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Title Hybrid identities : theoretical and empirical examinations / edited by Keri E. Iyall Smith and Patricia Leavy
Published Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2008
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Description 1 online resource (viii, 409 pages) : illustrations
Series Studies in critical social sciences, 1573-4234 ; v. 12
Studies in critical social sciences ; v. 12
Contents Hybrid identities: theoretical examinations / Keri E. Iyall Smith -- Hybridity, transnationalism, and identity in the US-Mexican borderlands / Patrick Gun Cuninhame -- DuBois and diasporic identity: the Veil and the Unveiling project / Judith R. Blau and Eric S. Brown -- Disturbingly hybrid or distressingly patriarchal? Gender hybridity in a global environment / Fabienne Darling-Wolf -- Gender and the hybrid identity: on passing through / Salvador Vidal-Ortiz -- Bridging the theoretical gap: the diasporized in sociological theory / Melissa F. Weiner and Bedelia Nicola Richards -- Geoculture and popular culture: carnivals, diasporas, and hybridities in the Americas / Keith Nurse -- The internal colony hybrid: reformulating structure, culture, and agency / Roderick Bush -- An introduction to empirical examinations of hybridity / Patricia Leavy -- Conquest, colonization, and borderland identities: the world of ethnic Mexicans in the lower Rio Grande Valley, 1900-1930 / Trinidad Gonzales -- Neither black nor white enough-and beyond black or white: the lived experiences of African-American women at predominantly white colleges / Sharlene Hesse-Biber and Emily Brooke Barko -- Creating place from conflicted space: bi/multi racial Māori women's inclusion within New Zealand mental health services / Tess Moeke-Maxwell -- Women occupying the hybrid space: second-generation Korean-American women negotiating choices regarding work and family / Helen Kim -- Hybrid identities in the diaspora: second-generation West Indians in Brooklyn / Bedelia Nicola Richards -- Hybridized Korean Identities: the making of Korean-Americans and Joseonjok / Helene K. Lee -- One plus one equals three: legal hybridity in Aotearoa/New Zealand / Alex Frame and Paul Meredith -- Occupying third space: hybridity and identity matrices in the multiracial experience / David L. Brunsma and Daniel J. Delgado
Summary Hybrid identities continue to be predominant in minority or immigrant communities, but these are not the only sites of hybridity in the globalized world. Combining theoretical and empirical pieces, this book explores the theoretical work seeking to describe hybrid identities, and illustrates the application of these theories in empirical research
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 361-389) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Cultural fusion.
Group identity.
Form Electronic book
Author Iyall Smith, Keri E., 1973-
Leavy, Patricia, 1975-
ISBN 128239990X
9047443179 (electronic bk.)
9789047443179 (electronic bk.)
(hardback ; alk. paper)
(hardback ; alk. paper)