Gramsci's Relevance for the Study of Race and Ethnicity

  title={Gramsci's Relevance for the Study of Race and Ethnicity},
  author={Stuart Hall},
  journal={Journal of Communication Inquiry},
  pages={27 - 5}
  • Stuart Hall
  • Published 1 June 1986
  • Sociology
  • Journal of Communication Inquiry
The aim of this collection of essaysl is to facilitate &dquo;a more sophisticated examination of the hitherto poorly elucidated phenomena of racism and to examine the adequacy of the theoretical formulations, paradigms and interpretive schemes in the social and human sciences...with respect to introlerance and racism and in relation to the complexity of problems they pose.&dquo; This general rubric enables me to situate more precisely the kind of contribution which a study of Gramsci’s work can… 

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  • 1985

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