HAPPY HOLIDAYS: Get your $30 gift card! Browse now >>

Privilege, Agency and Affect

Understanding the Production and Effects of Action

Editors: Maxwell, C., Aggleton, P. (Eds.)

Buy this book

eBook $79.99
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-137-29263-6
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Download immediately after purchase
Hardcover $110.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-137-29262-9
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $105.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-349-45096-1
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
About this book

Drawing on a range of theoretical perspectives and engaging with new empirical evidence from around the world, this collection examines how privilege, agency and affect are linked, and where possibilities for social change might lie.

About the authors

Peter Aggleton, University of New South Wales, Australia Laura M. Ahearn, Rutgers University, USA Harriet Bjerrum Nielsen, University of Oslo, Norway Sue Clegg, Leeds Metropolitan University, UK Johannah Fahey, Monash University, Australia Joan Forbes, University of Aberdeen, UK Valerie Hey, University of Sussex, UK Adam Howard, Colby College, USA Tracey Jensen, University of East London, UK Jane Kenway, Monash University, Australia Claudia Lapping, Institute of Education, University of London, UK Bob Lingard, the University of Queensland, Australia Aaron Koh, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore Claire Maxwell, Institute of Education, University of London, UK Diane Reay, University of Cambridge, UK Yvette Taylor, London South Bank University, UK Rubén Gaztambide-Fernández, University of Toronto, Canada Kate Cairns, University of Toronto, Canada Chandni Desai, University of Toronto, Canada Margaret Wetherell, University of Auckland, Australia; Open University, UK

Reviews

"as an introduction to the field of affect, privilege, and agency from the perspectives of post-structuralism, critical theory, and social-practice theory, this collection of essays is a very good place to start". - Gender and Education


Table of contents (15 chapters)

  • Introduction: Privilege, Agency and Affect — Understanding the Production and Effects of Action

    Maxwell, Claire (et al.)

    Pages 1-12

  • The Libidinal Economy of the Globalising Elite School Market

    Kenway, Jane (et al.)

    Pages 15-31

  • The Sense of Entitlement

    Gaztambide-Fernández, Rubén (et al.)

    Pages 32-49

  • Elite School Capitals and Girls’ Schooling: Understanding the (Re)production of Privilege through a Habitus of ‘Assuredness’

    Forbes, Joan (et al.)

    Pages 50-68

  • The Space of Academia: Privilege, Agency and the Erasure of Affect

    Clegg, Sue

    Pages 71-87

Buy this book

eBook $79.99
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-137-29263-6
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Download immediately after purchase
Hardcover $110.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-137-29262-9
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $105.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-349-45096-1
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.

Services for this book

Loading...

Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Privilege, Agency and Affect
Book Subtitle
Understanding the Production and Effects of Action
Editors
  • C. Maxwell
  • P. Aggleton
Copyright
2013
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-29263-6
DOI
10.1057/9781137292636
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-29262-9
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-45096-1
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
X, 273
Topics