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Becoming an ally : breaking the cycle of oppression in people

Author: Anne Bishop
Publisher: London ; New York : Zed Books ; Halifax N.S. : Fernwood ; New York : Distributed in the USA exclusively Palgrave, ©2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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This new edition of a classic book, expanded to encompass the last seven years of work, experiences, and insight, looks specifically at addressing oppression in people. By narrowing the focus, Anne Bishop again raises a number of questions concerning where oppression comes from: Has it always been with us as a part of 'human nature'? What can we do to change it? What does individual healing have to do with the  Read more...
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Bishop, Anne, 1950-
Becoming an ally.
London ; New York : Zed Books ; Halifax N.S. : Fernwood ; New York : Distributed in the USA exclusively Palgrave, ©2002
(OCoLC)606922906
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Anne Bishop
ISBN: 1842772244 9781842772249 1842772252 9781842772256 1552660729 9781552660720
OCLC Number: 48532427
Description: 188 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Why write a book about becoming an ally? --
Understanding oppression-how did it come about? --
Understanding oppression-how is it held in place? --
Understanding oppression-the personal is political --
Understanding different oppressions --
Consciousness and healing --
Becoming a worker in your own liberation --
Becoming an ally --
Notes on educating allies --
Maintaining hope.
Responsibility: Anne Bishop.
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This volume explores the origins of oppression. It asks: has oppression always been with us as a part of human nature? And what can we do to change it?  Read more...

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