Majority cultures and the everyday practices of ethnic difference : whose house is this? / edited by Bo Petersson and Katharine Tyler.

Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Basingstoke [England] ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2008.
Description
xii, 245 p. ; 23 cm.

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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
Majority cultures and the everyday politics of ethnic difference -- Mobility, migration control and geopolitical imaginations -- Europe in peril -- City marketing in a dual city : discourses of progress and problems in post-industrial Malmö? -- Debating the rural and the urban : majority white racialized discourses on the countryside and the city -- Local responses to immigrants in the Midwestern United States -- Belonging and entitlement : shifting discourses of difference in multiethnic neighbourhoods in the UK -- Marginal majority and dishevelled otherness : debating Gypsyness on the Greek-Albanian border -- The power of stereotypes and enemy images : the case of the Chechen wars -- European declarations on minorities : the Kurdish quest for Turkey's membership of the European Union -- Local media representations of Islam before 9/11 -- Whose house is this? : the Palestinian 'other' and the construction of Jewish Israeli identity -- The making and breaking of difference : concluding thoughts.
ISBN
  • 0230507484 (alk. paper)
  • 9780230507487 (alk. paper)
LCCN
2008014542
OCLC
225531933
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