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Author Werbner, Pnina.

Title Imagined diasporas among Manchester Muslims : the public performance of Pakistani transnational identity politics / Pnina Werbner.

Published Oxford [England] : James Currey ; Santa Fe, N.M. : School of American Research Press, 2002.

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Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  305.8914122 WERB    AVAILABLE
Physical description xii, 306 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Series World anthropology.
World anthropology (Santa Fe, N.M.)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 277-295) and index.
Contents Part I Invisible Spaces 25 -- 1 Villains & Heroes in a Game of Honour 27 -- 2 Fables of the Blindfolded Ox & the Blue Jackal 52 -- 3 Commemorating the Great Leader: Exemplary Personhood & Myths of Nation 77 -- Part II Global Mobilisation: Contesting Culture & Citizenship 105 -- 4 Clash of Aesthetics & the Religious Imagination 107 -- 5 Satanic Verses Allegories of Sacred Imperfection 134 -- 6 Invoking the Umma 153 -- Part III Creating New Spaces 185 -- 7 Being South Asian: Fun Spaces, Cricket & Other Celebrations 187 -- 8 Multiple Diasporas, Imran Khan & Humanitarian Islam 211 -- 9 Factionalism & Violence: Connecting Social Spaces 233 -- 10 Conclusion: The Diasporic Public Sphere 251 -- Appendix 1 Factional Alliances, 1987-8 297 -- Appendix 2 Official Mosques in Manchester 298.
Subject Pakistanis -- England -- Manchester -- Politics and government.
Pakistanis -- England -- Manchester -- Social conditions.
Muslims -- England -- Manchester.
Manchester (England) -- Politics and government.
Manchester (England) -- Ethnic relations.
ISBN 1930618123 (School of American Research Press : pbk.)
1930618115 (School of American Research Press)
0852559216 (J. Currey : cloth)
0852559208 (J. Currey : pbk.)