By Paolo Heywood
Queer activism and anthropology are either essentially curious about the idea that of distinction. but they're so in essentially alternative ways. The Italian queer activists during this ebook worth distinction as whatever that needs to be produced, against the id politics they locate round them. Conversely, anthropologists locate distinction on the planet round them, and search to provide an id among anthropological thought and the ethnographic fabric it elucidates. This publication describes difficulties confronted by way of an activist 'politics of difference', and concerns in regards to the identification of anthropological mirrored image itself – connecting conceptions of distinction when concurrently maintaining them apart.
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After Difference: Queer Activism in Italy and Anthropological Theory (WYSE Series in Social Anthropology) by Paolo Heywood