Intersectionality

Author: Patricia Hill Collins
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 0745684521
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In this new book Patricia Hill Collins and Sirma Bilge provide a much-needed, introduction to the field of intersectional knowledge and praxis.

Key Concepts And Theory In Social Work

Author: David Hodgson
Publisher: Macmillan International Higher Education
ISBN: 1137487844
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It is the interaction between these interlocking oppressions that has been
described as intersectionality. First coined by legal scholar Kimberle Crenshaw (
2016), the concept is meant to describe micro-level processes of categorisation
by which various others are gendered, classed, racialised and otherwise
classified, according to a range of normative standards (Rose, 2013; Young,
1990). Intersectionality has become the leading way in which feminist scholars
have described the ...

Key Concepts In Race And Ethnicity

Author: Nasar Meer
Publisher: SAGE
ISBN: 1473906067
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65 The term intersectional refers to something which cuts into something else.
The concept of intersectionality describes a cluster of theoretical positions which
seek to revise the view that identity categories, and the web of social relations in
which they are located, are experienced as 'separate roads' (Roth, 2004). While
this necessarily takes in more than ethnicity or gender therefore, the provenance
of the concept may be traced to a particular black feminist critique of the ways in ...

Race And Ethnicity The Key Concepts

Author: Amy Ansell
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1134304749
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Proponents of intersectionality argue that approaches to discrimination that focus
on single category descriptions fail to reflect the reality that people inhabit
multiple identities, that they are members of more than one community at the
same time, and that as a result it is possible for a person to experience both
disadvantage and privilege simultaneously. Legal theorist Kimberlé Crenshaw is
often cited as a conceptual entrepreneur on this issue, detailing the structural,
political, and ...

Key Concepts In Gender Studies

Author: Jane Pilcher
Publisher: SAGE
ISBN: 1473965470
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Intersectionality is the approach used to recognise multiple forms of inequality in
social research. The term was first coined by black feminist law scholar Kimberlé
Crenshaw (1989), where she used the image of a traffic intersection to explain
her point: discrimination, like traffic through an intersection, may flow in one
direction, and it may flow in another. If an accident happens in an intersection, it
can be caused by cars traveling from any number of directions and, sometimes,
from all of ...

Gender The Key Concepts

Author: Mary Evans
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 113618693X
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However, it wasn't until just over two decades ago that the theoretical concept
found its name. The term intersectionality was coined by Kimberlé Crenshaw (
1989) in her seminal critique of US antidiscrimination law and its failure to
acknowledge Black women's unique experiences of racism and sexism as
simultaneous and inseparable. As Crenshaw argued, if there is no unified group
of women that experience gender dis crimination in the same way, it makes no
sense to treat sexism ...

Is Everyone Really Equal

Author: Ozlem Sensoy
Publisher: Teachers College Press
ISBN: 0807776173
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This is the new edition of the award-winning guide to social justice education.

Intersectional Pedagogy

Author: Kim A. Case
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317374223
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I took away from both group projects that it is one thing to memorize course
material and regurgitate it on an exam, yet another to use the material as analytic
tools and present my analysis to my peers. This learning process was
enlightening because I had to mine the material finely to ensure my confidence in
endorsing the concept of intersectionality when explaining it to others, reflect on
my own ideas about masculinity, race, and social class, and identify common
interests at key ...

Lgbt Psychology And Mental Health Emerging Research And Advances

Author: Richard Ruth Ph.D.
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1440843384
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PART VI: ILLUSTRATIVE CASES HIGHLIGHTING KEY CONCEPTS Several
cases will be presented in this section in order to illustrate both the possibilities of
psychological vulnerability and psychological resilience (i.e., Greene & Spivey,
2017) and the kind of factors operating in the lives of sexual minorities of color—
as brought to light through this chapter's discussion of intersectionality. Key
concepts covered in this chapter are italicized in the cases next, serving to
illustrate central ...

Institutionalizing Intersectionality

Author: A. Krizsan
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 1137031069
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To this we might add that the key issue of an intersectionality analysis is 'how
oppression, subordination and privilege cut across different systems of
differentiation' (Borchorst and Teigen 2010: 19). In this volume we chose to work
with a concept of 'political intersectionality', as distinct from structural
intersectionality approaches that have dominated the literature to date. We view
intersectional challenges to traditional equality policy and politics approaches at
two levels. First, the ...