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Becoming an Ally: Breaking the Cycle of Oppression

Becoming an Ally: Breaking the Cycle of Oppression (Paperback)

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This book, published in Europe and USA for the first time, looks specifically at addressing oppression in people. By narrowing the focus, Anne Bishop again raises a number of questions concerning where oppression comes from. Has it always been with us as a part of `human nature'? What can we do to change it? What does individual healing have to do with the struggles for social justice? What does social justice have to do with individual healing? Why do members of oppressed groups fight each other, sometimes more viciously than their oppressor? Why do some who experience oppression develop a life-long commitment to fighting oppression, while others turn around and oppress others?

Health & WellbeingHealth & PsychologyPopular psychologyHistory & PoliticsPolitics & governmentPolitical control & freedomsHuman rightsPhilosophy, Psychology & Social SciencesSociologySocial theory Publisher: Zed Books Ltd Publication Date: 27/09/2002 ISBN-13: 9781842772256  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
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Anne Bishop is a community development worker and popular educator. She has also worked in the field of international development. For almost thirty years, she has been part of, and worked with, many groups struggling to achieve social justice.

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