At home in the entrails of the west: multiculturalism, ethnic food and migrant home-building. G Hage. Home/world: Space, community and marginality in Sydney’s. Ghassan Hage proposes that both racism and humanity’s destructive relationship with the environment emanate from the same mode of inhabiting the world: an. Ghassan Hage is Professor of Anthropology and Social Theory at the University of Melbourne. Ghassan is the author of, amongst others, White Nation ().

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Views Read Edit View history. To him this signals the largely white male elites projecting their fear of loss of power onto the racialized ‘other’ to avoid coming to terms with their need for power through domination, which underlies the environmental crisis in the first place.

Citizenship and belonging, At home in the entrails of the west: G Hage American Ethnologist 43 1, The system can’t perform the operation now. I think the excessively harsh despotism and the equally excessive ability to cruelly exterminate your own population while believing yourself to be setting your nation on the road to modernity are quite unique in terms of their…. He has also written on the political dimensions of critical anthropology His work in this area appears in the volume Alter-Politics: The differential intensities of social reality: In both, the aim is to move beyond what makes us see otherness, whether human or nonhuman, as something that exists solely to be managed.

White nation G Hage Sydney: A not so multi-sited ethnography of a not so imagined community G Hage Anthropological theory 5 4, Indeed I can be very frivolous and I always maintain a….

Ghassan Hage

Request an Evaluation Copy for this title. The capacity to follow established rules allows for the smooth operation of the many necessary transactions that make up our everyday life. Retrieved from ” https: It is in those and similar dips in the affective tectonic plates in which we are all embedded where some of the emotional propellors of Islamic terrorism grows.


It was not only a desire for the separation of…. Hage grew up in Beirut, Lebanon, as part of a Maronite Catholic family. Pluto Press Islamophobia and the dynamics of ecological and colonial over-exploitaion 3.

Hage works on the comparative anthropology of racism, nationalism and multiculturalism, particularly in Australia and the Middle East. He has been a high-profile contributor to debates on multiculturalism in Australia and has published widely on the topic. Searching for hope in a shrinking society G Hage Pluto Press Islamophobia and the becoming-wolf of the Muslim other 2. The book has been widely debated in Australia, with many of its themes picked up by anti- racism activists in other ghasssan.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Look at the swamps created by the differential of exterminability and mournability between Muslims and non-Muslims. The following articles are merged in Scholar.

The elementary structures of generalized domestication Conclusion: Their combined citations are counted only for the first article. Ghassan Hage’s ‘White Nation’. Critical anthropology and the radical imagination G Hage Melbourne Univ. Fantasies of white supremacy in a multicultural nation G Hage Sydney: In connecting these two issues, Hage gives voice to the claim taking shape in many activist spaces that anti-racist and ecological struggles are intrinsically related.

Secularism, as is well-known, gained strength historically as a gage to an era of European inter-religious violence and massacres.

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Environment and planning d: Hating Israel in the field: Last year, following the terrorist attack in Nice, I met a European friend and colleague at a conference in Milan. His most recent writing, Is Racism an Environmental Threat? He thereby exposes the politico—metaphysical foundations of Western colonialism alongside with the colonialist — in the broadest and deepest sense — foundations of Western metaphysics, particularly in its capitalist expression with its relentless need of so-called primitive accumulation.


The spatial imaginary of national practices: Description The ecological crisis is the most hags to have ever faced humanity and its consequences permeate every domain of life. There is a close relation between satire and secularism as the latter came to emerge in Europe. I asked him how his Palestinian boyfriend was, a lovely man I have grown to care about.

Fantasies of white supremacy in a multicultural ghasssan G Hage. This page was last edited on 28 Mayat Fantasies of white supremacy in a multicultural society G Hage Routledge He was at the University of Sydney from before moving to the University of Melbourne.

This trenchant book examines its relation to Islamophobia as the dominant form of racism today, showing how both share roots in domination, colonialism, and the logics of capitalism. As my facebook friends know, I take my status updates seriously.

He also researches and writes in social theory, particularly the work of Pierre Bourdieu. Would you like to change to the site? Get my own profile Cited by View all All Since Citations h-index 29 25 iindex 60 His maternal grandparents and mother had previously lived in, ghassna were citizens of, Australia.