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The Resource Melancholia of freedom : social life in an Indian township in South Africa, Thomas Blom Hansen

Melancholia of freedom : social life in an Indian township in South Africa, Thomas Blom Hansen

Label
Melancholia of freedom : social life in an Indian township in South Africa
Title
Melancholia of freedom
Title remainder
social life in an Indian township in South Africa
Statement of responsibility
Thomas Blom Hansen
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
IEN/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1958-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hansen, Thomas Blom
Dewey number
305.891/41068455
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
DT2405.D889
LC item number
E3735 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • East Indians
  • Chatsworth (Durban, South Africa)
  • Chatsworth (Durban, South Africa)
  • Chatsworth (Durban, South Africa)
  • Durban (South Africa)
  • Durban (South Africa)
  • Durban (South Africa)
Label
Melancholia of freedom : social life in an Indian township in South Africa, Thomas Blom Hansen
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Under the gaze: freedom and race after apartheid -- Ethnicity by fiat: the remaking of Indian life in South Africa -- Domesticity and cultural intimacy -- Charous and Ravans: a story of mutual nonrecognition -- Autonomy, freedom, and political speech -- Movement, sound, and body in the postapartheid city -- The unwieldy fetish: Desi fantasies, roots tourism, and diasporic desires -- Global Hindus and pure Muslims: universalist aspirations and territorialized lives -- The saved and the backsliders: the Charou soul and the instability of belief -- Postscript: Melancholia in the time of the "African personality"
Control code
756377642
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
354 pages
Isbn
9780691152950
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011041406
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)756377642
Label
Melancholia of freedom : social life in an Indian township in South Africa, Thomas Blom Hansen
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Under the gaze: freedom and race after apartheid -- Ethnicity by fiat: the remaking of Indian life in South Africa -- Domesticity and cultural intimacy -- Charous and Ravans: a story of mutual nonrecognition -- Autonomy, freedom, and political speech -- Movement, sound, and body in the postapartheid city -- The unwieldy fetish: Desi fantasies, roots tourism, and diasporic desires -- Global Hindus and pure Muslims: universalist aspirations and territorialized lives -- The saved and the backsliders: the Charou soul and the instability of belief -- Postscript: Melancholia in the time of the "African personality"
Control code
756377642
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
354 pages
Isbn
9780691152950
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011041406
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)756377642

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