1968 In Retrospect: History, Theory, Alterity by G. Bhambra1968 In Retrospect: History, Theory, Alterity by G. Bhambra

1968 In Retrospect: History, Theory, Alterity

byG. BhambraEditorI. Demir

Hardcover | June 30, 2009

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This volume examines the protest movements of 1968 from innovative perspectives. With contributions from leading social theorists the book reflects on the untold narratives of race, gender and sexuality and critically addresses the standard theoretical assumptions of 1968 to discuss overlooked perspectives.
MAUD ANNE BRACKE is Lecturer of Modern European History at the University of Glasgow, UK PATRICIA HILL COLLINS is Distinguished University Professor at the University of Maryland, USA STEPHEN FROSH is Pro-Vice-Master, Head of the School of Psychosocial Studies and Professor of Psychology at Birkbeck College, University of London, UK SA...
Title:1968 In Retrospect: History, Theory, AlterityFormat:HardcoverDimensions:199 pages, 9.02 × 5.98 × 0.72 inPublished:June 30, 2009Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230229328

ISBN - 13:9780230229327


Table of Contents

Introduction: 1968 in Retrospect; G.K.Bhambra & I.Demir PART I: RETHINKING HISTORICAL NARRATIVES Freedom Now: 1968 as a Turning Point for Black American Student Activism; P.Hill Collins She's Leaving Home! Repositioning Women in the Narratives of the Sixties; L.Segal Outsiders, Deviants and Countercultures: Subterranean Tribes and Queer Imaginations in 1968; K.Plummer PART II: THEORETICAL ENGAGEMENTS From 1968 to 1951: How Habermas Turned Marx into Parsons; J.Holmwood Critical Theory and Crisis Diagnosis: The Reconciliation of Reason and Revolution after 1968; T.Skillington On Totalitarianism: The Continuing Relevance of Herbert Marcuse; S.Hornstein Everyone Longs for a Master: Lacan and 1968; S.Frosh PART III: OTHER VOICES May 1968 and the Postcolonial Immigrant in France: Mobilisation, Encounter, Difference; M.A.Bracke Turning to Africa: Politics and Student Resistance in Africa since 1968; L.Zeilig Riding the Waves: Feminism, Lesbian and Gay Politics, and the Transgender Debates; S.Hines On the Limits of our Political Imagination? Interrogating 'the Other'; M.Panu Conclusion: When did 1968 End?; W.Outhwaite