This publication explores various groups residing in critical Asia and the Caucasus, who're typically accrued below the umbrella time period of ‘Gypsies’, their multidimensional identities, self-appellations and labels given to them by way of surrounding populations, researcher and policy-makers. The ebook provides a variety of Gypsy and Gypsy-like groups and offers a finished overview in their historical past, demography, methods of lifestyles, earlier and current occupations, and modern migration in post-Soviet area. The authors situate those groups in ancient settings and likewise within the wider context of latest evolving international and areal developments.
The ebook can be of curiosity to students and scholars of heritage, sociology, social anthropology, nationalities experiences, worldwide and principal Asia and Caucasus areal reviews, and Gypsy/Romani reports, and likewise for policy-makers and civic corporations.
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