Unsettling Settler Societies: Articulations of Gender, Race, Ethnicity and Class / Edition 1

Unsettling Settler Societies: Articulations of Gender, Race, Ethnicity and Class / Edition 1

by Daiva K Stasiulis
     
 

ISBN-10: 0803986947

ISBN-13: 9780803986947

Pub. Date: 08/11/1995

Publisher: SAGE Publications

'Settler societies' are those in which Europeans have settled and become politically dominant over indigenous people, and where a heterogenous society has developed in class, ethnic and racial terms. They offer a unique prism for understanding the complex relations of gender, race, ethnicity and class in contemporary societies.

Unsettling Settler Societies

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Overview

'Settler societies' are those in which Europeans have settled and become politically dominant over indigenous people, and where a heterogenous society has developed in class, ethnic and racial terms. They offer a unique prism for understanding the complex relations of gender, race, ethnicity and class in contemporary societies.

Unsettling Settler Societies brings together a distinguished cast of contributors to explore these relations in both material and discursive terms. They look at the relation between indigenous and settler//immigrant populations, focusing in particular on women's conditions and politics. The book examines how the process of development of settler societies, and the positions of indigenous and

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780803986947
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
08/11/1995
Series:
SAGE Series on Race and Ethnic Relations Series, #11
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
348
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.78(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword - John H Stanfield II
Introduction - Daiva Stasiulis and Nira Yuval-Davis
Beyond Dichotomies - Gender, Race, Ethnicity and Class in Settler Societies
Post-Colonial Politics in Aotearoa/New Zealand - Wendy Larner and Paul Spoonley
Race, Ethnicity and Gender in Australia - Jan Jindy Pettman
The Fractious Politics of a Settler Society - Daiva Stasiulis and Radha Jhappan
Canada
Gendering, Racializing and Classifying - Dolores Janiewski
Settler Colonization in the United States, 1590-1990
Miscegenation as Nation-Building - Natividad Guti[ac]errez
Indian and Immigrant Women in Mexico
Five Centuries of Gendered Settler Society - Sarah A Radcliffe
Conquerors, Natives and Immigrants in Peru
Constructing Race, Class, Gender and Ethnicity - Elaine Unterhalter
State and Opposition Strategies in South Africa
Gender Divisions and the Formation of Ethnicities in Zimbabwe - Susie Jacobs
Between 'Becoming M'tourni' and 'Going Native' - Anissa H[ac]elie
Gender and Settler Society in Algeria
Palestine, Israel and the Zionist Settler Project - Nahla Abdo and Nira Yuval-Davis

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