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The Resource Reclaiming identity : realist theory and the predicament of postmodernism, edited by Paula M.L. Moya and Michael R. Hames-García

Reclaiming identity : realist theory and the predicament of postmodernism, edited by Paula M.L. Moya and Michael R. Hames-García

Label
Reclaiming identity : realist theory and the predicament of postmodernism
Title
Reclaiming identity
Title remainder
realist theory and the predicament of postmodernism
Statement of responsibility
edited by Paula M.L. Moya and Michael R. Hames-García
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This collection of ten essays argues that identity is not just socially constructed but has real epistemic and political consequences. They examine the way theory, politics and activism clash with or complement each other, providing an alternative to the widely influential understandings of identity
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
305
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
HM753
LC item number
.R43 2000eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Moya, Paula M. L.
  • Hames-Garcia, Michael Roy
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  • Group identity
  • Social perception
  • Postmodernism
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Group identity
  • Postmodernism
  • Social perception
Label
Reclaiming identity : realist theory and the predicament of postmodernism, edited by Paula M.L. Moya and Michael R. Hames-García
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The epistemic status of cultural identity: on Beloved and the postcolonial condition / Satya P. Mohanty -- Postmodernism, "realism," and the politics of identity: Cherríe Moraga and Chicana feminism / Paula M.L. Moya -- "Who are our own people?": challenges for a theory of social identity / Michael R. Hames-García -- On representing others: intellectuals, pedagogy, and the uses of error / Caroline S. Hau -- "It matters to get the facts straight": Joy Kogawa, realism, and objectivity of values / Minh T. Nguyen -- Racial authenticity and white separatism: the future of racial program housing on college campuses / Amie A. Macdonald -- Who says who says?: the epistemological grounds for agency in liberatory political projects / Brent R. Henze -- Is there something you need to tell me?: coming out and the ambiguity of experience / William S. Wilkerson -- Reading "experience": the debate in intellectual history among Scott, Toews, and LaCapra / John H. Zammito -- Who's afraid of identity politics? / Linda Martín Alcoff
Control code
49851892
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 354 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780585395692
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttt1kff
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)49851892
Label
Reclaiming identity : realist theory and the predicament of postmodernism, edited by Paula M.L. Moya and Michael R. Hames-García
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The epistemic status of cultural identity: on Beloved and the postcolonial condition / Satya P. Mohanty -- Postmodernism, "realism," and the politics of identity: Cherríe Moraga and Chicana feminism / Paula M.L. Moya -- "Who are our own people?": challenges for a theory of social identity / Michael R. Hames-García -- On representing others: intellectuals, pedagogy, and the uses of error / Caroline S. Hau -- "It matters to get the facts straight": Joy Kogawa, realism, and objectivity of values / Minh T. Nguyen -- Racial authenticity and white separatism: the future of racial program housing on college campuses / Amie A. Macdonald -- Who says who says?: the epistemological grounds for agency in liberatory political projects / Brent R. Henze -- Is there something you need to tell me?: coming out and the ambiguity of experience / William S. Wilkerson -- Reading "experience": the debate in intellectual history among Scott, Toews, and LaCapra / John H. Zammito -- Who's afraid of identity politics? / Linda Martín Alcoff
Control code
49851892
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 354 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780585395692
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttt1kff
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)49851892

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