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Author Barber, Tamsin, 1977- author.

Title Oriental identities in super-diverse Britain : young Vietnamese in London / Tamsin Barber (Senior Lecturer in Sociology, Oxford Brookes University, UK)

Published New York, NY : Palgrave Macmillan, [2015]


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  305.895922042 BARB    AVAILABLE
Physical description ix, 263 pages ; 23 cm.
Series Identity studies in the social sciences.
Identity studies in the social sciences.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 243-260) and index.
Contents The British Vietnamese diaspora -- Orientalism, counter-orientalism and identity in multicultural Britain -- "Is it because I am yellow?": categorization and difference among the "second generation" in Britain -- Black-British, White-British, Oriental-British? -- Counter-orientalisms and the politics of hair, clubbing and dating -- Navigating "the Vietnamese community": local and transnational belongings -- Conclusions -- List of tables -- Captions sentence case -- Estimated regional distribution of Vietnamese -- London borough estimate -- Demographic overview of participants.
Subject Vietnamese -- England -- London -- Ethnic identity.
Vietnamese -- Cultural assimilation -- England -- London.
Stereotypes (Social psychology)
Vietnamese -- England -- London -- Interviews.
Children of immigrants -- England -- London.
Young adults -- England -- London -- Attitudes.
London (England) -- Race relations.
ISBN 9781137275189