The Migration Process: Capital, Gifts and Offerings Among British Pakistanis - Explorations in Anthropology (Paperback)Pnina Werbner (author)
Paperback 400 Pages / Published: 01/09/2002
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This study, which breaks new ground in urban research, is a comprehensive and definitive account of one of the many communities of South Asians to emerge throughout the Western industrial world since the Second World War - the British Pakistanis in Manchester. This book examines the cultural dimensions of immigrant entrepreneurship and the formation of an ethnic enclave community, and explores the structure and theory of urban ritual and its place within the immigrant gift economy.
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Number of pages: 400
Weight: 529 g
Dimensions: 216 x 138 x 20 mm
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