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It draws, for example, on cultural studies classics, social and political theory, literary theory, art and media theory, sociology, philosophy and human geography. Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. The aim is to produce a rich account of the multiple social and political functions of stigma and shame today. If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support?

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Revolting Subjects is a ground-breaking account of social abjection in contemporary Britain. Revolting Subjects by Imogen Tyler is a groundbreaking account of social abjection in contemporary Imogdn, exploring how particular groups of people are figured as revolting and how they in turn revolt against their abject subjectification.

Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. Learn more about Amazon Prime. Share your thoughts with other customers. In terms of the theory of ‘social abjection’ which I develop in this book, and which is the connecting thread between all the case studies of social dispossession and resistance which it examines, it was most profoundly inspired by the subejcts of Frantz Fanon, Judith Butler, Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak, Stuart Hall, Beverly Skeggs, Sara Ahmed and Lauren Berlant.

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Revolting Subjects

Social Abjection and Resistance in Neoliberal Britain. Sociologists often focus on one specific group, class of people, or social problem, such as class, disability or gender and this sometimes leads to forms of ‘categorical essentialism’ which can in turn limit our understandings of the continually changing formation of inequalities. Revolting Subjects draws on a diverse range of scholarly and other research, including policy research subject activist writings.

The book utilises a number of high-profile and in-depth case studies – including ‘chavs’, asylum seekers, Gypsies and Travellers, and the London riots – to examine the ways in which individuals negotiate restrictive neoliberal ideologies of selfhood. Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. She provides a renewed consideration of class and identity politics, re-situating them at the centre of the discourse.

In an edited collection, Immigrant Protest: Would you like to tell us about a lower price? This will involve writing a book which aims to update current sociological understandings of stigma, through developing a new theoretical account of stigma as a relation of power, stigma production as a mode revoltinv governmentality and shaming as a mode of resistance.


Revolting Subjects

Imaginative and original, Revolting Subjects introduces a range of new insights into neoliberal societies, and will be essential reading for those concerned about widening inequalities and social justice in the wider global context. Revolting Subjects is a call for us to clearly recognise, critically analyse and vigorously resist the terrible political current.

She asks us to recognise that the marketisation of all aspects of life serves to improve the lives of the few at the expense of the many while co-opting those caught in the precarious shrinking middle in an ongoing production of abject citizens.

Politics, Asthetics and Everyday Dissent SUNY,which was a book made with artists and activists as well as academics, Katarzyna Marciniak and I conceive of the kind of theoretical and methodological approach we are committed to as no-borders scholarship.

A post-doctoral fellow, Brigit McWade, will be working with me, while developing her own work on mental health, disability and “mad studies”. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. In Europe, migrants and minorities are marginalised and the state-violence against them made invisible or legitimised in the public imagination through declarations that these unwanted bodies are draining and debilitating the continent’s economies.

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