The Cultural Politics of Emotion

@inproceedings{Ahmed2004TheCP,
  title={The Cultural Politics of Emotion},
  author={Sara Ahmed},
  year={2004}
}
This is a bold take on the crucial role of emotion in politics. Emotions work to define who we are as well as shape what we do and this is no more powerfully at play than in the world of politics. Ahmed considers how emotions keep us invested in relationships of power, and also shows how this use of emotion could be crucial to feminist and queer political movements. Debates on international terrorism, asylum and migration, as well as reconciliation and reparation are explored through topical… 
Theorizing emotions in world politics
Emotions play an increasingly important role in international relations research. This essay briefly surveys the development of the respective debates and then offers a path forward. The key
Why do all our feelings about politics matter?
This article examines disenchantment with democracy and the role of emotions in politics. Its contribution is to develop our understanding of emotions in situations of political disenchantment. It is
The Politics of Affect: the Glue of Religious and Identity Conflicts in Social Media
  • M. Abdel-Fadil
  • Sociology
    Journal of Religion, Media and Digital Culture
  • 2019
Affect theory often overlooks decades of anthropological, feminist, queer, and postcolonial scholarship on emotion. I build on this extensive scholarship of emotion and use my online ethnography of a
The Politics of Pain and the End of Empire
Abstract This article is a discussion of the role of feeling and emotion, and particularly the experience of pain, in contemporary global political events. In placing pain at the center of an
Rage and Fear. "The People" and the System in Struggle for Sovereignty *
In today’s chaotic political landscape, reshaped by the global financial crisis, some contemporary phenomena allow us to emphasize the broad role of emotions in politics. The growth of populist
Security, emotions, affect
In her influential essay ‘The Passion of World Politics’ (2000), Neta Crawford argued that emotions have been neglected in the study of global politics, although they actively shaped the world around
Emotions and politics of sensibilities in Latin America
TLDR
The aim of this article is to offer a synthetic exposition of some inquiries about emotions and the politics of sensibilities in Latin America, emphasizing those that are being felt in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic.
And After That We All became Like Brothers
This article examines how emotions create an affective solidarity in a pro-governmental youth movement in Russia. The article shows that despite a formally strong affiliation with the aims of
Emotions, narratives, and the art of making meanings: Nantes’ memorial to the abolition of slavery
ABSTRACT This paper discusses the role and use of emotion in public policy. Approaching emotions from the standpoint of narrative analysis, it offers a detailed account of the way emotions were
Emotional Reconciliation
This article examines the public significance of emotions, most specifically their role in constituting identity and community in the wake of political violence and trauma. It offers a conceptual
...
...

References

You'll be able to your knowledge by it. Without leaving the printed book, it can add your knowledge and make an individual happier to read