The Color of Citizenship

The Color of Citizenship
Utgivelsesar: 2014
Antall sider: 240
Forlag: Oxford University Press Inc
ISBN/EAN: 9780199368884
Sprak: Engelsk
Kategori: E-bøker
Forfatter: Diego A. Von Vacano

The role of race in politics, citizenship, and the state is one of the most perplexing puzzles of modernity. While political thought has been slow to take up this puzzle, Diego von Vacano suggests that the tradition of Latin American and Hispanic political thought, which has long considered the place of mixed-race peoples throughout the Americas, is uniquely well-positioned to provide useful ways of thinking about the connections between race and citizenship.

As he argues, debates in the United States about multiracial identity, the possibility of a post-racial world in the aftermath of Barack Obama, and demographic changes owed to the age of mass migration will inevitably have to confront the intellectual tradition related to racial admixture that comes to us from Latin America. Von Vacano compares the way that race is conceived across the writings of four thinkers, and across four different eras: the Spanish friar Bartolome de Las Casas writing in the context of empire Simon Bolivar wri

Her finner du oppdatert informasjon hvilken ID som er godkjent for reise med våre ferger. Reglene baseres på politiets anbefalinger og Stena Lines egne globale policy.