Scattered Hegemonies: Postmodernity and Transnational Feminist Practices / Edition 1

Scattered Hegemonies: Postmodernity and Transnational Feminist Practices / Edition 1

by Inderpal Grewal
     
 

ISBN-10: 0816621381

ISBN-13: 9780816621385

Pub. Date: 04/01/1994

Publisher: University of Minnesota Press

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780816621385
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
Publication date:
04/01/1994
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
261
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.80(d)

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Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
1Introduction: Transnational Feminist Practices and Questions of Postmodernity1
Pt. 1Gender, Nation, and Critiques of Modernity
2The Female Body and Nationalist Discourse: The Field of Life and Death Revisited37
3The Female Body and "Transnational" Reproduction; or, Rape by Any Other Name?63
4Woman, Nation, and Narration in Midnight's Children76
5Betrayal: An Analysis in Three Acts90
6Traddutora, Traditora: A Paradigmatic Figure of Chicana Feminism110
Pt. 2Global-Colonial Limits
7The Politics of Location as Transnational Feminist Practice137
8Crossing the First World/Third World Divides: Testimonial, Transnational Feminisms, and the Postmodern Condition153
9Theorizing Woman: Funu, Guojia, Jiating (Chinese Women, Chinese State, Chinese Family)173
10No Basta Teorizar: In-Difference to Solidarity in Contemporary Fiction, Theory, and Practice197
11Autobiographic Subjects and Diasporic Locations: Meatless Days and Borderlands231
Contributors255
Index257

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