Closeness and distance in Pakistani transnational cousin marriage

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

3 Citations (Scopus)
265 Downloads (Pure)


Marriages between British Pakistanis and Pakistani nationals are common, and often take place between cousins (or more distant relatives). Drawing on ethnographic fieldwork in Britain and Pakistani, I consider the various ways in which issues of closeness and distance - in terms of geography, kinship and emotion - are negotiated in these kinds of marriages.
Original languageEnglish
JournalFamilies, Relationships and Societies
Early online date13 Oct 2018
Publication statusE-pub ahead of print - 13 Oct 2018

Structured keywords

  • SPAIS Centre for the Study of Ethnicity and Citizenship


Dive into the research topics of 'Closeness and distance in Pakistani transnational cousin marriage'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Cite this