On the Grounds of Globalization: A Topography for Feminist Political Engagement

@article{Katz2001OnTG,
  title={On the Grounds of Globalization: A Topography for Feminist Political Engagement},
  author={Claudio Isaac Katz},
  journal={Signs: Journal of Women in Culture and Society},
  year={2001},
  volume={26},
  pages={1213 - 1234}
}
  • C. Katz
  • Published 1 July 2001
  • Political Science
  • Signs: Journal of Women in Culture and Society
lobalization is nothing new. Global trade has been going on for millennia-though what constitutes the "globe" has expanded dramatically in that time. And trade is nothing if not cultural exchange, the narrow distinctions between the economic and the cultural having long been rendered obsolete. Moreover, our forbears, like us, were great "miscegenators." If here I gloss the racialized and gendered violence often associated with miscegenation, I do so strategically to note that all recourse to… 
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