Book 1999

Ethnicity, Gender and Social Change

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ISBN: 978-0-333-71112-5 (Print) 978-0-230-50815-6 (Online)

Table of contents (12 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-x

  2. Rethinking Ethnicity and Gender

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      Pages 1-25

      Rethinking Ethnicity and Gender

  3. Ethnicity, Gender and Economic Disadvantage

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 27-27

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      Chapter

      Pages 29-44

      Gender and Transnational Labour Migration

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      Pages 45-59

      Ethnicity, Gender and Equality in the NHS

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      Pages 60-77

      Roscas, Ethnicity and Strategy: Suriname Creole Women’s Saving Clubs in Amsterdam

  4. Institutions and Culture: Continuities and Change

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 79-79

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      Chapter

      Pages 81-98

      South Asian Women in Britain, Family Integrity and the Primary Purpose Rule

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      Pages 99-113

      Hindu Widows in Britain: Continuity and Change

  5. The Second Generation: Gender and Change

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 115-115

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      Pages 117-134

      South Asian Women and Arranged Marriages in East London

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      Pages 135-151

      Cultural Diversity and Religious Conformity: Dimensions of Social Change Among Second-generation Muslim Women

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      Chapter

      Pages 152-166

      Negotiating Marriage: Young Punjabi Women’s Assessment of Their Individual and Family Interests

  6. Ethnicity, Identity and Narrative

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 167-167

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      Chapter

      Pages 169-190

      Weaving New Lives From an Old Fleece: Gender and Ethnicity in Latvian Narrative

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      Chapter

      Pages 191-205

      A Creative Discourse: Gender Roles in Ethnic Minority Fiction

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      Pages 206-222

      When the Mirror Speaks: The Poetics and Problematics of Identity Construction for Métisse Women in Bristol

  7. Back Matter

    Pages 223-249