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Chagos Islanders in Mauritius and the UK: Forced Displacement and Onward Migration
The Chagos islanders were forcibly uprooted from the Chagos Archipelago in the Indian Ocean between 1965 and 1973. This is the first book to compare the experiences of displaced Chagos islanders in Mauritius with the experiences of those Chagossians who have moved to the UK since 2002. It thus provides a unique ethnographic comparative study of forced displacement and onwa ...more
Hardcover, 224 pages
Published November 15th 2011 by Manchester University Press
(first published September 13th 2011)
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