Standpoints And Differences

Overview

This volume investigates a key area of theoretical interest within contemporary feminist and poststructuralist theory, paying particular attention to feminist psychology.

Recognizing that feminist researchers have a long-standing commitment to conducting research from feminist standpoints, the contributors consider the tensions between this and the poststructuralist argument that research and emancipatory politics can flow from personal and political differences. The volume ...

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Overview

This volume investigates a key area of theoretical interest within contemporary feminist and poststructuralist theory, paying particular attention to feminist psychology.

Recognizing that feminist researchers have a long-standing commitment to conducting research from feminist standpoints, the contributors consider the tensions between this and the poststructuralist argument that research and emancipatory politics can flow from personal and political differences. The volume considers questions and developments on 'giving voice', and explores arguments and theoretical positions concerning power and subjectivity, paying attention to how these inform research practice.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780761954446
  • Publisher: SAGE Publications
  • Publication date: 8/7/1998
  • Series: Gender and Psychology
  • Pages: 252
  • Product dimensions: 6.14 (w) x 9.21 (h) x 0.53 (d)

Table of Contents

Introduction - Karen Henwood, Christine Griffin and Ann Phoenix
PART ONE: MODES OF ARGUING/THEORETICAL POSITIONING
Dialogues and Differences - Rosalind Gill
Writing, Reflexivity and the Crisis of Representation
Telling Stories - Stevi Jackson
Memory, Narrative and Experience in Feminist Research and Theory
PART TWO: DIVERSE POSITIONINGS
Women and Men Talk about Aggression - Corinne Squire
An Analysis of Narrative Genre
Voice and Ventriloquation in Girls' Development - Lyn Mikel Brown
Researching Marginalized Standpoints - Harriet Marshall, Anne Woollett and Neelam Dosanjh
Some Tensions around Plural Standpoints and Diverse 'Experiences'
Shameful Women - Bruna Seu
Accounts of Withdrawal and Silence
Gender Practices - Margaret Wetherell and Nigel Edley
Steps in the Analysis of Men and Masculinities
An Outsider Within - Sara Willott
A Feminist Doing Research with Men
PART THREE: REFLECTIONS ON THEORY AND PRACTICE
Beyond Innocence - Janneke van Mens-Verhulst
Feminist Mental Health Care and the Postmodernist Perspective
The Child, the Woman and the Cyborg - Erica Burman
(Im)possibilities of Feminist Developmental Psychology

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