Practices of Convertibility in Inner City Douala and Johannesburg

Simone, AbdouMaliq. 2008. Practices of Convertibility in Inner City Douala and Johannesburg. In: Kamran Ali and Martina Rieker, eds. Gendering Urban Space in the Middle East, South Asia and Africa. Palgrave Macmillan, pp. 135-168. ISBN 978-1403975232 [Book Section]

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This collection explores the question of whether it is possible to reconceive the category of transcendence from a feminist perspective. The contributors use the concept of transcendence to approach questions relating to the body, desire, and subjectivity, while offering a response to secular relativism

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Sociology > Centre for Study of Invention and Social Process (CSISP) [2003-2015]



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