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Racism, Sexism, and the World-System

(Contributions in Economics and Economic History)

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Published by Greenwood Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Labour economics,
  • Labor,
  • International Economic Relations,
  • Race And Ethnic Relations,
  • Business / Economics / Finance,
  • Capitalism,
  • Congresses,
  • Employment,
  • History,
  • Minorities,
  • Women,
  • Business/Economics

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsJoan Smith (Editor), Jane Collins (Editor), Terence K. Hopkins (Editor), Akbar Muhammad (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages233
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10419140M
    ISBN 100313263310
    ISBN 109780313263316

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Racism, Sexism, and the World-System Download PDF EPUB FB2

By integrating an understanding of racial and sexual oppression with that of other processes that constitute the world-economy they offer new insights into the workings of the world-system and new hope for concerted efforts to eliminate racism and sexism.

Many of the essays included here take the form of theoretically informed case : Hardcover. Cultural Parameters of Sexism and Racism in the International Division of Sexism by June Nash. The World-System and the Creation of Race and Gender.

Minorities and the World-System: Theoretical and Political Implications of the Internationalization of Minorities by Martha E. Gimenez. Images of Docility: Asian Women and World-Economy by Nancy Price: $ Get this from a library.

Racism, sexism, and the world-system. [Joan Smith; Jane Collins; Terence K Hopkins; Akbar Muhammad; Immanuel Maurice Wallerstein; Fernand Braudel Center for the Study of Economies, Historical Systems, and Civilizations.;].

General Orientation The Ideological Tensions of Capitalism: Universalism versus Racism and Sexism by Immanuel Wallerstein Cultural Parameters of Sexism and Racism in the International Division of Labor by June Nash The World-System and the Creation of Race and Gender Minorities and the World-System: Theoretical and Political Implications of the Internationalization of Minorities by Martha E.

Table of Contents. General OrientationThe Ideological Tensions of Capitalism: Universalism versus Racism and Sexism by Immanuel WallersteinCultural Parameters of Sexism and Racism in the International Division of Labor by June NashThe World-System and the Creation of Race and GenderMinorities and the World-System: Theoretical and Political Implications of the.

Buy Racism, Sexism, and the World-System by Joan Smith, Jane Collins from Waterstones today. Click and Collect from your local Waterstones Pages:   Both racism and sexism have had the effect of handicapping selected groups in terms of salary and access to jobs, promotions, and power.

However, the categories of race and gender, and the experience of racism and sexism, differ in many ways. This article reviews the differences resulting from definitions of race and gender, as well as those differences stemming from historical, legal, and Cited by: 6. Racism, Sexism, and the World-System This is a long overdue addition to a series of books and edited collections spawned initially from Immanuel Wallerstein's The Modern World-System.

These 12 'theoretically informed case studies' from a conference add considerable insight to the heavy emphasis of Author: Terry Boswell. This book provides a theoretical overview of disability oppression that shows its similarities to, and differences from, racism, sexism, and colonialism.

The book's analysis is illuminated by interviews conducted over a ten-year period with disability rights activists throughout the Third World, Europe, and the United States.

Nothing About Us Without Us is the first book in the literature on disability to provide a theoretical overview of disability oppression that shows its similarities to, and differences from, racism, sexism, and colonialism.

Charlton's analysis is illuminated by interviews he conducted over a ten-year period with disability rights activists 5/5(1). This book is written without the usual scholarly apparatus. In thinking about matters of race, nation, state, class, and gender, one's authorities should be three: first, public texts; second, acquaintances and allies whose personal experiences speak with immediate knowledge of the relevant issues; and third, one's own carefully considered experiences.

the political economy of the world-system and on Caribbean migrations to Western Eur ope and the United States. The Structure of Knowledge in W esternized Universities Epistemic Racism/Sexism and Author: Ramón Grosfoguel. Universalism | Racism & Sexism.

Universalism is a theme prominently associated with the modern world-system. It is in many ways one of its boasts. Universalism means in general the priority to general rules applying equally to all persons, and therefore the rejection of particularistic preferences in most spheres.

Request PDF | Racism, Colonialism, and Indigeneity in Canada: A Reader ed. by Martin J. Cannon and Lina Sunseri | Anyone who authors a book knows the amount of work that such an undertaking. Structural violence is a term first used in the s commonly ascribed to Johan refers to a form of violence based on the systematic ways in which a given social structure or social institution harms people by preventing them from meeting their basic needs.

Institutionalized elitism, ethnocentrism, classism, racism, sexism, adultism, nationalism, heterosexism and ageism are some. Some chapters of the book have been previously published and are reprinted here with permission. Chapter 2 first appeared in Joan Smith et al., eds, Racism, Sexism, and the World-System, Greenwood Press ; a section of chapter 3 was published in M, no.

18, December January ; chapter 4 was published in Sociological Forum,File Size: 5MB. Why the world needs Immanuel Wallerstein's radical vision more than ever. racism, paternalism and neo-colonialism.

racism, sexism and homophobia are every bit as relevant now as they were then. But the left has languished since the fall of communism. Having weathered the premierships of Margaret Thatcher and Ronald Reagan, who presided.

Smith, Joan, et al: Racism, Sexism, and the World-System Kayyali, Abdul W: Zionism, Imperialism and Racism United Nations Institute for Training and Research: Racism and Its Elimination Frederickson, George M: The Arrogance of Race: historical perspectives on slavery, racism. Rorty, a brilliant philosopher with genuine concern for working people, nevertheless mistook ideology—a categorical opposition to racism, sexism, homophobia, institutional oppression, and marginalization based on difference—for “identity politics,” while presuming that the white working class is operating purely out of race- and gender.

Along with racism and sexism, its social operation is governed by the cyclical, contradictory imperatives of capitalism, and most particularly the capitalist division of labor.

This is the most important point for our understanding of and response to the brutalizing hierarchizations that both worsen and stabilize the exploitation of the vast.

And racism has long been integral to capital’s drive for self-expansion. Capitalism first emerged as a world system through the anti-black racism generated by the transatlantic slave trade, and it has depended on racism to ensure its perpetration and reproduction ever since.

[11] Marx argued, Slavery is an economic category like any other .interactive relationship. Racism, Sexism, and the World-System (Smith, et al ) serves to disclose both sides of this relationship between the capitalist system and ethnicity.

Four essays by Martha Gemenez, Nancy Lutz, Peter Bell, and Kathie Kasaba discuss .Racism has also been used to justify exploitation, even using pseudo-science: Debates over the origins of racism often suffer from a lack of clarity over the term. Many conflate recent forms of racism with earlier forms of ethnic and national conflict.

In most cases ethno-national conflict seems to owe to conflict over land and strategic resources.