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The social worlds and identities of young British Sikhs and Hindus in London

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This thesis is centred on exploring the identity options and orientations of young British Indians, from Sikh and Hindu backgrounds, who are British born and living in the London area. Recent socio-political debates have assumed a lack of Britishness amongst these young people, an assumption that is rooted in the belief that high bonding capital within ethnic minorities has led to a lack of bridging capital. This thesis argues that such statements are an essentialisation of the reality of ...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
SSD
Department:
Sociology
Oxford college:
St Cross College
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Division:
SSD
Department:
Sociology
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Supervisor
Publication date:
2015
Type of award:
DPhil
Level of award:
Doctoral
Awarding institution:
University of Oxford

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