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Corporate Author Forum on Contemporary Theory. Conference (12th : 2099 : Kerala, India)
Title Reconsidering social identification : race, gender, class and caste / editor, Abdul R. JanMohamed.
Published New Delhi ; New York : Routledge, 2011.
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Description vii, 451 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Series Critical interventions in theory and praxis ; 2.
Critical interventions in theory and praxis ; 2.
Note "All the essays collected in this volume were presented at the Twelfth Annual Conference sponsored by the Forum on Contemporary Theory. The conference ... was co-sponsored by 'Samyukta: A Journal of Women's Studies' and by the Centre for Women's Studies, University of Kerala"--Acknowledgements.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [401]-430) and index.
Contents African-American women and the republics / Hortense Spillers -- Genre theory, catachresis and the fetish : the case of Canada / J. Douglas Kneale -- Race in the dialectics of culture / Lewis R. Gordon -- What Lacan and Agamben can do for subjectivity in the age of globalization : additional perspectives for Hardt's and Negri's concept of multitude / Myoung Ah Shin -- Transitions in marginality : from "gender" to "ethnicity" in contemporary Aotearoa/New Zealand / Rachel Simon-Kumar -- "There comes Papa" : Sambandham with specific reference to the Nayar community and its impact on Kerala society, c. 1900-2009 / A. Raghu -- Buying and selling blackness : white-collar boxing and racialized consumerism / Lucia Trimbur -- Multiple burdens, multiple identities : the complex consciousness of the African-American women's movement / T. Sarada -- "They can't see us at all" : queering ontogenetic liminality through "gayze" / Mashrur Shahid Hossain -- Deliciously in between : transgressing borders with gay best friendship / Kathryn Hummel -- Contestation of intra-structural power shifts in the categories of race and caste/class in Maya Angelou and Bama / D. Laura Dameris Chellajothi -- Towards a theoretical proposition for the understanding of caste and race : a pedagogical perspective / Alladi Uma -- Towards reconstructing caste, class and gender : Kalyana Rao's Antarani vasantam (Untouchable spring) / M. Sridhar -- Women's time? : turn-of-the-20th-century travel writing on Korea / Young-hee Kim -- Political conquests and sexual metaphors : a study of Ballantyne's The coral island and Kipling's Jungle books / Marie Fernandes -- The political economy of Asian immigrant labour in Canada : intersections of race, gender and class / Habiba Zaman -- Class, gender and ethnicity in relation to health care : a study of social disparities in Swedish health care / Sharareh Akhavan.
Subject Group identity -- History and criticism -- Congresses.
Race -- Social aspects -- Congresses.
Gender identity -- History and criticism -- Congresses.
Social classes -- History and criticism -- Congresses.
Caste -- History and criticism -- Congresses.
Related Names JanMohamed, Abdul R., 1945-
University of Kerala. Centre for Women's Studies.
Alternate Title Race, gender, class and caste
ISBN 0415685672
OCLC number 762579363