Feminism and Method: Ethnography, Discourse Analysis, and Activist Research / Edition 1

Feminism and Method: Ethnography, Discourse Analysis, and Activist Research / Edition 1

by Nancy A. Naples, A. Naples Nancy
     
 

ISBN-10: 0415944481

ISBN-13: 9780415944489

Pub. Date: 05/30/2003

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Naples draws on different research topics, such as welfare, poverty, sexual identity, and sexual abuse, to illustrate some of the most salient dilemmas of feminist research: the debate over objectivity, the paradox of discourse, the dilemma of "standpoint," and the challenges of activist research. By linking important feminist theoretical debates with case

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Naples draws on different research topics, such as welfare, poverty, sexual identity, and sexual abuse, to illustrate some of the most salient dilemmas of feminist research: the debate over objectivity, the paradox of discourse, the dilemma of "standpoint," and the challenges of activist research. By linking important feminist theoretical debates with case studies, Naples illustrates the strategies she developed for resolving the challenges posed be postmodern, Third World, postcolonial, and queer studies.

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ISBN-13:
9780415944489
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
05/30/2003
Pages:
280
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.90(d)

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