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By Rano Turaeva

This ebook is an ethnographic and sociolinguistic learn of Uzbek migrants within the capital urban of Uzbekistan. The ethnographic info of the e-book signify post-Soviet city realities at the floor the place quite a few kinds of belonging conflict and kinship ties are bolstered inside social safeguard networks. Theoretically, it demanding situations the prevailing theories of id and identity which regularly thought of the kin among ‘We and Them’ taking the ‘We’ without any consideration. The ebook bargains in-depth insights into the verbal exchange thoughts of migrants, the formation of collective realization and the kin in the ‘We’ domain.

Constructed round contradictions concerning Uzbek identification and the way quite a few teams relate to each other as varied ethnic teams, the theoretical argument of the e-book is equipped via such tools and analytical instruments as strategic rhetoric and discourse research, verbal exchange and id theories, and the research of strength and dependence.

The ebook could be of curiosity to scholars and students of vital Asian stories, Migration stories, and important Asian tradition and Society.

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