Notes on Authors.
Introduction: Identities: Modern and Postmodern Linda Martín Alcoff.
Part I: Foundations.
1. Independence and Dependence of Self-Consciousness: G.W.F. Hegel.
2. On the Jewish Question: Karl Marx.
3. Consciousness and What is Unconscious: Sigmund Freud.
4. The Self: George Herbert Mead.
Part II: Race/Ethnicity/Ethnorace.
5. The Conservation of Races: W.E.B. Du Bois.
6. The New Negro: Alain Locke.
7. Identity and Dignity in the Context of the National Liberation Struggle: Amilcar Cabral.
8. The Fact of Blackness: Frantz Fanon.
9. Whiteness as Property: Cheryl I. Harris.
10. New Ethnicities: Stuart Hall.
11. The Latino Imaginary: Meanings of Community and Identity: Juan Flores.
Part III: Class and Identity.
12. Class Consciousness: Georg Lukács.
13. Class Consciousness in History: E. J. Hobsbawm.
14. Preface from The Making of the English Working Class: E.P. Thompson.
15. Introduction from Elementary Aspects of Peasant Insurgency in Colonial India: Ranajit Guha.
Part IV: Gender/Sexuality.
16. Introduction from The Second Sex: Simone de Beauvoir.
17. One Is Not Born a Woman: Monique Wittig.
18. Throwing Like a Girl: A Phenomenology of Feminine Body Comportment, Motility, and Spatiality: Iris Marion Young.
19. Mapping the Margins: Intersectionality, Identity Politics, and Violence Against Women of Color: Kimberlé Crenshaw.
20. Gender Trouble, Feminist Theory and Psychoanalytic Discourse: Judith Butler.
21. Revolutions, Universals and Sexual Categories: John Boswell.
22. Sex Before Sexuality: Pederasty, Politics, and Power in Classical Athens: David M. Halperin.
23. Sexual Indifference and Lesbian Representation: Teresa de Lauretis.
24. Transsexual Discourses and Languages of Identification: Jason Cromwell.
Part V: National/Transnational Identities.
25. National Identity and Citizenship: Ross Poole.
26. On the Making of Transnational Identities in the Age of Globalization: The US Latina/o – ‘Latin” American Case: Daniel Mato.
27. Globalization as a Problem: Roland Robertson.
28. Postcoloniality and the Boundaries of Identity: R. Rhadakrishnan.
Part VI: Reconfigurations.
29. The Clash of Definitions: Edward W. Said.
30. Cultural Citizenship, Inequality, and Multiculturalism: Renato Rosaldo.
31. Localism, Globalism and Cultural Identity: Mike Featherstone.
32. Universalism, Particularism, and the Question of Identity: Ernesto Laclau.
33. A Manifesto for Cyborgs: Science, Technology, and Socialist Feminism in the 1980s: Donna Haraway.
34. The Epistemic Status of Cultural Identity: Satya P. Mohanty.
Afterword: Identities: Postcolonial and Global: Eduardo Mendieta.