Transnational Childhoods

British Bangladeshis, Identities and Social Change

  • Benjamin Zeitlyn

Part of the Studies in Childhood and Youth book series (SCY)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-viii
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    Pages 19-42
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    Pages 100-130
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    Pages 154-174
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 175-189

About this book


This book follows the transnational lives of children growing up as British Bangladeshi individuals in multicultural London. Exploring the array of international events, communities and forces which influence them, Zeitlyn examines the socialisation practices among British Bangladeshi families and how this shapes their childhood and identities.


Childhoods London British Bangladeshis socialization identities transnationalism migration Bourdieu multiculturalism society childhood children education Familie Nation social change socialisation Transnational

Authors and affiliations

  • Benjamin Zeitlyn
    • 1
  1. 1.University of SussexUK

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