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Epilogue: Amplifying Intersectionality as an Ethical Response

Wendy K. Z. Anderson

in Rebirthing a Nation: White Women, Identity Politics, and the Internet

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9781496832771
eISBN:
9781496832818
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496832771.003.0008
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

In this Epilogue, Anderson returns to the questions outlined in the Introduction. She also calls for further study, especially with regards to scholarship that engages intersectional analysis, where ... More


Oppression, solidarity, resistance

William Gourlay

in The Kurds in Erdoğan's Turkey: Balancing Identity, Resistance and Citizenship

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781474459198
eISBN:
9781474491242
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474459198.003.0008
Subject:
Society and Culture, Middle Eastern Studies

This chapter investigates how narratives of oppression and the resistance postures that Kurds adopt play into notions of identity. For Kurds day-to-day and political life is infused with instances of ... More


Violence of Critique

Cheri Lynne Carr

in Deleuze's Kantian Ethos: Critique as a Way of Life

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781474407717
eISBN:
9781474449724
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474407717.003.0007
Subject:
Philosophy, General

The Deleuzian critical ethos is ineliminably entwined with the ideas of a violent paideia or cultural and moral training. The education of desire critique undertakes is the genetic principle of the ... More


Pragmatism and Justice

Susan Dieleman, David Rondel, and Christopher Voparil (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780190459239
eISBN:
9780190459260
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190459239.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

Pragmatism and Justice is an interdisciplinary volume of new and seminal essays by political philosophers, social theorists, and scholars of pragmatism. The essays that comprise Pragmatism and ... More


Confessions

Tim Hillier and Gavin Dingwall

in Criminal Justice and the Pursuit of Truth

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9781529203189
eISBN:
9781529203226
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529203189.003.0003
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance

Confessions are commonly viewed as determinative of guilt. Psychological research and documented miscarriages of justice, however, show that confessions are not always reliable: some are induced ... More


Speech and Oppression

Mary Kate McGowan

in Just Words: On Speech and Hidden Harm

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2019
ISBN:
9780198829706
eISBN:
9780191868207
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198829706.003.0005
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy, Philosophy of Language

This chapter applies our understanding of covert exercitives to an example of sexist speech. The nature of oppression is clarified. Two models of oppressive speech are identified. The first model is ... More


The Politics of Race and Gender

Johanna Fernández

in The Young Lords: A Radical History

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781469653440
eISBN:
9781469653464
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469653440.003.0009
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

Influenced by Che Guevara’s writings on revolution and self-transformation, the Young Lords launched the “revolution within the revolution”— a deliberate struggle to name and challenge manifestations ... More


An Incessant Struggle against White Supremacy: The International Congress against Imperialism and the International Circuits of Black Radicalism

Minkah Makalani

in Outside In: The Transnational Circuitry of US History

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
December 2016
ISBN:
9780190459840
eISBN:
9780190459888
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190459840.003.0009
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century, American History: 19th Century

Between 1927 and 1930, African diaspora radicals, based in the United States, the Caribbean, and elsewhere, came together to mount radical and transnational challenges to colonialism, imperialism, ... More


Despair and Defiance

Franklin Odo

in Voices from the Canefields: Folksongs from Japanese Immigrant Workers in Hawai'i

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199813032
eISBN:
9780199345328
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199813032.003.0003
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music, History, American

Sugar plantation work in this early period, into the 1930s, was harsh and unprotected by unions or effective legal enforcement. Field overseers were demanding and sometimes cruel. Picture brides who ... More


Hala Alabdallah Yakoub: Documentary as Poetic Subjective Experience in Syria

Stefanie Van de Peer

in Negotiating Dissidence: The Pioneering Women of Arab Documentary

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780748696062
eISBN:
9781474434836
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748696062.003.0008
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

Against all the odds, and within a highly restrictive production context, women have been and continue to be the most politically engaged filmmakers in Syria. While feature‐length fiction films by ... More


Discrimination

Sally Witcher

in Inclusive equality: A vision for social justice

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9781447300038
eISBN:
9781447307730
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447300038.003.0004
Subject:
Sociology, Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility

Drawing on literatures from gender, race, disability and queer theory, this chapter identifies shared themes and aims to develop a generic understanding of discrimination. Discrimination can be ... More


Introduction: Deferred Dreams, Defiant Struggles

Violet Showers Johnson, Gundolf Graml, and Patricia Williams Lessane

in Deferred Dreams, Defiant Struggles: Critical Perspectives on Blackness, Belonging, and Civil Rights

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781786940339
eISBN:
9781786945006
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781786940339.003.0001
Subject:
History, African-American History

Offers a brief international history of black oppression, exploitation and misrepresentation. The significant gains born out of the freedom struggles of the 1950s and 1960s are noted and reflected ... More


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