Fragile differences, relational effects: Stories about the materiality of race and sex

  title={Fragile differences, relational effects: Stories about the materiality of race and sex},
  author={Amade M’charek},
  journal={European Journal of Women's Studies},
  pages={307 - 322}
  • A. M’charek
  • Published 1 November 2010
  • Sociology
  • European Journal of Women's Studies
This article is about the materiality of difference, about race, sex and sexual differences among others. To find out about these differences and their materialities, this article looks not into bodies but rather at how bodies are positioned in spaces and how they are enacted in practice. In the first part of the article, the focus is on the relationality of identities and how they are made and unmade in specific practices. The second part of the article attends to the various histories and… 

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