Kuipers rightly claims that his findings have implications for studies of linguistic shift and sociocultural marginality
. "Linguistic ideology" has to be regarded as a key concept for such studies.
We noted above that many of the social composition variables which correlate strongly with turnout are themselves interrelated and the same is true of marginality
and 'scope for tactical voting'.
Through such analyses Harper's chapters unpack the "multitude of different subject positions that any given individual might occupy, even simultaneously" (164) and in doing so, go a long way toward achieving his objective, as stated in the introduction: to show that any adequate theory of postmodern subjectivity requires a complex analysis of various forms of social marginality
The fact that the phenomena of peripherality and marginality
are complex urges researchers to study the problem from a multidisciplinary perspective.
If post-colonialism is a language which grasps the global and the local by understanding the complexities of imperial relationship, a study of the issue of marginality
in the Ibis trilogy is alone sufficient to show that this language of post-colonialism is ever alive as it can endearingly embrace fictionality, historicity, and material reality by virtue of its inclusive interrogation, immaculate investigation and ingenious imagination.
is thus conceived as spatial: Bankovskaya (2014) notes that "Park comes to his notion of the 'marginal man'...
To do so, it first surveys the meanings of marginality
in the three reviewed works, and then discusses common themes: the politics of marginality
(including the role of African states), marginalization as the outcome of a diversity of trajectories, and the symbolic construction of marginality
as a form of belonging.
Not only have many of us experienced marginality
personally and professionally, but also our work in the writing center frequently brings us face-to-face with students who may also feel marginal.
The notion of marginality
has been used by liberation theologians to denote the location of the marginalized and the excluded.
Performance, Theater, and Society in Contemporary Nicaragua: Spectacles of Gender, Sexuality, and Marginality
Youth, Education, and Marginality
: Local and Global Expressions is an anthology of scholarly essays by learned authors scrutinizing the problems faced by young people who mare marginalized in schools - whether due to ethnicity, poverty, sexual orientation, or other factors.