Author Lee, Charles T., 1976- author
Title Ingenious citizenship : recrafting democracy for social change / Charles T. Lee
Imprint Durham : Duke University Press, 2016
book jacket
 人文社會聯圖  JK1764 .L427 2016    AVAILABLE    30610020493920
Descript xiii, 298 pages ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 269-285) and index
Improvising citizenship : appropriating the liberal citizenship script -- Migrant domestic workers, hidden tactics, and appropriating political citizenship -- Global sex workers, calculated abjection, and appropriating economic citizenship -- Trans people, morphing technologies, and appropriating gendered citizenship -- Suicide bombers, sacrificial violence, and appropriating life itself -- Conclusion: Politics without politics : democracy as meant for ingenious appropriation
Subject Democracy -- United States -- Citizen participation
Marginality, Social -- Political aspects -- United States
Social change -- United States
Political participation -- United States
Political culture -- United States