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By Philipp Schröder

In this pioneering ethnographic learn of id, writer Philipp Schröder explores integration and concrete switch in Kyrgyzstan's capital Bishkek from the vantage element of younger males dwelling within the neighbourhood. relating issues together with authority, violence, social and imaginary geographies, interethnic family members, and competing notions of belonging to the town, Bishkek Boys bargains designated insights into how post-Socialist monetary liberalization, rural-urban migration and ethnic nationalism have reshaped social relatives one of the boys who come of age during this imperative Asian city environment.

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