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Facing globalization in the Himalayas : belonging and the politics of the self / edited by Gerard Toffin, Joanna Pfaff-Czarnecka.

Contributor(s): Toffin, Gérard [editor.] | Pfaff-Czarnecka, Joanna [editor.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Governance, conflict, and civic action ; volume 5.Publisher: New Delhi : SAGE Publications India Pvt. Ltd., 2014Description: x, 471 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9788132111627 (hbk.).Subject(s): Ethnic groups -- Himalaya Mountains Region | Group identity -- Himalaya Mountains Region | Nationalism -- Himalaya Mountains Region | National characteristics | Globalization -- Himalaya Mountains Region | Himalaya Mountains Region -- Ethnic relationsDDC classification: 305.80095496 FAC Online resources: Table of contents
Contents:
Machine generated contents note: ch. 1 Introduction: Globalization and Belonging in the Himalayas and in Trans-Himalayan Social Spaces /​ Joanna Pfaff-Czarnecka pt. I SHIFTING HORIZONS OF BELONGING ch. 2 Improbable Globalization: Individualization and Christianization among the Tamangs /​ Blandine Ripert ch. 3 Circular Lives: Histories and Economies of Belonging in the Transnational Thangmi Village /​ Sara Shneiderman ch. 4 Being a Ladakhi, Playing the Nomad /​ Pascale Dollfus pt. II MIGRANT EXPERIENCES IN SOUTH ASIA AND BEYOND ch. 5 Migration, Marginality, and Modernity: Hill Men's Journey to Mumbai /​ Jeevan R. Sharma ch. 6 Rights and a Sense of Belonging: Two Contrasting Nepali Diaspora Communities /​ David N. Gellner ch. 7 Geographical, Cultural, and Professional Belonging of Nepalese Migrants in India and Qatar /​ Tristan Brusle pt. III CREATING TRANSNATIONAL BELONGING Contents note continued: ch. 8 Belonging and Solitude among Nepali Nurses in Great Britain /​ Sondra L. Hausner ch. 9 Culture on Display: Metropolitan Multiculturalism and the Manchester Nepal Festival /​ Ben Campbell ch. 10 Being and Belonging: Mapping the Experiences of Nepali Immigrants in the United States /​ Bandita Sijapati ch. 11 Global Gurungs: Ethnic Organizing Abroad /​ Susan Hangen pt. IV GLOBALITY AND ACTIVIST EXPERIENCE ch. 12 Buddhist Activism, New Sanghas, and the Politics of Belonging among Some Tharu and Magar Communities of Southern Nepal /​ Chiara Letizia ch. 13 Power Projects, Protests, and Problematics of Belonging in Dzongu, Sikkim /​ Tanka Subba ch. 14 Weepingsikkim.blogspot.com: Reconfiguring Lepcha Belonging with Cyber-belonging /​ Vibha Arora pt. V NATIONAL RECONFIGURATIONS ch. 15 Mother Tongues and Language Competence: The Shifting Politics of Linguistic Belonging in the Himalayas /​ Mark Turin Contents note continued: ch. 16 Who Belongs to Tibet? Governmental Narratives of State in the Ganden Podrang /​ Martin A. Mills ch. 17 The Last Himalayan Monarchies /​ Michael Hutt.
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Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

Machine generated contents note: ch. 1 Introduction: Globalization and Belonging in the Himalayas and in Trans-Himalayan Social Spaces /​ Joanna Pfaff-Czarnecka
pt. I SHIFTING HORIZONS OF BELONGING
ch. 2 Improbable Globalization: Individualization and Christianization among the Tamangs /​ Blandine Ripert
ch. 3 Circular Lives: Histories and Economies of Belonging in the Transnational Thangmi Village /​ Sara Shneiderman
ch. 4 Being a Ladakhi, Playing the Nomad /​ Pascale Dollfus
pt. II MIGRANT EXPERIENCES IN SOUTH ASIA AND BEYOND
ch. 5 Migration, Marginality, and Modernity: Hill Men's Journey to Mumbai /​ Jeevan R. Sharma
ch. 6 Rights and a Sense of Belonging: Two Contrasting Nepali Diaspora Communities /​ David N. Gellner
ch. 7 Geographical, Cultural, and Professional Belonging of Nepalese Migrants in India and Qatar /​ Tristan Brusle
pt. III CREATING TRANSNATIONAL BELONGING
Contents note continued: ch. 8 Belonging and Solitude among Nepali Nurses in Great Britain /​ Sondra L. Hausner
ch. 9 Culture on Display: Metropolitan Multiculturalism and the Manchester Nepal Festival /​ Ben Campbell
ch. 10 Being and Belonging: Mapping the Experiences of Nepali Immigrants in the United States /​ Bandita Sijapati
ch. 11 Global Gurungs: Ethnic Organizing Abroad /​ Susan Hangen
pt. IV GLOBALITY AND ACTIVIST EXPERIENCE
ch. 12 Buddhist Activism, New Sanghas, and the Politics of Belonging among Some Tharu and Magar Communities of Southern Nepal /​ Chiara Letizia
ch. 13 Power Projects, Protests, and Problematics of Belonging in Dzongu, Sikkim /​ Tanka Subba
ch. 14 Weepingsikkim.blogspot.com: Reconfiguring Lepcha Belonging with Cyber-belonging /​ Vibha Arora
pt. V NATIONAL RECONFIGURATIONS
ch. 15 Mother Tongues and Language Competence: The Shifting Politics of Linguistic Belonging in the Himalayas /​ Mark Turin
Contents note continued: ch. 16 Who Belongs to Tibet? Governmental Narratives of State in the Ganden Podrang /​ Martin A. Mills
ch. 17 The Last Himalayan Monarchies /​ Michael Hutt.

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