Different Wavelengths: Studies of the Contemporary Women's Movement

Different Wavelengths: Studies of the Contemporary Women's Movement

by Jo Reger
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0415948789

ISBN-13: 9780415948784

Pub. Date: 07/28/2005

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

The original essays in this collection ground the shifting terrain of feminism in the 21st century. The contributors define and examine the complexity of the Third Wave by answering questions like: how appropriate is a "third wave" label for contemporary feminism; are the agendas of contemporary feminism and the "second wave" really all that different; does the

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The original essays in this collection ground the shifting terrain of feminism in the 21st century. The contributors define and examine the complexity of the Third Wave by answering questions like: how appropriate is a "third wave" label for contemporary feminism; are the agendas of contemporary feminism and the "second wave" really all that different; does the wave metaphor accurately describe the difference between contemporary feminists and their predecessors; how do women of color fit into this notion of contemporary feminism; and what are the future directions of the feminist movement?

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ISBN-13:
9780415948784
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
07/28/2005
Pages:
320
Product dimensions:
6.60(w) x 9.60(h) x 1.70(d)

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