Intersectionality as a Normative and Empirical Paradigm

  title={Intersectionality as a Normative and Empirical Paradigm},
  author={Ange-Marie Hancock},
  journal={Politics \& Gender},
  pages={248 - 254}
In the 10 years that I have conducted intersectional research, my views have changed significantly in terms of how I conceptualize the subspecialization. Originally I thought of intersectionality as a content-based specialization that emphasized the subjectivity of women who reside at the intersections of race-, gender-, class-, and sexual orientation–based marginalizations (and other categories of difference). Thinking of it in this way, with a focus on content, follows the logic of much… 
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