Textbook Notes (368,432)
Canada (161,877)
Sociology (1,513)
SOC232H5 (25)
Chapter

Lemert 646-650.docx

2 Pages
70 Views
Unlock Document

Department
Sociology
Course
SOC232H5
Professor
Erik Schneiderhan
Semester
Fall

Description
Intellectual Exile: Expatriates and Marginals- Edward Said  In pre-modern times, banishment was a dreadful punishment because it meant being a permanent outcast (never felt at home close to family and at odds with environment)  Association between idea of exile and terrors of being a leper, social and moral untouchable  Difficulty for exiles is that they live with the constant reminder that they are in exile, their home is close by; exile in a median state, neither completely at one with new setting nor fully disencumbered of the old (half involvements/half detachments)  Outsiders whose presence complicates presumed homogeneity of new societies  **the intellectual who considers him to be a part of a more general condition affecting the displaced national community is therefore likely to be a source not of acculturation an
More Less

Related notes for SOC232H5

Log In


OR

Join OneClass

Access over 10 million pages of study
documents for 1.3 million courses.

Sign up

Join to view


OR

By registering, I agree to the Terms and Privacy Policies
Already have an account?
Just a few more details

So we can recommend you notes for your school.

Reset Password

Please enter below the email address you registered with and we will send you a link to reset your password.

Add your courses

Get notes from the top students in your class.


Submit