Impossible Citizens: Dubai’s Indian Diaspora

Impossible Citizens: Dubai’s Indian Diaspora

Sanjukta Mukherjee, Assistant Professor of Women’s and Gender Studies at DePaul University, reviews Impossible Citizens: Dubai’s Indian Diaspora. The book is an ethnography of the Indian community in Dubai, focusing on daily experiences and performances of inclusion and exclusion. The book examines the lives of non-citizens who are nonetheless entrenched in Dubai’s socioeconomic fabric and challenge homogenous Arab and Muslim understandings of Gulf societies with their hybridity.

Publication Part Of International Migration Review
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Book by Neha Vora, Lafayette College
Reviewed by Sanjukta Mukherjee, DePaul University

Journal International Migration Review
Date of Publication Winter 2014
Pages 1100-1101
DOI 10.1111/imre.12145
Volume 48
Issue Number 4

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