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The biopolitics of mixing : Thai multiracialities and haunted ascendancies
The biopolitics of mixing : Thai multiracialities and haunted ascendancies
Haritaworn, Jin2012
Articles
This title invites us to reckon with the spectres of pathologization past and present, placing the celebration of mixing beside moral panics over terrorism and trafficking and a post-race multiculturalism that elevates some as privileged members of the neoliberal community, whilst ghosting others from it.Subject: This interesting study looks at the ways in which multiracialised people are sometimes celebrated as icons of multiculturalism, exceptional beauty or the perfect genetic mix - the good mix - but also sometimes as bad mix - for example, concerning pathology.
Imprint:
Farnham : Ashgate, 2012.
Collation:
192 p. ; 24 cm.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references.
ISBN:
9780754676805 (hbk)
Dewey class:
305.8CU.4.04HAR
Local class:
CU.4.04/HAR
Language:
English
BRN:
1118089
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