Sara Ahmed

 

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  1. What's the Use?

    What's the Use?

    On the Uses of Use

    By Sara Ahmed

    Duke University Press Books

    Continuing the work she began in The Promise of Happiness and Willful Subjects by taking up a single word and following its historical, intellectual, and political significance, Sara Ahmed explores how use operates as an organizing... Learn More
    Published: 25th October 2019
    Hardback | £85.00
    Paperback | £22.99
  2. Living a Feminist Life

    Living a Feminist Life

    By Sara Ahmed

    Duke University Press Books

    Showing how feminist theory is generated from everyday life and the ordinary experiences of being a feminist, Sara Ahmed highlights the ties between feminist theory and living a life that sustains it by building on legacies of... Learn More
    Published: 10th March 2017
    Hardback | £89.00
    Paperback | £23.99
  3. Willful Subjects

    Willful Subjects

    By Sara Ahmed

    Duke University Press Books

    Cultural theorist Sara Ahmed explores how willfulness is often a charge made by some against others. By following the figure of the willful subject, who wills wrongly or wills too much, Ahmed suggests that willfulness might be... Learn More
    Published: 25th August 2014
    Hardback | £89.00
    Paperback | £23.99
  4. On Being Included
    Ahmed argues that a commitment to diversity is frequently substituted for a commitment to actual change. She traces the work that diversity does, examining how the term is used and the way it serves to make questions about racism... Learn More
    Published: 28th March 2012
    Hardback | £85.00
    Paperback | £21.99
  5. The Promise of Happiness

    The Promise of Happiness

    By Sara Ahmed

    Duke University Press Books

    This provocative cultural critique of the imperative to be happy draws on the work of feminist, black, and queer critics showing how happiness is used to justify social oppression.... Learn More
    Published: 6th April 2010
    Hardback | £89.00
    Paperback | £23.99
  6. Queer Phenomenology
    Cultural theorist Sara Ahmed demonstrates how queer studies can put phenomenology to productive use by analyzing what it means for bodies to be "oriented" in space and time.... Learn More
    Published: 4th December 2006
    Hardback | £85.00
    Paperback | £21.99