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Published: 01 November 2021

256 Pages

5.4x8.4 inches

ISBN: 9780197619407

Bookseller Code (01)

An Uneasy Embrace

Africa, India and the Spectre of Race

Shobana Shankar

African Arguments

  • A definitive cultural and political history of how race and racialization have brought Africans and Indians together, yet also driven them apart.
  • Tackles the controversial question of how Africans and Indians see their differences.
  • Draws on archival and oral sources from seven countries to trace economic tensions surrounding the Indian diaspora as it collided with the Black Atlantic.

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