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Intersectionality : a foundations and frontiers reader

Author: Patrick R Grzanka
Publisher: Boulder, CO : Westview Press, a member of the Perseus Books Group, [2014]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"Intersectionality: A Foundations and Frontiers Reader is an accessible, primary-source driven exploration of intersectionality in sociology and related fields. The book maps the origins of the concept, particularly in Black feminist thought and sociology, opens the discourse to challenges and applications across disciplines and outside academia, and explores the leading edges of scholarship to reveal important new  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Patrick R Grzanka
ISBN: 9780813349084 0813349087
OCLC Number: 861497182
Description: xxvii, 356 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Introduction : Intersectional Objectivity / Patrick R. Grzanka --
Introduction : Systems of Oppression / Patrick R. Grzanka --
1. Life is Complicated, and Other Observations / Patricia Williams --
2. Immigrant Acts / Lisa Lowe --
3. The Structural and Political Dimensions of Intersectional Oppression / Kimberlé Williams Crenshaw --
4. Diaspora, Asylum, and Family / Chandan Reddy --
Introduction : Power/Knowledge/Position / Patrick R. Grzanka --
5. Racism and Women's Studies / Barbara Smith --
6. Situated Knowledges and the Persistence of Vision / Donna Haraway --
7. The Trouble with Postmodernism / Patricia Hill Collins --
8. Felt Intuition / Philip Brian Harper --
9. Queer of Color Critique and the Canon / Roderick Ferguson --
Introduction : The (Intersectional) Self and Society / Patrick R. Grzanka --
10. Black Women and Welfare / Angela Y. Davis --
11. The "Home" Question / Chandra Talpade Mohanty --
12. Identity as a Weapon of Mass Destruction / Shuddhabrata Sengupta --
13. "It's Not Psychology": Gender, Intersectionality, and Activist Science / Stephanie Shields --
Introduction : The Cartographic Imagination / Patrick R. Grzanka --
14. Feminist Architecture / Gloria Anzaldúa --
15. Why Are the Gay Ghettoes White? / Charles I. Nero --
16. Sex and Tourism / Nan Alamilla Boyd --
17. Black on the Block / Mary Pattillo --
Introduction : Media as Sites/Sights of Justice / Patrick R. Grzanka --
18. Why Are You Laughing? / bell hooks --
19. Ambivalent Drag / Judith Butler --
20. Unconventional Subjects / Kara Keeling --
21. The Sixpack as "High Art" / Rosalind Gill --
Introduction : On Pragmatism / Patrick R. Grzanka --
22. Anger as a Response to Racism / Audre Lorde --
23. The Demography of Sexual Harassment / Marla H. Kohlman --
24. Academia and Activism / Patricia Ticineto Clough / Michelle Fine --
25. Social Movements in the Wake of Katrina / Rachel Luft --
Introduction : Transnational Interventions / Patrick R. Grzanka --
26. Feminism and Colonialism / Chandra Talpade Mohanty --
27. Imagine Otherwise / Kandice Chuh --
28. Thomas Jefferson's Desires / Siobhan B. Somerville --
29. Rosario's Lament: Mothering Across Borders / Heather Hewett --
Introduction: Political Diffractions / Patrick R. Grzanka --
30. The New Homonormativity / Lisa Duggan --
31. The Spirit of Neoliberalism / Jodi Melamed --
32. A Mother's Plea for Help / Ruth Wilson Gilmore --
33. Legislative Representation and Welfare Policymaking / Beth Reingold / Adrienne R. Smith --
Introduction : Science and Technology Studies as Tools for Social Justice / Patrick R. Grzanka --
34. Science, Race, and Sexuality / Siobhan B. Somerville --
35. Race and Risk Across the Science-Lay Divide / Janet K. Shim --
36. Cyberfeminisms : Race, Gender, and Embodiment / Jessie Daniels --
37. Wily Patients and Welfare Queens / Khiara M. Bridges --
38. Disability Is the New Gender / Nancy J. Hirschmann --
Introduction : What Do We Do Now? / Patrick R. Grzanka --
39. Occupy Intersectionality / Avtar Brah / Ann Phoenix --
40. When Black + Woman + Lesbian does not = Black Lesbian Woman / Lisa Bowleg --
41. Intersectional Psychology : (At Least) Three Questions / Elizabeth R. Cole --
42. From Intersections to Assemblages / Jasbir K. Puar --
Frontiers / Bonnie Thornton Dill.
Responsibility: edited by Patrick R. Grzanka.

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In this interdisciplinary approach to intersectionality, Grzanka organizes both classic and cutting-edge readings around key sociological concepts to provide a nuanced understanding of what  Read more...

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