Spoils of War: Women of Color, Cultures, and Revolutions

Spoils of War: Women of Color, Cultures, and Revolutions

by Renée T. White
     
 

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Women of color remain arguably the most economically, politically, and socially marginalized group in the United States and the Third World. In Spoils of War, a diverse group of distinguished contributors suggest that acts of aggression resulting from the racism and sexism inherent in social institutions can be viewed as a sort of 'war,' experienced daily by women of

Overview

Women of color remain arguably the most economically, politically, and socially marginalized group in the United States and the Third World. In Spoils of War, a diverse group of distinguished contributors suggest that acts of aggression resulting from the racism and sexism inherent in social institutions can be viewed as a sort of 'war,' experienced daily by women of color.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781461618058
Publisher:
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
08/29/1997
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
208
File size:
1 MB

Meet the Author

RenZe T. White is assistant professor of sociology at Central Connecticut State University and the author of Black Texts&Textuality (Rowman&Littlefield) and Putting Risk in Perspective (Rowman&Littlefield). Sharpley-Whiting and White also co-edited Fanon: A Critical Reader. T. Denean Sharpley-Whiting is assistant professor of African-American studies at Purdue University, and the author of Black Venus: Sexualized Savages, Primal Fears, and Primitive Narratives in French and Frantz Fanon: Conflicts and Feminisms (Rowman&Littlefield, 1997).
Lewis R. Gordon is Professor of Philosophy and Africana Studies at the University of Connecticut, Visiting Professor at the University of the West Indies at Mona, Jamaica, Nelson Mandela Visiting Professor at Rhodes University, South Africa, European Union Visiting Chair in Philosophy at Université Toulouse Jean Jaurès, France, and Writer-in-Residence at Birkbeck School of Law. His most recent book is What Fanon Said: A Philosophical Introduction to His Life and Thought (2015).

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