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Visible identities

Linda Alcoff

Visible identities

race, gender, and the self

by Linda Alcoff

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York, NY .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementLinda MartÙin Alcoff.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHM
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 326 p. ;
Number of Pages326
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22722343M
ISBN 100195137353

Visible Identities marks something of a watershed in Linda Alcoff’s intellectual development. Her first book, Real Knowing (), addressed theoretical issues inAuthor: David B. Ingram. Visible Identities critiques the critiques of identity and of identity politics and argues that identities are real but not necessarily a political problem. Moreover, the book explores the material infrastructure of gendered identity, the experimental aspects of racial subjectivity for both whites and non-whites, and in several chapters looks.

Visible Identities fills this gap. Drawing on both philosophical sources as well as theories and empirical studies in the social sciences, Martín Alcoff makes a strong case that identities are not like special interests, nor are they doomed to oppositional politics, nor do they inevitably lead to conformism, essentialism, or reductive /5(4). 4. Real Identities. Part Two: Gender Identity and Gender Differences 5. The Identity Crisis in Feminist Theory. 6. The Metaphysics of Gender and Sexual Difference. Part Three: Racialized Identities and Racist Subjects 7. A Phenomenology of Racial Embodiment. 8. Racism and Visible Race. 9. The Whiteness Question. Part Four: Latino/a Price: $

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Likewise, visible is what social identities should be in Alcoff's. In the heated debates over identity politics, few theorists have looked carefully at the conceptualizations of identity assumed by all sides.

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1 quote from Linda Martín Alcoff: 'Too many philosophers accept the idea that truth is best achieved by a marketplace of ideas conducted in the fashion of ultimate fighting. But aggressive styles that seek easy victories by harping on arcane counterexamples do not maximize truth Sometimes, interestingly, the aim of truth is enhanced less by adversarial argument.

Visible Identities: Race, Gender, and the Self. Visible Identities fills this identitie. Visible identities, according to Alcoff, are a resource in a pluralistic democracy, and are not to be eschewed for a simple American identity beyond hyphens, race, ethnicity, and gender difference. Of course, these identities are not clear either, and in some contexts, more or less visible than others, but the conversation brought to light so many more types of identities that are seemingly much more invisible to the naked eye–identities like mental health, sexual orientation, ability, or even the blurred lines of gender identity.

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Those who take identity to be an a priori problem assume a certain understanding of what consciousness is, or what the core of the self is, such that social Author: Linda Martín Alcoff.

Your visible and invisible identities Becoming self-aware of diversity requires self-examination of your own identity. Let’s do some identification and reflection work leading to self-awareness.

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A hidden identity might be someone who is Jewish. People don’t know someone is Jewish unless they say they’re Jewish, but there may be a cost of hiding if we don’t make that hidden identity visible.Visible Identities fills this gap.

Drawing on both philosophical sources as well as theories and empirical studies in the social sciences, Mart n Alcoff makes a strong case that identities are not like special interests, nor are they doomed to oppositional politics, nor do they inevitably lead to conformism, essentialism, or reductive Brand: Oxford University Press.