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Introduction to special issue: the logic of victimhood

Chouliaraki, Lilie and Banet-Weiser, Sarah (2021) Introduction to special issue: the logic of victimhood. European Journal of Cultural Studies, 24 (1). 3 - 9. ISSN 1367-5494

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Identification Number: 10.1177/1367549420985846

Abstract

This special issue aims to identify the social and affective dynamics that circulate and attach to the ‘master’ signifier of victimhood in liberal public spheres. Drawing on cutting-edge work by leading scholars across theoretical traditions, the issue illuminates the ways in which victimhood emerges as a dominant communicative logic in three distinct but interrelated domains of liberal publicity: its histories, politics and aesthetics.

Item Type: Article
Official URL: https://journals.sagepub.com/home/ecs
Additional Information: © 2021 The Authors
Divisions: Media and Communications
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare. Criminology
Date Deposited: 16 Dec 2020 16:18
Last Modified: 20 Sep 2021 04:11
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/107926

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