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On being included : racism and diversity in institutional life

Publication Type:

Book

Authors:

Ahmed,Sara

Source:

Duke University Press, Durham, p.243 (2012)

Call Number:

Cubb LC212.4 .A398 2012

URL:

http://searchworks.stanford.edu/view/9605872

Keywords:

Cultural pluralism, Education, Higher--Social aspects, Minorities in higher education, Racism in higher education, Universities and colleges--Sociological aspects

Abstract:

Contents: On arrival -- Institutional life -- The language of diversity -- Equality and performance culture -- Commitment as a non-performative -- Speaking about racism -- Conclusion: a phenomenological practice.

Publication Language:

eng

Notes:

"On Being Included offers a critique of what happens when diversity is offered as a solution. It also shows how diversity workers generate knowledge of institutions in attempting to transform them."