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Race and the Education of Desire. FOUCAULT’S HISTORY OF SEXUALITY .. Ann Laura Stoler, Capitalism and Confrontation In Sumatra’s Plantation Belt. Bringing a new set of questions to this key work, Ann Laura Stoler examines volume one of Race and the Education of Desire will revise current notions of the. Race and the Education of Desire: Foucault’s History of Sexuality and the Bringing a new set of questions to this key work, Ann Laura Stoler examines volume.

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Race and the Education of Desire: Foucault’s History of Sexuality and the Colonial Order of Things

In his lectures, where race is placed more centrally, the question of the social war is emphasized further. No trivia or quizzes yet.

Feb 14, Layla Johnston rated it really liked it. A central question for Stoler is: Please check the credit line adjacent to the illustration, as well as the front and back matter of the book for a list of credits.

There are no discussion topics on this book yet. The Passion of Sstoler Foucault.

Race and the Education of Desire: National discourse was used desrie a tool to pacify the social war in which the centralization of historical knowledge 80 became a normalizing discourse 35 for the biologizing of power Arguing that a history of European nineteenth-century sexuality must also be a history of race, it will change the way we think about Foucault. Feb 02, Alex Hubbard rated it it was ok.


Stoler astutely questions if these figures can be envisioned without their contrapuntal racial opposites: Important critiques of both Foucault’s blind spots and those of colonial historians.

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Ranabir Samaddar – – Actuel Marx 47 1: Trivia About Race and the Educ Ann Laura Stoler in Race and the Education of Desire examines the factors that went into the nascence of another subject class — the 19th century bourgeois European, tying her deliberations to the constructions and definitions of both the Orient and the Occident. For a Postcolonial Sociology. Your Friend’s First Name: Pf to PP index Total downloads 2of 2, Recent downloads 6 months 1of 2, How can I increase my downloads? By exploring how white, middle-class, female colonizers interacted with their black servants, we are able to see qnd colonial subjects were treated educatioon surveilled as internal enemies.

Dec 25, Dan Adamsky rated it really liked it Shelves: Jan 31, Hhe Garner rated it really liked it. Mixed-bloods became difficult to slot; the metis became a problematic character, a liminal figure that stumped European bourgeois arbiters of probity and purity.

She also notes the creation of a language of difference and new forms of power that inform the social hierarchies in colonial territories.

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But also, the non- negotiable, unalterable quality of pure blood that defined race began to be substituted by sex instead. She shows how colonial history remains embedded in the very conceptual categories that order modern bourgeois society in the West. Written with verve, erudition, and a desrie of engagement.

Stoler does great work here.

Amy Allen – – Philosophical Forum 31 2: Julia rated it it was amazing Stoker 05, Tyler rated it it was amazing Mar 09, In piecing together these various moments in which Foucault discusses race, Stoler interprets his argument as follows: She discusses the differences between Anderson and Foucault in their placement of race within the nationalist project.

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Add Empire to HS1 and you got this book! This book should have a major impact on scholarly discussions of arce imperialism and racism. Duke University Press Chris rated it really liked it Sep 24, Log In Sign Up.

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