FREE SHIPPING - SAFE PAYMENT - MONEY BACK GUARANTEE Need help?

ISBN Life Lines: Writing Transcultural Adoption book

by ISBN - Sold by Dodax EU
State: New
(RRP): $184.99
$139.36
Savings: $45.63 (25%)
VAT included - FREE Shipping
ISBN ISBN Life Lines: Writing Transcultural Adoption book
ISBN - ISBN Life Lines: Writing Transcultural Adoption book

Do you like this product? Spread the word!

$139.36 incl. VAT
Only 1 items available Only 1 items available
Delivery: between 2021-03-17 and 2021-03-19
Sales & Shipping: Dodax EU

Check other buying options

1 Offer for $141.26

Sold by Dodax

$141.26 incl. VAT
State: New
Free Shipping
Delivery: between 2021-03-17 and 2021-03-19
View other buying options

Description

Adoptions that cross the lines of culture, race and nation are a major consequence of conflicts around the globe, yet their histories and representations have rarely been considered. Life Lines: Writing Transcultural Adoption is the first critical study to explore narratives of transcultural adoption from contemporary Britain, Ireland and America: fictions, films and memoirs made by those within the adoption 'triad' or those concerned with the pain and possibilities of transcultural adoption. While acknowledging the sobering inequalities which engender transcultural adoptions and the lasting upset of sundered relations, at the same time John McLeod considers the transfigurative and creative propensity of imagining transcultural adoption as radically calling into question ideas of biogenetic attachment, racial genealogy, cultural identity and normative family-making. How might the predicament of 'being adopted' transculturally enable the transformative agency of 'adoptive being' for all? Exploring works by Andrea Levy, Barbara Kingsolver, Toni Morrison, Sebastian Barry, Caryl Phillips, Jackie Kay and several others, Life Lines makes a groundbreaking intervention in such fields as transcultural studies, postcolonial thought, and adoption theory and practice.

Product Features

Features ISBN Life Lines: Writing Transcultural Adoption. Genre: Contemporary novel, Book cover type: Hardback, Language version: English. Width: 156 mm, Height: 234 mm. Minimum order quantity: 1 pc(s)

Product Details

DUIN 2RFEFK7FNL3

GTIN 09781472590381

Release Date 27.12.2018

Dimension 9.21 x 6.14  inches

Manufacturer Part Number 9781472590381

$139.36
We use cookies on our website to make our services more efficient and more user-friendly. Therefore please select "Accept cookies"! Please read our Privacy Policy for further information.