Journals Higher Education



This item is printed to order. Items which are printed to order are normally despatched and charged within 5-10 days.

Published: 14 September 2017

232 Pages


ISBN: 9780190618049

Also Available As:


Also Available In:

Bookseller Code (AQ)

Curated Stories

The Uses and Misuses of Storytelling

Sujatha Fernandes

Oxford Studies in Culture and Politics

  • Provocatively argues that storytelling may actually circumscribe the goals of marginalized groups and limit their chances of securing real social change.
  • Not just a critical examination of contemporary use of narrative but suggests ways stories might be used to achieve real social change.
  • Takes a global view of storytelling moving beyond Western contexts and countries

Also of Interest