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Asian and Pacific Cosmopolitans: Self and Subject in Motion

Asian and Pacific Cosmopolitans: Self and Subject in Motion (Hardback)

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This new collection of essays explores questions of subjectification, selfhood and identity in the contemporary Asia Pacific, examining the way that migrant lives express the complex interplay of local and global processes in the post-Cold War era, and collectively questioning the novelty of the 'global age' in this region.

Philosophy, Psychology & Social SciencesCultural StudiesPhilosophy, Psychology & Social SciencesSocial issues & processesGlobalization Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan Publication Date: 06/11/2007 ISBN-13: 9780230013308  Details: Type: Hardback Format: Books
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MELANI BUDIANTA is an Indonesian activist and cultural studies scholar from the University of Indonesia. TONY DAY is Visiting Fellow, National Humanities Centre, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, and Senior Associate, Carolina Asia Center of the UNC- Chapel Hill, USA ALISON DUNDON is Australian Research Council Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Anthropology, Faculty of Arts, Australian National University, Australia RICHARD EVES is Australian Research Council QEII Fellow, Gender Relations Centre, Australian National University, Australia KENNETH M. GEORGE is Professor of Anthropology and a specialist on Indonesia, University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA DEIRDRE MCKAY is Research Fellow, Department of Human Geography, Australian National University, Australia KIRIN NARAYAN is Professor of Anthropology and Languages and Cultures of Asia, University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA NICHOLAS TAPP is Professor of Anthropology, Research School of Pacific and Asian Studies, Australian National University, Australia CAROLINE TURNER is an Art Historian and Curator, and Deputy Director of the Humanities Research Centre, Australian National University, Australia. PNINA WERBNER is Professor of Anthropology, Keele University, UK and co-editor of the Postcolonial Encounters Series

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