The Unacceptable (Paperback)

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By J. Potts (Editor), J. Scannell (Editor)
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Confronting the issue of the unacceptable as a social category, this collection of international essays provides distinctive perspectives on the theme of what is deemed socially acceptable. The book reveals the ways category of the unacceptable reflects sexual, racial and political fault-lines of a society.

About the Author


SANTIAGO BALLINA Freelance writer, Mexico CLAIRE COLEBROOK Edwin Erle Sparks Professor of English at Penn State University, USA MITCHELL DEAN Professor of Sociology, University of Newcastle, Australia CHRIS HAYWOOD Senior Lecturer in the Department of Education at the University of Newcastle, UK ELLIOTT LOGAN Researcher in the School of English, Media Studies, and Art History at the University of Queensland, Australia CATHARINE LUMBY Professor and Director of the Journalism and Media Research Centre at the University of NSW, Australia ALEXANDRE MARCHANT Teaching Assistant at University Paris X Nanterre, France NAOMI STEKELENBURG Former research psychologist at the Mental Health Research Institute and St Vincents Hospital in Melbourne, Australia TIMOTHY R. WILSON Professor of Theatre in the Department of Dance and Theatre at the University of North Texas, USA


Product Details
ISBN: 9781349436859
ISBN-10: 1349436852
Publisher: Palgrave MacMillan
Publication Date: January 1st, 2014
Pages: 234
Language: English