After Difference: Queer Activism in Italy and by Paolo Heywood PDF

By Paolo Heywood

Queer activism and anthropology are either essentially occupied with the idea that of distinction. but they're so in essentially other ways. The Italian queer activists during this publication worth distinction as whatever that needs to be produced, against the id politics they locate round them. Conversely, anthropologists locate distinction on the earth round them, and search to provide an id among anthropological thought and the ethnographic fabric it elucidates. This booklet describes difficulties confronted via an activist 'politics of difference', and concerns about the identification of anthropological mirrored image itself – connecting conceptions of distinction when concurrently preserving them apart.

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