By Balmurli Natrajan,Paul Greenough
Against Stigma consists of fifteen essays that construct upon the energies generated in scholarship as a result of landmark 2001 global convention opposed to Racism, Racial Discrimination, Xenophobia, and comparable Intolerance at Durban, South Africa. The participants, who characterize a multiplicity of disciplines and highbrow orientations, explore comparative elements of caste and race together with conundrums of a globalized discourse and nationwide problematics of racism and casteism. The editors’ advent locates this comparative venture round descent-based discrimination in a large context; the editors recommend that globalization itself holds out the promise of extra generalized practices of resistance and emancipation by means of oppressed nationwide minorities. A serious bibliography on race and caste is an advantage to scholars and lecturers of Human Rights, Race relatives, Caste stories and Politics of Socio-economic Exclusion.
At a time whilst democratic pursuits are sweeping around the globe, opposed to Stigma provides a clean collection of authoritative scholarship and instructive debates focused on race and caste, of the main effective and divisive strategies within the histories of humanity, sociology and human governance.
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Against Stigma: Studies in Caste, Race and Justice since Durban (1 Edition) by Balmurli Natrajan,Paul Greenough