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The Best of Mauritian Cuisine: History of Mauritian Cuisine and Recipes from Mauritius

By Madeleine V Philippe

Clancy J Philippe & Ass. Pty Ltd
Released: 2016-11-01
Kindle Edition (578 pages)

The Best of Mauritian Cuisine: History of Mauritian Cuisine and Recipes from Mauritius
 
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This is no ordinary recipe book!  Following on from his first book, a very moving, tear jerking autobiography: "Madeleine - Losing A Soul Mate to Cancer", Clancy has brought together an exceptional collection of recipes, presented in an easy to follow format, for the whole world to try



Throughout the entire book one ingredient predominates and is clearly the mainstay of not only the recipes but is the essence of life itself.  In an interview not long before her passing, Madeleine was asked: "What is the most essential ingredient for the preparation of good food?"  Her emphatic answer: "Love!"



Whilst the Mauritius Australia Connection web site is now a Mauritian Community Portal web site for the Mauritian Community in Australia, Clancy and Madeleine always want to make available the very best of Mauritian Cuisine in print.



Mauritian cuisine will titillate your taste buds like no other cuisine. This unique cuisine is a combination of French, African, Malagasy, English, Indian, Tamil, Telegu, Muslim and Chinese gastronomic delights that will bring to your table a whole new spectrum of tastes and flavours. Evolving from this, the Mauritian Creole cuisine is also unique in that it evokes a subtle and flavoursome blend of its constituent cultural mix, supercharged with a rich culinary heritage.



It has been a long held dream of Madeleine and Clancy to share their passion for Mauritian Cuisine worldwide. This book does just that and will also share with you the rich culinary history of Mauritian Cuisine, honouring the people who left their own motherlands to call Mauritius home. 

Rainbow Colors: Literary Ethno-topographies of Mauritius (After the Empire: The Francophone World and Postcolonial France)

By Srilata Ravi

Lexington Books
Hardcover (188 pages)

Rainbow Colors: Literary Ethno-topographies of Mauritius (After the Empire: The Francophone World and Postcolonial France)
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The narratives under consideration in Rainbow Colors depict Mauritius's history of competing colonial forces, describe its intricate social geography of free and forced migrations, and portray the anxieties of mixed race persons and cultures in postcolonies.Through a rigorous analysis of novels from Loys Masson's L'etoile et la clef (1945) to Ananda Devi's Moi, l'interdite (2000), this study argues that there is no single grand narrative of cultural hybridity and ethnic pluralism in Mauritius. By conceptualizing literature as the overlapping space of ethnic-cultural realities, national and transnational identities, and a poetics of alterity, Rainbow Colors explores how different literary ethno-topographies of Mauritius are produced at this intersection.

This original work considers Mauritian writing in French in its own right and not as a minor literature within the Francophone tradition. Furthermore, while significant monographs on ethnicity and nation have been published on the African and Caribbean novel (in English and in French), this is the first such single-authored book-length study on Mauritian novels to date.

Mauritian Cultural Heritage

By Premlall Mahadeo

Editions de l'Ocean Indien
Paperback (127 pages)

Mauritian Cultural Heritage
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Economics and Finance in Mauritius: A Modern Perspective

By Indranarain Ramlall

Palgrave Macmillan
Hardcover (468 pages)

Economics and Finance in Mauritius: A Modern Perspective
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This book offers a comprehensive assessment of the Mauritian economy and its financial system. The author investigates the pre- and post- crisis financial and economic environment of Mauritius thoroughly and looks to the future potential development of the economy. Chapters feature in-depth analysis of such aspects as the banking sector, the stock market, monetary policy, capital structure, the hedging practices of Mauritian firms, and the housing market in Mauritius, among others. Moreover, the author not only builds a credit risk model for Mauritian bankers, but also develops a financial stability model to provide the reader with a full account of the Mauritian economy. The author ends with a chapter dedicated to a 2030 vision for Mauritius. This book will be of interest to researchers, students, policy-makers, central bankers and economists who wish to explore an example of an upper-income developing economy in depth.

The Franco-Mauritian Elite: Power and Anxiety in the Face of Change (New Directions in Anthropology)

By Tijo Salverda

Berghahn Books
Released: 2015-04-30
Hardcover (240 pages)

The Franco-Mauritian Elite: Power and Anxiety in the Face of Change (New Directions in Anthropology)
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Mauritian independence in 1968 marked the end of a regime favorable to the Franco-Mauritians, the island’s white colonial elite. Now, in postcolonial Mauritius, this group is faced with a much more diverse power constellation and often feels in competition with others vying for their privileges. Though this is a clear departure from the colonial heydays, Franco-Mauritians have been able to continue their elite position into the early twenty-first century. This book focuses on the power of white elites still lingering on in postcolonial realities, and with regards to elites and power in general, addresses anew how an elite group aims to prolong its position over time.

From India to Mauritius: A Brief History of Immigration and the Indo-Mauritius : A Brief History of Immigration and the Indo-Mauritian Community

Population Review Pubns
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Black Accents: Writing in French from Africa, Mauritius and the Caribbean - Proceedings of the ASCALF Conference Held in Dublin, 8-10 April 1995

Grant & Cutler Ltd
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