Feminist Organizations: Harvest of the New Women's Movement

Feminist Organizations: Harvest of the New Women's Movement

by Myra Ferree, Patricia Yancey Martin
     
 

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This collection of twenty-six original essays looks at contemporary feminist organizations, how they've survived, the effects of their work, the problems they face, the strategies they develop, and where the women's movement is headed. The contributors, leading feminist scholars from nine social science disciplines, examine a wide variety of local feminist

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This collection of twenty-six original essays looks at contemporary feminist organizations, how they've survived, the effects of their work, the problems they face, the strategies they develop, and where the women's movement is headed. The contributors, leading feminist scholars from nine social science disciplines, examine a wide variety of local feminist organizations, past and preset, illuminating the struggles of feminist organizers and activists.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781439901564
Publisher:
Temple University Press
Publication date:
03/11/2009
Series:
Women In The Political Economy
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
488
File size:
1 MB

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Meet the Author

Myra Marx Ferree is Professor of Sociology and Women's Studies at the University of Connecticut.

Patricia Yancey Martin is Daisy Parker Flory Alumni Professor of Sociology at Florida State University.

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