Patricia Collins

Patricia Collins

Oppressed groups are frequently placed in the situation of being listened to only if we frame our ideas in the language that is familiar to and comfortable for a dominant group. This requirement often changes the meaning of our ideas and works to elevate the ideas of dominant groups.More Patricia Collins quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Knowledge without wisdom is adequate for the powerful, but wisdom is essential to the survival of the subordinateMore Patricia Collins quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Work for black women has been an important and valued dimension of Afrocentric definitions of black motherhood.More Patricia Collins quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I suggest that Black feminist thought consists of specialised knowledge created by African-American women which clarifies a standpoint of and for Black women. In other words, Black feminist thought encompasses theoretical interpretations of Black women's reality by those who live it.More Patricia Collins quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
A white college student from a private college goes into a poor neighborhood and volunteers four hours a week and that's considered exemplary. [Whereas] a poor kid who lives in that community and takes care of all the kids in that neighborhood four hours every day is not seen as a volunteer.More Patricia Collins quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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