  • Pt. II. Portraits
  • Mapping the colonial : South Asians in Britain, 1857-1947 / Humayun Ansari
  • Anish Kapoor / John Holt and Laura Turney
  • Imperial implosions : postcoloniality and the orbits of migration / Nasreen Ali
  • Demographics of BrAsian settlement, 1951-2001 / Ceri Peach
  • Muslims! / Shehla Khan
  • politics of the BrAsian electorate / Muhammad Anwar
  • Brown economy : enterprise and employment / Shinder S. Thandi
  • Newham / Dhanwant Rai
  • Policing diversity : racialisation and the criminal justice system / Virinder S. Kalra
  • Health care and BrAsians : making sense of policy and practice / Karl Atkin
  • Palliative care / Gurch Randhawa and Alastair Owens
  • Imagining the politics of BrAsian youth / Claire Alexander
  • scandal of 'arranged marriages' and the pathologisation of BrAsian families / Fauzia Ahmad
  • Queer / Shafqat Nasir
  • city of surprises : urban multiculturalism and the 'Leicester model' / Gurharpal Singh
  • Capital gains : BrAsian suburban North-West London / Rupa Huq
  • Pt. III. Signatures
  • Asian sounds / Sanjay Sharma
  • Rusholme / Nida Kirmani
  • singular journey : South Asian visual art in Britain / John Holt and Laura Turney
  • Uprisings / Paul Bagguley and Yasmin Hussain
  • South Asian / BrAsian performing arts / Raminder Kaur and Alda Terracciano
  • Vasco da Gama / AbdoolKarim Vakil
  • Planet Bollywood / Rachel Dwyer
  • Writings / Yasmin Hussain
  • Metropolitan borderlands : the formation of BrAsian landscapes / Noha Nasser
  • Zee TV / Rajinder Dudrah.
Other information
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. 395-429) and index.
ISBN
  • 1850657963
  • 9781850657965
  • 1850657971 (pbk.)
  • 9781850657972 (pbk.)
Identifying numbers
  • LCCN: 2006411642
  • OCLC: 70208358
  • OCLC: 70208358