Contesting Recognition

Culture, Identity and Citizenship

  • Janice McLaughlin
  • Peter Phillimore
  • Diane Richardson

Part of the Identity Studies in the Social Sciences book series (IDS)

Table of contents

About this book

Introduction

This book explores the social and political significance of contemporary recognition contests in areas such as disability, race and ethnicity, nationalism, class and sexuality, drawing on accounts from Europe, the USA, Latin America, the Middle East and Australasia.

Keywords

children identity memory Nation nationalism politics

Editors and affiliations

  • Janice McLaughlin
    • 1
  • Peter Phillimore
    • 1
  • Diane Richardson
    • 1
  1. 1.Newcastle UniversityUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9780230348905
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2011
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Social Sciences Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-32767-6
  • Online ISBN 978-0-230-34890-5
  • About this book