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Racial imperatives : discipline, performativity, and struggles against subjection, Nadine Ehlers

Label
Racial imperatives : discipline, performativity, and struggles against subjection
Title
Racial imperatives
Title remainder
discipline, performativity, and struggles against subjection
Statement of responsibility
Nadine Ehlers
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Nadine Ehlers examines the constructions of blackness and whiteness cultivated in the U.S. imaginary and asks, how do individuals become racial subjects? She analyzes anti-miscegenation law, statutory definitions of race, and the rhetoric surrounding the phenomenon of racial passing to provide critical accounts of racial categorization and norms, the policing of racial behavior, and the regulation of racial bodies as they are underpinned by demarcations of sexuality, gender, and class. Ehlers places the work of Michel Foucault, Judith Butler's account of performativity, and theories of race in
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
AZU
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ehlers, Nadine
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jones, Alice Beatrice
  • Jones, Alice Beatrice
  • African Americans
  • Whites
  • Racism
  • Race discrimination
  • Race
  • Discipline
  • Performative (Philosophy)
  • Passing (Identity)
  • United States
  • HISTORY
  • African Americans
  • Passing (Identity)
  • Performative (Philosophy)
  • Race discrimination
  • Race
  • Race relations
  • Racism
  • Whites
  • United States
Label
Racial imperatives : discipline, performativity, and struggles against subjection, Nadine Ehlers
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 169-179) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Racial disciplinarity -- Racial knowledges : securing the body in law -- Passing through racial performatives -- Domesticating liminality : somatic defiance in rRhinelander v. Rhinelander -- Passing phantasms : rhinelander and ontological insecurity -- Imagining racial agency -- Practicing problematization : resignifying race
Control code
ocn795894550
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 184 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780253005366
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
9786613582362
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 358236
  • 22573/ctt16gjvz2
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)795894550
Label
Racial imperatives : discipline, performativity, and struggles against subjection, Nadine Ehlers
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 169-179) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Racial disciplinarity -- Racial knowledges : securing the body in law -- Passing through racial performatives -- Domesticating liminality : somatic defiance in rRhinelander v. Rhinelander -- Passing phantasms : rhinelander and ontological insecurity -- Imagining racial agency -- Practicing problematization : resignifying race
Control code
ocn795894550
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 184 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780253005366
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
9786613582362
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 358236
  • 22573/ctt16gjvz2
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)795894550

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