Title

Diasporas: Critical and Interdisciplinary Perspectives

Document Type

Book Chapter

Publication Date

2009

Publication Details

This book chapter was originally published as:

Fernandez, J. (2009). Introduction. In J. Fernandez (Ed.), Diasporas: Critical and interdisciplinary perspectives. Oxford, England: Inter-Disciplinary Press. Retrieved from http://www.inter-disciplinary.net/publishing/id-press/ebooks/diasporas/

Abstract

The Conference Diasporas: Critical Issues at Mansfield College, Oxford from July 5th -8th 2008 provided a thinking-space for those of us invariably interested in, or who work with, issues and concepts of the diaspora/s. The conference signposted several themes which drew scholars and practitioners from a cross-section of disciplines across the globe. The wide range of topics offered a broad scope for engagement with issues pertaining to what has become one of the most contestable concepts of our times: diaspora/s.[From publisher's website]

Comments

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ISBN: 978-1-904710-68-4