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Imaginative and original, Revolting Subjects introduces a range of new insights into neoliberal societies, and suubjects be essential reading for those concerned about widening inequalities and social justice in the wider global context.
Don’t have a Kindle? Imaginative and original, Revolting Subjects introduces a range of new insights into neoliberal societies, and will be essential reading for those concerned about widening inequalities, growing social unrest and social justice in the wider global context.
Love taking Kristeva’s ideas and really attaching them to bodies and lived experiences. I hope that Revolting Subjects, in focusing not on one, but on several categories of people ‘laid to waste’ by current social and economic policies, allows its readers to better comprehend the commonalities between some of practices of disenfranchisement which characterise the political present tense. Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. In Kenya, we are asked to forget the violence of the past in favour of a vision of “Africa rising”.
I am currently developing a new Leverhulme funded project, provisionally entitled The Stigma Doctrine, which is the rrevolting project to Revolting Subjects.
Showing of 2 reviews. It draws, for example, on cultural studies classics, social and political theory, literary theory, art and media theory, sociology, philosophy and human geography. Customers who bought this item also bought. Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. The book utilises a number of high-profile and in-depth case studies – including ‘chavs’, asylum seekers, Gypsies and Travellers, and the London riots – to examine the ways in which individuals negotiate restrictive neoliberal ideologies of selfhood.
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Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. Would you like to tell us about a lower price? The dominant global political current works against coherence, imagination, and memory. The aim is to produce a rich account of the multiple social and political functions of stigma and shame today. If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support? She does this by focusing on the segregating hierarchies that such revolying demands. She asks us to recognise that the marketisation of all aspects of life serves to improve the lives of the few at the expense of the many while co-opting those caught in the precarious shrinking middle in an ongoing production of abject citizens.
Politics, Asthetics and Everyday Dissent SUNY,which was a book made with artists and activists as well as academics, Katarzyna Marciniak and I conceive of the kind of theoretical and methodological approach we are committed to as no-borders scholarship.
This will involve writing a book which aims to update current sociological understandings of stigma, through developing a new theoretical account of stigma as a relation of power, stigma production as a mode of governmentality and shaming as a mode of resistance.
Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. As with Revolting Subjects, I subjrcts be drawing on an interdisciplinary archive of data, drawing from the arts, humanities and social sciences, with subjfcts case-studies on disability, migration, child-sex abuse and the financial crisis in Europe.
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Zed Books; New ed. Please try again lmogen. The Intimacies of Four Continents. In doing so, Tyler argues for a deeper psychosocial understanding of subjrcts role of representational forms in producing marginality, social exclusion and injustice, whilst also detailing how stigmatisation and scapegoating are resisted through a variety of aesthetic and political strategies.
Alongside the book, I will be subjetcs a special journal issue on stigma in collaboration with Tom Slater at Edinburgh University, a human geographer who works on territorial stigma and gentrification in a global context.
Very smart but still accessible, even for those not familiar with the abject. Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews. Sociologists often focus on one specific group, class of people, or social problem, such as class, disability or gender and this sometimes leads to forms of ‘categorical essentialism’ which can in turn limit our understandings of the continually changing formation of inequalities.
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In an edited collection, Immigrant Protest: All of these thinkers are, in different ways, concerned with questions of the differential value of human life under neo-colonial conditions, social justice, the cultural and political economies which reproduce inequalities, psycho-social experiences of abjection and the forms of resistance which abjection gives rise to.
One of the things I mean by this is that I am concerned with working across borders of all kinds as part of a political commitment to equality – the fundamental equality of all human lives.
Revolting Subjects by Imogen Tyler is a groundbreaking account of social abjection in contemporary Britain, exploring how particular groups of people are figured as revolting and how they in turn revolt against their abject subjectification.