The Handbook Of Diasporas Media And Culture

The Handbook of Diasporas  Media  and Culture
Publisher John Wiley & Sons
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Category Social Science
Total Pages 624
ISBN 9781119236702
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A multidisciplinary, authoritative outline of the current intellectual landscape of the field. Over the past three decades, the term ‘diaspora’ has been featured in many research studies and in wider theoretical debates in areas such as communications, the humanities, social sciences, politics, and international relations. The Handbook of Diasporas, Media, and Culture explores new dimensions of human mobility and connectivity—presenting state-of-the-art research and key debates on the intersection of media, cultural, and diasporic studies This innovative and timely book helps readers to understand diasporic cultures and their impact on the globalized world. The Handbook presents contributions from internationally-recognized scholars and researchers to strengthen understanding of diasporas and diasporic cultures, diasporic media and cultural resources, and the various forms of diasporic organization, expression, production, distribution, and consumption. Divided into seven sections, this wide-ranging volume covers topics such as methodological challenges and innovations in diasporic research, the construction of diasporic identity, the politics of diasporic integration, the intersection of gender and generation with the diasporic condition, new technologies in media, and many others. A much-needed resource for anyone with interest diasporic studies, this book: Presents new and original theory, research, and essays Employs unique methodological and conceptual debates Offers contributions from a multidisciplinary team of scholars and researchers Explores new and emerging trends in the study of diasporas and media Applies a wide-ranging, international perspective to the subject Due to its international perspective, interdisciplinary approach, and wide range of authors from around the world, The Handbook of Diasporas, Media, and Culture is ideal for undergraduate and graduate students, teachers, lecturers, and researchers in areas that focus on the relationship of media and society, ethnic identity, race, class and gender, globalization and immigration, and other relevant fields.

The Handbook of Diasporas  Media  and Culture
  • Author : Jessica Retis,Roza Tsagarousianou
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2019-04-09

A multidisciplinary, authoritative outline of the current intellectual landscape of the field. Over the past three decades, the term ‘diaspora’ has been featured in many research studies and in wider theoretical debates in areas such as communications, the humanities, social sciences, politics, and international relations. The Handbook of Diasporas, Media,

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The Handbook of Diasporas  Media  and Culture
  • Author : Jessica Retis,Roza Tsagarousianou
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2019-03-14

A multidisciplinary, authoritative outline of the current intellectual landscape of the field. Over the past three decades, the term ‘diaspora’ has been featured in many research studies and in wider theoretical debates in areas such as communications, the humanities, social sciences, politics, and international relations. The Handbook of Diasporas, Media,

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Routledge Handbook of Diaspora Studies
  • Author : Robin Cohen,Carolin Fischer
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2018-09-03

The word ‘diaspora’ has leapt from its previously confined use – mainly concerned with the dispersion of Jews, Greeks, Armenians and Africans away from their natal homelands – to cover the cases of many other ethnic groups, nationalities and religions. But this ‘horizontal’ scattering of the word to cover the mobility of

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The Palgrave Handbook of Media and Communication Research in Africa
  • Author : Bruce Mutsvairo
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2018-03-22

This handbook attempts to fill the gap in empirical scholarship of media and communication research in Africa, from an Africanist perspective. The collection draws on expert knowledge of key media and communication scholars in Africa and the diaspora, offering a counter-narrative to existing Western and Eurocentric discourses of knowledge-production. As

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Routledge Handbook of the Chinese Diaspora
  • Author : Chee-Beng Tan
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2013-02-11

With around 40 million people worldwide, the ethnic Chinese and the Chinese in diaspora form the largest diaspora in the world. The economic reform of China which began in the late 1970s marked a huge phase of migration from China, and the new migrants, many of whom were well educated, have

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Culture and Development in Africa and the Diaspora
  • Author : Ahmad Shehu Abdussalam,Ibigbolade Simon Aderibigbe,Sola Timothy Babatunde,Olutola Opeyemi Akindipe
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2020-12-31

This book examines the intersection between cultural identities and development in African and the Diaspora from multidisciplinary perspectives. Starting with the premise that culture is one of the most significant factors in development, the book examines diverse topics such as the migrations of musical forms, social media, bilingualism and religion.

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Routledge Handbook of Korean Culture and Society
  • Author : Youna Kim
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2016-12-01

The Routledge Handbook of Korean Culture and Society is an accessible and interdisciplinary resource that explores the formation and transformation of Korean culture and society. Each chapter provides a comprehensive and thought-provoking overview on key topics, including: compressed modernity, religion, educational migration, social class and inequality, popular culture, digitalisation, diasporic

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Diaspora and Media in Europe
  • Author : Karim H. Karim,Ahmed Al-Rawi
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2018-01-24

This book examines how African, Asian, Middle Eastern and Latin American diasporas use media to communicate among themselves and to integrate into European countries. Whereas migrant communities continue employing print and broadcasting technologies, the rapidly growing applications of Internet platforms like social media have substantially enriched their interactions. These communication

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Routledge Handbook of East Asian Popular Culture
  • Author : Koichi Iwabuchi,Eva Tsai,Chris Berry
  • Publisher : Taylor & Francis
  • Release Date : 2016-12-01

Since the 1990s there has been a dramatic increase in cultural flows and connections between the countries in the East Asian region. Nowhere is this more apparent than when looking at popular culture where uneven but multilateral exchanges of Japanese, Korean, Taiwanese, Hong Kong and Chinese products have led to

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Muslim Diaspora
  • Author : Haideh Moghissi
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2007-01-24

Muslim Diaspora identifies those aspects of migratory experience that shatter or reinforce a group’s attachment to its homeland and affect its readiness to adapt to a new country. The contributors to this collection examine many dimensions of life in the Diaspora and demonstrate that identity is always constructed in

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Media and the Global South
  • Author : Mehita Iqani,Fernando Resende
  • Publisher : Taylor & Francis
  • Release Date : 2019-03-19

What does the notion of the "global south" mean to media studies today? This book interrogates the possibilities of global thinking from the South in the field of media, communication and cultural studies. Through lenses of millennial media cultures, it refocuses the praxis of the Global South in relation to

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Routledge Handbook of the Indian Diaspora
  • Author : Radha Sarma Hegde,Ajaya Kumar Sahoo
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2017-09-22

The geographical diversity of the Indian diaspora has been shaped against the backdrop of the historical forces of colonialism, nationalism and neoliberal globalization. In each of these global moments, the demand for Indian workers has created the multiple global pathways of the Indian diasporas. The Routledge Handbook of the Indian

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Dismantling Diasporas
  • Author : Anastasia Christou,Elizabeth Mavroudi
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2016-03-09

Re-energising debates on the conceptualisation of diasporas in migration scholarship and in geography, this work stresses the important role that geographers can play in interrupting assumptions about the spaces and processes of diaspora. The intricate, material and complex ways in which those in diaspora contest, construct and perform identity, politics,

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Handbook of Cultural Security
  • Author : Yasushi Watanabe
  • Publisher : Edward Elgar Publishing
  • Release Date : 2018

This Handbook aims to heighten our awareness of the unique and delicate interplay between ‘Culture’ and ‘Society’ in the age of globalization. With particular emphasis on the role of culture in the field of “non-traditional” security, and seeking to define what ‘being secure’ means in different contexts, this Handbook explores

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Bollywood Travels
  • Author : Rajinder Dudrah
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2012-05-23

Using an interdisciplinary framework, this book offers a fresh perspective on the issues of diaspora culture and border crossings in the films, popular cultures, and media and entertainment industries from the popular Hindi cinema of India. It analyses and discusses a range of key contemporary films in detail, such as

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