Ectionality multiculturalism and identity politics
only issue with the is that some of the arguably clumsy theoretical Sherene Razack is the writer I wish I could be The primacy she gives to strongly grounded carefully considered and legantly argued theory the way she keeps meticulous footnotes and the urgency of her subject matter not limited to this book are always inspirations to me The fact that she writes mainly about the Canadian context is the icing on the cake Particular highlights for me her treatment of Agamben and the state of xception her thoughts on the politics and narratives of rescue in athe securitized state the parallels she draws between the sexualized rituals of racial violence at Abu Ghraib and lynching in America her caution against seeing secularism as a neutral arbiter in the context of faith based arbitration and some much deserved criticism of Irshad Manji This is a great
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BOOK. ULATIONS IN THE NAME OF PROTECTING MUSLIM Ulations in the name of protecting Muslim and prisoner abuse at Abu Ghraib She xplores how the denial of a common bond between European people and those of different origins has given rise to the proliferation of literal and figurative 'camps ' places or bodies where liberties are
suspended and the rule of law does not applyCombining rich theoretical perspectives and xtensive research Casting Out makes and the rule of law does not applyCombining rich theoretical perspectives and xtensive research Casting Out makes major contribution to contemporary debates on race and the 'war on terror' and their implications in areas such as law politics cultural studies feminist and gender studies and race relations. Explains the Poisoned Secrets (Murder and Mayhem extra juridical process of the state ofxception and the presumption of guiltsuspicion which Muslims now face in the West here s the review Reviewed here If you are not accustomed to Razack s style you may find this book hard to read She has a particular way of writing that can force alot of guilt onto the reader Regardless of that she is uite brilliant and she sees the truth of the world in such a striking way that one cannot help but be altered after reading her work Casting Out is an Safe Words exploration of thexperiences of Muslims in
Todays World It Is world It is worth readingHer xploration of the systemic oppression of Muslims across the world is painfully important Incredibly heavy but points are not substantially argued Good book Incredibly heavy but points are not substantially argued Good book how modern racism is veiled in culture talk but this book is too long for such a simple argument book starts to repeat itself in couple of pages Then this book. Three stereotypical figures have come to represent the 'war on terror' the 'dangerous' Muslim man the 'imperilled' Muslim woman and the 'civilized' European Casting Out xplores the use of these characterizations in the creation of the myth of the family of democratic Western nations obliged to use political military and legal force to defend itself against a menacing third world population It argues that this myth is promoted to justify the xpulsion of Muslims from the political community a process that takes the form of stigmatization surveillance incarceration torture and bombingIn this timely an. .
read Casting Out.
Doesn t offer better solutions for immigration problems only points where
the problem is that is irritating This book is a highlyproblem is that is irritating This book is a highly collection of geographically and thematically wide ranging case studies displaying the deeper issues with how post 911 societies have mobilized numerous liberal virtues as principles on which to secure a racialized hierarchy making Muslims second rate and legally disenfranchised xcluded subjects Besides providing instances on how feminism multiculturalism human rights and modernity have been taken up by conservative movements as cases Pursuit of Justice excusing racist policies the book usefully cuts into debates in immigration counter terrorism policies premption states of Dangerous to Touch exception womens rights and some of the challenges and the moral blackmailing the feminist anti racist and radical politics face nowadays In particular Razack does a great job in pushing the readers to think beyond inters. D controversial work Sherene H Razack looks at contemporary legal and social responses to Muslims in the West and places them in historical context Shexplains how 'race thinking ' a structure of thought that divides up the world between the deserving and undeserving according to racial descent accustoms us to the idea that the suspension of rights for racialized groups is warranted in the interests of national security She discusses many Once Upon a Seduction (Its All About Attitude examples of the institution and implementation ofxclusionary and coercive practices including the mistreatment of security detainees the regulation of Muslim pop.