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Undergraduate Module Descriptor

ANT2009: Living Cities: Migration, Place and the Politics of Identities

This module descriptor refers to the 2018/9 academic year.

Indicative Reading List

This reading list is indicative - i.e. it provides an idea of texts that may be useful to you on this module, but it is not considered to be a confirmed or compulsory reading list for this module.

Alexander, C. (2000) The Asian Gang: Ethnicity, Identity and Masculinity. Berg.

Back, L. (1996) New Ethnicities and Urban Culture: Racism and Multi Culture in Young Lives (London: UCL Press). Cross, M. and Keith, M. ed. (1993) Racism, the City and the State, Routledge

Eade, J. and Mele, C. (2008) Understanding the City: Contemporary and Future Perspectives, Blackwell. Hannerz, U. 1980. Exploring the City: Inquiries Toward an Urban Anthropology. Columbia University Press. Hutnyk, J. 1999. The Rumour of Culcatta: Tourism, Charity and the Poverty of Representation. Zed books. Low, S.M. ed. 2005. Theorizing the City: The New Urban Anthropology Reader. Rutgers University Press.

Wemyss, G. (2009) The invisible Empire: White Discourse, Tolerance and Belonging. Ashgate.