intersectionality - definition and synonyms


or intersectionalism

  1.   From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    the study of the intersections (=meeting points) between different minority groups; for example, how being a gay woman or a black woman affects the inequalities experienced by women as a whole

    Today I’m going to talk to you about intersectionality as a language for identity forged through systematic social relations of oppression and privilege.

    Submitted from United Kingdom on 13/03/2013