Domination and the Arts of Resistance: Hidden Transcripts (Google eBook)

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Yale University Press, 2008 - POLITICAL SCIENCE - 251 pages
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Review: Domination and the Arts of Resistance: Hidden Transcripts

User Review  - Shea Mastison - Goodreads

This book divides society into essentially two environments; what Scott refers to as the "public transcript," and the "hidden" or "private" transcripts. In the former, you'll find the bedrock of the ... Read full review

Review: Domination and the Arts of Resistance: Hidden Transcripts

User Review  - Ralowe Ampu - Goodreads

off in the hush arbors. this book is about infrapolitics, therefore maddening and unconsoling for a counterhegemonic transparency junkie. he provides no out for the structure/agency dyad, where ... Read full review

Contents

1 Behind the Official Story
1
2 Domination Acting and Fantasy
17
3 The Public Transcript as a Respectable Performance
45
4 False Consciousness or Laying It on Thick?
70
5 Making Social Space for a Dissident Subculture
108
The Arts of Political Disguise
136
7 The Infrapolitics of Subordinate Groups
183
The First Public Declaration of the Hidden Transcript
202
Bibliography
229
Index
243
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