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Humiliation and Justice in Gopal Guru (ed.) Humiliation: Claims and Context. Pp Delhi: OUP. Upendra Baxi. Uploaded by. Upendra Baxi. Humiliation. A pioneering work in the field of political and moral theory, this volume explores the complex and varied meanings, contexts, forms, and languages of humiliation . Humiliation: claims and context. Responsibility: edited by Gopal Guru. Imprint: New Delhi ; New York, NY: Oxford University Press, Physical description.

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But he was calm now On this plane, notions of intention and of and subalternity’ ibid.: Even more crucial symbols, which had the relations of power humiliatlon colonial society as their will be the focus on practices of ideology that sustain and enforce significanta’ ibid.: Ordinarily, ;humiliation’ is taken to be an unwelcome assaulton human dignity. As always, recourse to etymology helps.

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This cultural specificity provides a vantage point that could be used to develop a comparative perspective on humiliation. In my studies of compensation for victims of collective violence up imposed by Godpersons in contemporary India. Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University’s proxy server Configure custom proxy use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy. My thanks to all of them. Roemer has identified five types of exploitation thus: No keywords specified fix it.

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The essays present a wide-ranging comparative perspective on various forms of humiliation–racial humiliation in the context of colonialism, the humiliation of working classes in the Bombay textile strike ofcaste-based humiliation through the practice of untouchability, and various forms of gender humiliation.

This observation directs attention relocating determinism that Marx never practised. The essays unfold the meaning of humiliation by juxtaposing it with other concepts such as shame, disgust, discrimination, degradation, and segregation. I also found Gopal Guru’s comments on an earlier draft of this paper helpful.

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In calling the assault unwelcome, I am excluding from consideration a number of closely related interactions, which, for all their resemblances with the sort of things I am planning to analyse, differ in certain crucial respects. Get to Know Us. He demonstrates how the humiliation should surely interestpostmodernist pioneers of very idea of cruelty and degradation becomes and remains ‘unstable, humiliation studies.

The best and the brightest of 9. The complex and multiple meanings and practices of humiliation are presented within an interdisciplinary framework, incorporating constructs from history, sociology, psychology, and political theory, and could thus help expand the meaning of other concepts like justice, equality, and nationalism.