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Ethnic and Racial Studies


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Race, ethnicity and nationalism are at the heart of many of the major social and political issues in the present global environment. New antagonisms have emerged which require a rethinking of traditional theoretical and empirical perspectives. The books in this series are based on special issues of Ethnic and Racial Studies, the leading journal for the analysis of these issues throughout the world. Expert authors and editors present interdisciplinary research and theoretical analysis, drawing on sociology, social policy, anthropology, political science, economics, geography, international relations, history, social psychology and cultural studies.

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Music, Immigration and the City: A Transatlantic Dialogue

Music, Immigration and the City: A Transatlantic Dialogue

1st Edition

Philip Kasinitz, Marco Martiniello
November 05, 2019

This volume brings together the work of social scientists and music scholars examining the role of migrant and migrant descended communities in the production and consumption of popular music in Europe and North America. The contributions to the collection include studies of language and local...

Super-Diversity in Everyday Life

Super-Diversity in Everyday Life

1st Edition

Jan Willem Duyvendak, Nancy Foner, Philip Kasinitz
October 08, 2019

Presenting several in-depth studies, this book explores how super-diversity operates in every-day relations and interactions in a variety of urban settings in Western Europe and the United States. The contributors raise a broad range of questions about the nature and effects of super-diversity....

The Mechanisms of Racialization Beyond the Black/White Binary

The Mechanisms of Racialization Beyond the Black/White Binary

1st Edition

Bianca Gonzalez-Sobrino, Devon R. Goss
August 27, 2019

This book focuses on the mechanisms that undergird the operation of racialization and works to empirically define the specific mechanisms by which racialization outside of black-white paradigm operates. The contributors highlight the advantages and benefits of using case studies from outside of...

Islamophobia and Surveillance: Genealogies of a Global Order

Islamophobia and Surveillance: Genealogies of a Global Order

1st Edition

James Renton
July 09, 2019

The War on Terror has established a new global order of political structures, legislation, and technologies designed to spy on the world’s Muslims. This book explains the origins and trajectories of this political system. The contributors argue that a constellation of Western ideas about Muslims...

Racialized Bordering Discourses on European Roma

Racialized Bordering Discourses on European Roma

1st Edition

Nira Yuval Davis, Georgie Wemyss, Kathryn Cassidy
March 21, 2019

Using detailed examples from Finland, Hungary, Canada and the UK, this book explores relationships between the racialization and discrimination experienced by heterogeneous European Roma populations, and the processes of everyday bordering embedded in state policies and media discourses. In the...

Immigrant Incorporation in Political Parties: Exploring the diversity gap

Immigrant Incorporation in Political Parties: Exploring the diversity gap

1st Edition

Ricard Zapata-Barrero, Iris Dähnke, Lea Markard
February 14, 2019

This book seeks to explore the potentialities of strengthening a new field of research within migration and diversity studies, that of immigrant incorporation in political parties. The point of departure of all the contributions to this volume is that there is what we call a ‘diversity gap’ between...

Intersectionality and Ethnic Entrepreneurship

Intersectionality and Ethnic Entrepreneurship

1st Edition

Zulema Valdez, Mary Romero
January 31, 2019

Intersectionality and Ethnic Entrepreneurship brings together a group of eminent and up-and-coming young scholars who apply an intersectional perspective to the study of ethnic entrepreneurship. Against the traditional approach’s emphasis on ethnicity and its primacy, which tends to conflate...

Chinese Minorities at home and abroad

Chinese Minorities at home and abroad

1st Edition

Michael Dillon
January 17, 2019

The classification of ethnic identities (minzu) remains controversial in China. Categories established in the 1950s are still used by the state to administer minority areas, despite the existence of a complicated web of subjective identities which potentially undermines efforts to use these...

Re-configuring Anti-racism

Re-configuring Anti-racism

1st Edition

Yin Paradies
January 08, 2019

In our interconnected world of increasing racial, ethnic, and religious diversity, racism is an enduring phenomenon with a range of pernicious consequences for individuals, communities, and societies. Despite considerable scholarly attention to race and racism, there has been relatively little...

Why Do We Still Talk About Race?

Why Do We Still Talk About Race?

1st Edition

Martin Bulmer, John Solomos
December 04, 2018

The main objective of this edited collection is to provide an insight into key facets of contemporary research and scholarship on race and ethnicity. The various chapters were presented at a conference to celebrate the 40th Anniversary of the international journal Ethnic and Racial Studies. Given...

Migration and Race in Europe

Migration and Race in Europe

1st Edition

Martin Bulmer, John Solomos
November 13, 2018

Migration and Race in Europe covers various facets of the interplay between migration and race in Europe. Over the past two decades there has been a growing public policy and political debate about questions linked to migration and refugee movements across the borders of Europe. This has been...

Race and Crisis

Race and Crisis

1st Edition

Suman Gupta, Satnam Virdee
November 13, 2018

As the European Union seemingly teetered from a financial crisis to an immigration crisis around 2015 and onwards, discourses of race appeared to congeal in various member states. In some instances, these came with familiarly essentialist constructions; in others these were refracted cautiously...

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