New PDF release: Sport and South Asian Diasporas: Playing through Time and

By Stanley Thangaraj,Daniel Burdsey,Rajinder Dudrah

This unique assortment demonstrates the significance of carrying practices, areas and rest affiliations to figuring out matters round identification, (post-) migration, diaspora and transnationialism for worldwide South Asian populations. The chapters offer a serious (re-) exam of the jobs that game performs within and in relation to South Asian teams within the diaspora, and increases a sequence of pertinent questions in regards to the multifarious relationships among activity and South Asianness. The chapters diversity throughout a wide selection of disciplines, areas, activities and identifications. they're in dialog with one another whereas displaying the particularity of every diasporic context and courting to activity. The e-book incorporates a variety of international contexts from the "homeland" (India, Pakistan, Afghanistan) to the diaspora (Fiji, Norway, the USA, the UK), and addresses a huge variety of carrying contexts, together with basketball, boxing, cricket, biking, box hockey, football and golfing. The chapters mix various qualitative equipment, together with ethnography, auto-ethnography, player commentary, memoir, interview and textual research (film, tv and print media). This assortment includes the newest leading edge study within the box, and should be crucial studying for students and scholars either one of recreation and South Asian diasporas.

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