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Mediterranean Racisms

Connections and Complexities in the Racialization of the Mediterranean Region


Part of the Mapping Global Racisms book series (MGR)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Ian Law
    Pages 89-122
  3. Ian Law
    Pages 123-160
  4. Ian Law
    Pages 161-162
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 163-201

About this book


This is the first book to provide an analysis of racism in the Mediterranean region. Ian Law reassesses contemporary processes of racialization, employing theoretical tools including polyracism, racial Arabization and racial Nawarization and drawing on new evidence on racism in North Africa, Lebanon, Cyprus, Greece and the Roma campland in Italy.


development Italy Roma

Authors and affiliations

  1. 1.Centre for Ethnicity and Racism StudiesUniversity of LeedsUK

About the authors

Anna Jacobs, Oxford University, UK Nisreen Kaj, Social Researcher, Lebanon Simona Pagano, Georg August University of Göttingen, Germany Bozena Sojka-Koirala, Swansea University, UK

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