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作者 Maxwell, Lida, author
書名 Insurgent truth : Chelsea Manning and the politics of outsider truth-telling / Lida Maxwell
出版項 New York, NY : Oxford University Press, [2019]
©2019
國際標準書號 9780190920029 (hbk.)
9780190920036 (pbk.)
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 人文社會聯圖  JF1525.S4 M39 2019    在架上    30650020090078
說明 xvi, 202 pages ; 22 cm
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附註 "This book is about Chelsea Manning's leaking of government documents. Manning told the truth about war and a social order sustained by it. Her truth-telling also revealed the complicity of public and private in casting her - a non-gender-conforming individual - as an improper truth-teller. And Manning's truth-telling unsettled hierarchies of truth-telling that prop up a discriminatory and often oppressive social order. I read Manning not as an isolated political actor, but instead as an outsider truth-teller within a cohort of outsider truth-tellers (such as Virginia Woolf, Bayard Rustin, Audre Lorde), whose practices are distinct yet connected, and whose significance becomes more apparent when read in conjunction with each other"-- Provided by publisher
Includes bibliographical references (pages 147-183) and index
Machine generated contents note: -- Acknowledgments -- Preface: Cassandra and Socrates -- Chapter 1: Chelsea Manning and the Politics of Truth-Telling -- Chapter 2: Public, Private, Insurgent: What is Outsider Truth-Telling? -- Chapter 3: Chelsea Manning as Transformative Truth-Teller -- Chapter 4: Anonymity as Outsider Tactic: Woolf's "Anon" and Rustin's Quiet Persistence -- Chapter 5: Telling the Truth, Changing the World: Woolf's War Photographs and Manning's Collateral Murder Video -- Chapter 6: "I used to only know how to write memos": The World Building Power of Outsider Security -- Notes -- References -- Index
主題 Manning, Chelsea, 1987-
Official secrets -- United States
Leaks (Disclosure of information) -- United States
Truth -- Political aspects
Transgender women -- United States -- Biography
Woolf, Virginia, 1882-1942
Rustin, Bayard, 1912-1987
Lorde, Audre
WikiLeaks (Organization)
POLITICAL SCIENCE / History & Theory. bisacsh
POLITICAL SCIENCE / Government / Comparative. bisacsh
PHILOSOPHY / Political. bisacsh
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