Unsettling Settler Societies: Articulations of Gender, Race, Ethnicity and Class

Unsettling Settler Societies: Articulations of Gender, Race, Ethnicity and Class
Published:
August 1st 1995 by Sage Publications Ltd
Goodreads Rating:
4.00
Pages:
352
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ISBN10:
0803986947
ISBN13:
9780803986947

`Settler societies' are those in which Europeans have settled and become politically dominant over indigenous people, and where a heterogenous society has developed in class, ethnic and racial terms.

They offer a unique prism for understanding the complex relations of gender, race, ethnicity and class in contemporary societies. Unsettling Settler Societies brings together a distinguished cast of contributors to explore these relations in both material and discursive terms. They look at the relation between indigenous and settler//immigrant populations, focusing in particular on women's conditions and politics.

The book examines how the process of development of settler societies, and the positions of indigenous and