Crossfires : Nationalism, Racism and Gender in Europe
Considers the intertwining of nationalism, racism and gender. Set in the context of "Fortress Europe", this book offers insight into these forms of social exclusion, highlighting the ways in which women are affected by and involved in producing these divisions.
- Paperback | 192 pages
- 134.62 x 213.36 x 17.78mm | 317.51g
- 01 Mar 1996
- PLUTO PRESS
- London, United Kingdom
Table of contents
Young people - nationalism, racism and gender, Ann Phoenix; gender, migration and cross ethnic coalition building, Philomena Essed; "After the last sky, where do the birds fly?" what can European women learn from anti-racist struggles in the United States?, Gloria Wekker; the boundaries of community - gender relations and racial violence, Theresa Wobbe; gender, orientalism and the history of ethnic hatred in former Yugoslavia, Dubravka Zarkov; from national economies to nationalist hysteria - consequences for Tatjana Djuric; women and ethnicity in present day Russia - thoughts on a given theme, Natralya Kosmarskaya; nationalism and gender in West Europe - the German case, Nora Rathzel.