By David Theo Goldberg, John Solomos
Bringing jointly a number of students from quite a few disciplines and theoretical views, A spouse to Racial and Ethnic stories bargains an outline of latest debates in addition to an exploration of recent instructions within the dynamic box of race and ethnicity.
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Foucault's post-structuralism broke with the idea of cultures as systemic structures and shifted attention to structures of knowledge within and across cultures instead. Jacques Derrida (1978) rephrases the question of otherness in terms of identity and difference, thereby returning it to the wider terrain of philosophical questioning where it had originated. In Derrida's method of the deconstruction of texts, the dissembly of structures continues infinitesimally. These influences - idealist philosophy, phenomenology, structuralism, hermeneutics, post-structuralism, deconstruction - are part of the broad stream of cultural and postcolonial studies that now examines how others are represented in discourse and images.
Writer Edwin Black (2001) has recently argued that the Holocaust could not have assumed its systematic and mechanical shape without the card punch and sorting devices that were manufactured for the Third Reich by IBM and its European affiliates and adapted for use in tracking death camp populations. Dominick LaCapra (1994, 1998) suggests that the mechanized death of Nazi concentration camps reveals the way that bureaucratic and scientific rationality remains deeply joined to the ritual spheres that it was supposed to displace.
Nowadays political Islam is often presented as the major outside challenge to Western hegemony. The world of Islam, unlike other challenges, encompasses a worldview, a way of life, a historical formation as well as a geographical space, stretching from Morocco to Southeast Asia. Its scope includes Islamic politics and law (sharia), Islamic geopolitics, Islamic economics and social policy, Islamic science, and Islamic identity and culture. To a varying extent these owe their present salience to government-sponsored initiatives, which are made possible by rentier oil economies.