Readings in Feminist Rhetorical Theory / Edition 1 by Karen A. Foss | 9781577664970 | Paperback | Barnes & Noble
Readings in Feminist Rhetorical Theory / Edition 1

Readings in Feminist Rhetorical Theory / Edition 1

by Karen A. Foss
     
 

ISBN-10: 1577664973

ISBN-13: 9781577664970

Pub. Date: 11/27/2006

Publisher: Waveland Press, Inc.

Offers a compilation of the writings of nine influential feminist theorists whose work has relevance for rhetorical or communication theory. Among those represented: bell hooks, Gloria Anzald<'u>a, Starhawk, Trinh T. Minh-ha, and Sonia Johnson. Each author is introduced with a brief synopsis of her life and work. Annotation ©2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Overview

Offers a compilation of the writings of nine influential feminist theorists whose work has relevance for rhetorical or communication theory. Among those represented: bell hooks, Gloria Anzald<'u>a, Starhawk, Trinh T. Minh-ha, and Sonia Johnson. Each author is introduced with a brief synopsis of her life and work. Annotation ©2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781577664970
Publisher:
Waveland Press, Inc.
Publication date:
11/27/2006
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
328
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

1. Introduction
2. Cheris Kramarae
Introduction to Cheris Kramarae - Cheris Kramarae
Proprietors of Language - Cheris Kramarae
Women as a Muted Group - Cheris Kramarae
A Visiting Scholar - Cheris Kramarae
Do We Really Want More Control of Technology? - Cheris Kramarae
Feminist Theories of Communication - Cheris Kramarae
3. bell hooks
Introduction to bell hooks - bell hooks
Feminism: A Movement to End Sexist Oppression - bell hooks
Feminist Politicization: A Comment - bell hooks
Back to the Avant-Garde: The Progressive Vision - bell hooks
Design: A Happening Life - bell hooks
4. Gloria Anzaldua
Introduction to Gloria Anzaldúa - Gloria Anzaldua
Speaking in Tongues: A Letter to 3rd World Women Writers - Gloria Anzaldua
La conciencia de la mestiza: Towards a New Consciousness - Gloria Anzaldua
Del Otro Lado - Gloria Anzaldua
Beyond Traditional Notions of Identity - Gloria Anzaldua
5. Mary Daly
Introduction to Mary Daly - Mary Daly
A Call for the Castration of Sexist Religion - Mary Daly
Gyn/Ecology: Spinning New Time/Space - Mary Daly
Sin Big - Mary Daly
Spiraling into the Nineties - Mary Daly
6. Starhawk
Spiraling into the Nineties - Mary Daly
Introduction to Starhawk - Starhawk
Ethics and Justice in Goddess Religion - Starhawk
Truth or Dare - Starhawk
Magic and Its Uses - Starhawk
The Three Types of Power - Starhawk
Authority and Obedience - Starhawk
Roots of the Three Types of Power - Starhawk
Ritual as Bonding: Action as Ritual - Starhawk
The Spiral Dance - Starhawk
The Coven - Starhawk
Creating Sacred Space - Starhawk
Magical Symbols - Starhawk
Energy: The Cone of Power - Starhawk
Roundtable Discussion: Backlash - Starhawk
7. Paula Gunn Allen
Introduction to Paula Gunn Allen - Paula Gunn Allen
All the Good Indians - Paula Gunn Allen
Grandmother of the Sun: Ritual Gynocracy in Native America - Paula Gunn Allen
Some Like Indians Endure - Paula Gunn Allen
Essentially, It's Spring - Paula Gunn Allen
Haggles - Paula Gunn Allen
8. Trinh T. Minh-Ha
Introduction to Trinh T. Minh-Ha - Trinh T. Minh-Ha
Not You/Like You: Post-Colonial Women and the Interlocking Questions of Identity and Difference - Trinh T. Minh-Ha
Yellow Sprouts - Trinh T. Minh-Ha
The Totalizing Quest of Meaning - Trinh T. Minh-Ha
9. Sally Miller Gearhart
Introduction to Sally Miller Gearhart - Sally Miller Gearhart
The Womanization of Rhetoric - Sally Miller Gearhart
The Gatherstretch (excerpt from The Wanderground) - Sally Miller Gearhart
The Chipko - Sally Miller Gearhart
Notes from a Recovering Activist - Sally Miller Gearhart
10. Sonia Johnson
Introduction to Sonia Johnson - Sonia Johnson
"The Bursting of the File" (excerpt from From Housewife to Heretic) - Sonia Johnson
"Who's Afraid of the Supreme Court?" (excerpt from Wildfire) - Sonia Johnson
"Meet My Needs, Make Me Happy" (excerpt from The Ship That Sailed into the Living Room) - Sonia Johnson
"The Bears and Anarchy" (excerpt from The Ship That Sailed Into the Living Room) - Sonia Johnson

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