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Homemaking: Radical Nostalgia and the Construction of a South Asian Diaspora

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This book examines the role played by nostalgia in the ways in which diasporic South-Asians construct their individual and collective identity and argues that in the postcolonial context, this affect of nostalgia needs to be seen as potentially radical.


Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationLondon
PublisherRowman and Littlefield International
Number of pages216
ISBN (Electronic)9781783482641
ISBN (Print)9781783482627
Publication statusPublished - 2018

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