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Little India: Diaspora, Time, and Ethnolinguistic Belonging in Hindu Mauritius

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Little India is a rich historical and ethnographic examination of a fascinating example of linguistic plurality on the island of Mauritius, where more than two-thirds of the population is of Indian ancestry. Patrick Eisenlohr's groundbreaking study focuses on the formation of diaspora as mediated through the cultural phenomenon of Indian ancestral languages—principally Hin ...more
Hardcover, 341 pages
Published January 17th 2007 by University of California Press (first published December 18th 2006)
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