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Sexual decoys: gender, race and war in imperial democracy. A decoy is an object designed to allure, deceive and entrap. Sexual decoys such as Hillary Clinton deceive one into believing that women are equal now. Racial decoys like Colin Powell propose that racial discrimination no longer exists. The truth is otherwise.Author: Cynthia Cockburn. - Minnie Bruce Pratt, Poet-activist'Zillah Eisenstein's Sexual Decoys is an incisive critique of the rightwing mobilization of gender and race for imperial designs. The book insightfully illuminates the contradictions of war waged in the name of spreading democracy.5/5(1).

Sexual Decoys: Gender, Race and War in Imperial Democracy and millions of other books are available for Amazon Kindle. Learn more Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App.Author: Zillah Eisenstein. Sexual Decoys: Gender, Race and War in Imperial Democracy. She warns that women's rights rhetoric is being manipulated as a ploy for global dominance and a misogynistic capture of democratic discourse. However, Eisenstein also believes that the radically plural and diverse lives of women will lay the basis for an assault on these fascistic elements.3.2/5.

The book Sexual Decoys: Gender, Race and War in Imperial Democracy, Zillah Eisenstein is published by Zed Books. Get this from a library! Sexual decoys: gender, race and war in imperial democracy. [Zillah R Eisenstein] -- "In this book, Zillah Eisenstein continues her unforgiving indictment of neoliberal imperial politics. She charts its most recent militarist and masculinist configurations through discussions of the.