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Title Marginal groups and mainstream American culture / edited by Yolanda Estes ... [et al.].

Imprint Lawrence : University Press of Kansas, c2000.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  305.56 M336    ---  Available
Description xi, 272 p. ; 24 cm.
Series Feminist ethics
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 255-263) and index.
Contents Marginalized identities : individuality, agency, and theory / Diana Tietjens Meyers -- Return to gender, address unknown : reflections on the past, present, and future of the concept of gender in feminist theory and practice / Christine Overall -- Night they bombed old Compton Street : reflections on the position of gay people in Blair's "New Britain" / Gavin Brown -- Comblement/fulfillment : toward an ontological ethics of sex / Jami Weinstein, Jeffrey Bussolini -- Persistent problems, illusions of progress, and mechanisms of marginalization / Patricia Smith -- Smartest black man in Union, South Carolina : complimentary racism and the dialectic of marginalization / Arnold Lorenzo Farr -- Story of a hyphenated-consciousness / Sandra Bartky -- Marginalization and political identity : the experience of Native Americans / Rebecca Tsosie -- God, us, and the world : marginalization, the role of perception, and conservative Christianity / Patrick D. Hopkins -- On evangelizing children : breaking the cycle of dogmatic belief systems / Wallace A. Murphree -- Confessions of a refugee : my life as a loner/rebel/renegade / Yolanda Estes -- Toward a poetics of the disabled body / Rosemarie Garland-Thomson -- Cultural change and institutional entrenchment : single mothers, working mothers, and the crisis of caregiving / Patricia Smith -- By right and not by virtue : rights of retarded people in a just society / Sigal R. Benporath.
Subject Marginality, Social -- Case studies.
People with social disabilities -- Case studies.
Victims -- Case studies.
Added Author Estes, Yolanda.
ISBN 0700610472 (cloth : alk. paper)
0700610480 (pbk. : alk. paper)

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