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adjust 8283, 8687, 91, 9495, 9798, 166, 173
affect 144, 156, 159
affective institution 143, 157, 159
agency 16, 83, 85, 91, 94, 117, 149, 183
agonistic intimacy 85, 92, 97
alienation 68, 71, 78, 125, 203, 211
alterity 104
ambivalence 3, 5, 20, 37, 40, 53, 55, 59, 63, 66, 152, 165, 183, 204, 208
arranged marriage marriage, arranged
Assam 2, 17, 2529, 3134, 3639, 81, 8788, 9091, 93, 167
attachment 4, 68, 1215, 18, 26, 31, 40, 47, 59, 66, 68, 91, 94, 108, 118, 143, 154, 165, 180, 192, 203204
attuning the self 166, 172174, 176
autochthony 104
ba (frame; place) 12, 6667, 71, 74, 78
bachelors 96
Bangladesh 2, 3, 9, 11, 14, 19, 2529, 3637, 81, 85, 9596, 102104, 106107, 109110, 112, 164, 166169, 171173, 179, 181
becoming 12, 1820, 47, 58, 71, 7779, 123, 135, 141, 143146, 148, 152, 156159, 164166, 172, 174175, 179181, 183184, 197, 200, 206207, 211
belonging
as achievement 74, 180, 204
as arena of contestation 144, 204
to 7, 1415, 2627, 29, 37, 50, 52, 62, 68, 95, 117118, 130, 164, 186, 191, 205
together 7, 13, 18, 45, 5455, 58, 75
precarious 81, 84, 97
price of 34, 712, 1418, 27, 3840, 46, 5658, 62, 73, 7576, 79, 81, 104105, 108109, 118, 124, 129, 137, 143, 156157, 170, 176, 180, 184185, 189191, 193, 204, 208210
regimes of 7, 1214, 21, 4748, 5556, 73, 75, 78, 108, 208209
be-longing and be-coming 183185
Bengal/West Bengal 27, 81, 88, 96, 103, 194
borderlands 17, 2526, 166, 206
boundary crossing 104
Buddhist 102, 126, 130
care 1, 4, 8, 12, 17, 25n1, 32, 50, 9092, 112, 141143, 145147, 150, 152154, 157159, 168, 171, 174, 178, 189, 194, 208209
care encounters 141143, 145, 154
caste 9, 27, 3132, 46, 49, 53, 8182, 84, 87, 8992, 98, 183186, 188, 195197, 199200
change 16, 18, 20, 64, 76, 122, 131, 137, 150, 156, 165, 191, 183184, 188189, 196197, 203, 205
chappal (slippers) 88
chappati (unleavened bread) 8788
children 2, 3, 35, 44, 46, 66, 74n2, 8689, 91, 9398, 123, 126, 128129, 147n9, 153154, 164, 166n2, 168169, 179, 186187, 194, 198, 208
closeness 12, 15, 19, 46, 51, 56, 5859, 77, 90, 143, 147, 149, 151153
collective boundedness 21, 104, 108109
collective pressure 16, 4546
comfort 4, 16, 69, 7476, 96, 178, 180, 183, 186, 195, 199, 209
commitment 45, 78, 4647, 5455, 57, 66, 68, 7577, 91, 105, 107, 111, 158, 170, 177178
commodity exchange 190191, 193, 198200
commonality 6, 8, 13, 1516, 20, 4547, 56, 6768, 73, 107, 143, 165
concealment 3, 56, 74
confidence 5455, 59, 74, 177
conjugal 12, 82, 9092, 103104, 112, 164, 179, 194n11
constructing selves and other 206
contract 5, 51, 5455, 59, 63, 72, 145, 210
control 5, 19, 33, 53, 7778, 89, 103, 109, 111, 127, 157, 165166, 170171, 174, 176180, 195
conviviality 108
cross-region marriage marriage, cross-region
cultural norms 94, 136, 184
cultural strangers 90, 93
culture industries 71
Dalit 183184, 186188, 195197
danger 4, 27, 37, 5253, 77, 209
debt 13, 11, 17, 27, 31, 39, 51, 185, 191197
of dependence 192
of gratitude 192194
of reply 192
parental 194195
development 10, 132, 136, 142n3, 185186, 207
devotion 15, 166, 174, 194
diaspora 123n2, 128129, 133135, 147
distance 2, 8, 16, 51, 54, 5758, 67, 8183, 8587, 94, 96, 111, 136, 142, 147, 150, 153, 155, 173
diversity 12, 81, 103, 124, 126, 128, 131, 147, 158, 204
division 26, 40, 57, 169, 190
domestic violence 93
dupatta (shawl) 88
economic domain 11
education 28, 96, 102, 114, 124, 129, 130, 147, 149, 169, 171, 186, 189, 197200
effort 3, 6, 10, 14, 1819, 29, 82, 88, 92, 94, 97, 122123, 143, 152, 158, 165166, 169, 172, 174, 178180, 197, 205
elections 17, 25, 2829, 31, 3638
emotion 5, 15, 1819, 47, 56, 58, 67, 77, 91, 94, 104105, 107, 118, 142145, 147148, 150153, 156157, 165, 174175, 177178, 180, 183, 187, 192, 197, 203205, 209
escape 1, 1617, 74, 79, 85, 148149, 167, 206, 208210
ethnic groups 126, 129130, 132
ethnicity 4, 6, 9, 14, 107, 110112, 117, 126127
everyday resistance 103
exclusion 5, 7, 13, 2021, 29, 75, 79, 85, 102n2, 184, 188, 196, 200, 203206, 208
expectations 47, 10, 13, 1819, 59, 64, 69, 73, 78, 85, 92, 117, 143, 154, 165, 177, 180, 185186, 195, 199, 204205, 207209
experimentation 18, 165, 181
factions 26, 27, 40
familiarity 18, 47, 132, 148
fear 14, 20, 26, 2931, 56, 75, 114115, 151152, 169, 181, 205, 211
festivals 87, 95, 132, 192, 197, 199
food 31, 33, 38, 45, 70, 87, 91, 95, 116117, 127, 170171, 178
freedom 4, 6, 1516, 47, 5759, 64, 68, 73, 76, 88, 9495, 110, 112, 114115, 118, 128, 133, 180, 184, 206
friendship 1, 4, 9, 16, 44, 4648, 56, 5859
gender 15, 2627, 31, 33, 35, 40, 55, 63, 70, 73, 7778, 84, 102n1, 104105, 107, 109, 115, 146147, 150, 153155, 157, 177, 183187, 194, 199
norms 70, 73, 77, 107, 185
ghunghat (face veil) 88
gift exchange 12, 190193, 195, 199, 200
giving and receiving 194
go-between 83, 96
Government of Laos 128
Graeber, David 193, 195
greedy institution 143, 157159
handicrafts 131
Haryana 81, 83, 8789, 9193, 9697
hegemonic 84, 102, 104, 106107, 110, 132, 208, 210
helping professionals 141142, 147, 149, 154, 158
Hénaff, Marcel 190192
Hindu family 194195
Hindu joint family 194
Hmong 14, 122137, 209
home 1213, 1518, 2021, 25, 30, 32, 3435, 39, 4546, 48, 50, 5357, 63, 6573, 7579, 8284, 8691, 9397, 111, 113115, 118, 122, 129130, 164, 166n3, 170173, 178, 204207, 210
housing 63, 65
humiliation 70, 74, 184, 188, 196
hybridity 98, 206
identity 67, 2628, 37, 45, 50, 58, 66, 7174, 78, 84, 86, 88, 102n2, 104105, 124, 126127, 131, 134135, 190n6, 203, 206, 209
illegal 2930
imlan sahlang (belonging) 1112, 178179 belonging
inclusion 45, 13, 79, 82, 93, 116, 127, 184, 203206
incorporation 2, 4, 18, 87, 89, 97
India 9, 1618, 2526, 2831, 34, 3637, 39, 4446, 49, 51, 8182, 84, 86, 8990, 92, 95, 9798, 102, 109, 111, 118, 164, 166169, 179, 183185, 187188, 209
indigenous 97, 103104, 106107, 109110, 115117, 172, 178
individualism 6, 203, 209210
informality 54
insecurity 69, 82, 84, 107, 176, 211
integration 2, 18, 33, 93, 122, 145146
internal differentiation 147, 158
intimacy 4, 14, 16, 20, 37, 40, 67, 85, 9092, 132133, 203, 207209, 211
intragroup dynamics 10, 159
isolation 50, 65, 69, 76, 84, 95, 146, 177, 195, 204
jibunrashisa (individualism) 75 individualism
kinship 4, 11, 16, 25, 4648, 54, 5759, 81, 8485, 9293, 98, 136, 150153, 157, 165166, 174, 180, 194n11
kizuna (bonds) 65
knowledge 7, 8, 1517, 27, 3738, 40, 5556, 77, 83, 89, 149, 174175, 180, 183, 199n18
labour flexibilisation 63, 65
labour 18, 32, 3637, 44, 46, 57, 63, 65, 74n2, 85, 89, 115, 148, 169, 174175, 185186, 190, 209
emotional 174175
language 6, 10, 25, 28, 3334, 51, 66, 81, 84, 8788, 90, 96, 98, 115, 124, 127, 129, 132133, 135, 137, 141, 152153, 167, 196
Laos 14, 122137, 209
learning 55, 57, 8788, 113, 165, 171, 174175, 208
Least Developed Country 124
liminality 204, 207
loneliness 64, 88, 146, 159
love marriage marriage, love
loyalty 1, 4, 7, 1415, 75, 105, 107, 111112, 118, 122, 128, 168, 179, 209
Luang Prabang 125126, 131132, 135136
marginalisation 18, 82, 134, 167, 203
marginalised 35, 82, 91
market 20, 6264, 69, 89, 131, 135, 189, 190, 199, 210
marriage 2, 4, 9, 14, 18, 35, 53, 57, 63, 8198, 102109, 112114, 116118, 151, 166, 168, 171, 186187, 191, 193195, 197199
arranged 83, 86, 90, 104
cross-region 8183, 8991, 9395
love 104, 199
marriage distance 82
Marx, Karl 190
matrilineal 104, 166168, 179
matrilocality 104, 164, 168
Mauss, Marcel 52, 189, 191
meiwaku (nuisance) 75, 77, 79
migrant 16, 2526, 2830, 37, 4548, 50, 52n2, 54, 5659, 8183, 8588, 94, 97, 102104, 106, 115, 117, 125, 130, 146, 158159, 197, 204
migrant brides 8183, 8587, 94, 97
migration 2728, 4450, 54, 8285, 9596, 98, 103, 127, 144, 146148, 152, 156, 158159, 197, 203, 207
minorities 2, 13, 102103, 106107, 109110, 116117, 123128, 132, 134, 136, 167, 179, 181
mobility 4446, 48, 62, 64, 84, 98, 114, 144, 159, 167, 184, 186, 188n5, 196n14, 200, 203, 207
money 1, 10, 16, 27, 32, 3536, 38, 4557, 59, 63, 70, 91, 112, 115, 130131, 169, 172, 190, 193, 199
mutuality 68, 1315, 2021, 45, 47, 50, 56, 58, 68, 85, 108, 165
nation 4, 78, 37, 103, 110, 123n2, 127, 130, 133n9, 137, 186
national dress 125, 132
national identity 126
neoliberal 64, 78, 203, 210
‘new village society’ 67
normativity 65, 210
obligation 45, 7, 13, 17, 19, 39, 57, 58, 72, 146, 165, 176, 185, 191194, 197, 199n18
oppression 4, 31, 59, 69, 133134, 184, 188n4, 195
pain 5, 16, 19, 39, 192n9
patriarchal 8182, 90, 104, 106, 109, 155, 187, 191n7, 194
political domain 11
pollution 195
poverty 44, 63, 8485, 87, 95, 97, 124, 132
precarious belonging belonging, precarious
precariousness 12, 1617, 33
precarity 1718, 71, 7677, 82, 85, 91, 203
price 1011 belonging, price of
price of belonging belonging, price of
private 3, 19, 47, 50, 63, 71, 76, 92, 104, 123, 129, 141142, 150151
proximity 45, 8, 1516, 40, 4445, 5256, 58, 110, 148149, 152, 158
public 3, 67, 19, 28, 35, 5253, 55, 57, 76, 92, 104, 108, 110, 124, 132, 142, 176179
punishment 1, 35, 11, 16, 115
purity 136
racism 89, 102n2, 146
rangbah; rangbah shnong (village head) 164, 167, 170, 175, 180 village head
reciprocity 7, 10, 12, 143, 189, 192, 194, 199, 209210
recognition 17, 37, 74, 82, 84, 86, 157158, 167, 169, 180, 184, 188, 190191, 196, 199n18, 204, 206207
regimes of belonging belonging, regimes of
relatedness 5, 19, 45, 90, 92, 143, 152, 158, 165, 174, 178
relating 6, 8, 12, 44, 48, 152
religion 6, 11, 25, 27, 31, 40, 82, 84, 98, 110
representation 3, 6, 105, 126
reputation 46, 48, 5051, 5356, 130, 135, 189, 194
responsibility 154, 167, 170, 174, 176, 178, 193194, 198
restrictions 16, 45, 114, 128, 167, 186
risk 18, 28, 30, 38, 49, 5153, 5657, 65, 85, 113, 184, 189, 192
sacrifice 10, 12, 14, 19, 87, 104105, 107108, 113, 117, 150, 166, 174176, 185, 191, 193, 195198
safety 4, 5, 8, 1516, 26, 38, 4647, 56, 5859, 65, 7677, 190, 208, 211
salwar kameez 8788, 172
secrecy 2, 3, 56, 77
security 1516, 33, 47, 51, 63, 65, 76, 96, 106107, 118, 180, 188, 203, 207, 211
self 910, 18, 66, 7273, 87, 95, 104105, 108, 113, 143, 149, 158159, 165166, 172174, 176180
sensory nostalgia 94
separation 1112, 116, 168, 175, 190, 203
separatism 122125, 128129, 133134, 136137
settlers 103, 110, 116
sexist 103
sharehouse 8, 6264, 6671, 7379, 207
skewed sex ratio 81
slum 17, 2527, 2940, 77
sni (mother’s house) 168, 178
social workers 141143, 145154, 156159
strategies 82, 84, 8687, 92, 9798, 118, 146, 195n13, 204
struggle 26, 31, 37, 128, 133, 136, 174, 176, 179, 195, 207, 209
subjecthood 210
subjugation 8, 13, 15, 20, 7475
succession 164, 166, 180, 207
suffering 10, 15, 50, 59, 76, 93, 148
suspicion 14, 17, 2526, 2831, 37, 3940, 114, 125, 135
symbolic domain 11
symbolic exchange 189, 191192, 195197, 200
togetherness 6, 21, 164165, 178, 180
trafficking 82, 85, 87
transformation 5, 20, 88, 95, 117, 165, 177
triple disaster 65
Tripura 14, 19, 89, 102103, 109110, 113, 115116, 164, 166168
trust 3, 18, 2627, 37, 40, 46, 50, 5457, 59, 110111, 114, 180, 203, 207, 209, 211
uncertainty 28, 3637, 72, 77, 92
ma-niew (maternal uncle) 168, 170171, 174175, 177, 180
United States 4, 122123, 135
unity 27, 31, 35, 40, 67, 129, 165, 178179
Uttarakhand Himalayas 185, 189
Vang Pao 122123, 125, 128129, 133134, 136137
Vietnam 122, 126127, 133n9, 141143, 145154, 156158, 167
Vietnam War 122, 146n8
Vietnamese Berlin 141, 145, 157
village head 164, 167168, 170, 172, 175, 180
visible 3, 67, 74, 108, 126, 130, 135, 159
voting 30, 37, 40
vulnerability 14, 17, 2527, 35, 38, 40, 48, 78, 106, 209
waste pickers 17, 25
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