Border Terrains World Diasporas In The 21st Century

Author: Allyson Eamer
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Border Terrains examines 21st century diasporas through the lenses of identity negotiation, religious faith, language, media and representations in fiction.
Border Terrains: World Diasporas in the 21st Century
Language: en
Pages: 190
Authors: Allyson Eamer
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-05-06 - Publisher: BRILL

Border Terrains examines 21st century diasporas through the lenses of identity negotiation, religious faith, language, media and representations in fiction.
Orientalism and the Reception of Powerful Women from the Ancient World
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: Filippo CarlĂ -Uhink, Anja Wieber
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-02-06 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

Why is Cleopatra, a descendent of Alexander the Great, a Ptolemy from a Greek–Macedonian family, in popular imagination an Oriental woman? True, she assumed some aspects of pharaonic imagery in order to rule Egypt, but her Orientalism mostly derives from ancient (Roman) and modern stereotypes: both the Orient and the
Researching Identity and Interculturality
Language: en
Pages: 246
Authors: Fred Dervin, Karen Risager
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-09-19 - Publisher: Routledge

This volume focuses on advances in research methodology in an interdisciplinary field framed by discourses of identity and interculturality. It includes a range of qualitative studies: studies of interaction, narrative studies, conversation analysis, ethnographic studies, postcolonial studies and critical discourse studies, and emphasizes the role of discourse and power in
The Political Lives of Saints
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Angie Heo
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-11-08 - Publisher:

"Since the Arab Spring in 2011 and ISIS's rise in 2014, Egypt's Copts have attracted attention worldwide as the collateral damage of revolution and as victims of sectarian strife. Countering the din of persecution rhetoric and Islamophobia, The Political Lives of Saints journeys into the quieter corners of divine intercession
Latino/as in the World-system
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Ramon Grosfoguel, Nelson Maldonado-Torres, Jose David Saldivar
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-11-17 - Publisher: Routledge

Contributors Immanuel Wallerstein, Enrique Dussel, Walter Mignolo, Agustin Lao, Lewis Gordon, James V. Fenelon, Roberto Hernandez, James Cohen, Santiago Slabosky, Susanne Jonas, and Thomas Reifer. By the mid-twenty-first century, white Euro-Americans will be a demographic minority in the United States and Latino/as will be the largest minority (25 percent). These