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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This trenchant book examines its relation to Islamophobia as the dominant form of racism today, showing how both gage roots in domination, colonialism, and the logics of capitalism.

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Those affects do not necessarily lead to terrorism but Islamic terrorism…. Views Read Edit View history.

Islamophobia and the becoming-wolf of the Muslim other 2. Critical anthropology and the radical imagination G Hage Melbourne Univ. We rightly celebrate that we live in a society where law and order prevail. Hage grew up in Beirut, Lebanon, as part of a Maronite Catholic family.

On ethnography and political emotions G Hage Anthropological Theory 9 1, Table of contents Reviews Introduction 1. 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.


Email address for updates. London; Sydney; Chicago; Rivers Oram The ecological crisis is the most overwhelming to have ever faced humanity and its consequences permeate every domain of life. A not so multi-sited ethnography of a not so imagined community G Hage Anthropological theory 5 4, Is Racism an Environmental Threat?


He has been a high-profile contributor to debates on multiculturalism in Australia and has published widely on the topic. As my facebook friends know, I take my status updates seriously. Hating Israel in the field: Critical anthropological thought and the radical political imaginary today G Hage Critique of Anthropology 32 3, His most influential work is White Nationwhich draws on theory from Whiteness studiesJacques Lacan and Pierre Bourdieu to interpret ethnographic work undertaken in Australia.

Indeed I can be very frivolous and I always maintain a…. Secularism, as is well-known, gained strength historically as a reaction to an era of European inter-religious violence and massacres. It is in those and similar dips in the affective tectonic plates gghassan which we are all embedded where some of ghxssan emotional propellors of Islamic terrorism grows.

He was at the University of Sydney from before moving to the University of Melbourne. New articles related to this author’s research. This does not mean that I only treat serious topics, or that I take myself overly seriously.


Look at the swamps created by the differential hagee exterminability and mournability between Muslims and non-Muslims. G Hage American Ethnologist 43 1, I asked him how his Palestinian boyfriend was, a lovely man I have grown to care about. Or to ask the question differently: The book has been widely debated in Australia, with many of its themes picked up by anti- racism activists in other countries.

Ghassan Hage

He suffers from deafnesspossibly due to a bomb explosion in Beirut in his teenage years, and had one cochlear implant in and another in Articles 1—20 Show more. Some people whose interest in the Middle East is recent think that Assad is a uniquely Syrian phenomenon. His most recent writing, Is Racism ghaxsan Environmental Threat?