Telling Our Lives:Conversations on Solidarity & Difference / Edition 1

Telling Our Lives:Conversations on Solidarity & Difference / Edition 1

by Frida Kerner Furman, Elizabeth A. Kelly, Linda Williamson Nelson
     
 

Telling Our Lives explores how three working-class women-from Jewish, African-American, and Irish-American backgrounds connect across their differences through storytelling and conversation.See more details below

Overview

Telling Our Lives explores how three working-class women-from Jewish, African-American, and Irish-American backgrounds connect across their differences through storytelling and conversation.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780742541740
Publisher:
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
06/28/2005
Series:
Feminist Constructions Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
7.02(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.67(d)

Meet the Author

Frida Kerner Furman is professor of religious studies at DePaul University. Elizabeth A. Kelly is associate professor in the Women's and Gender Studies Program at DePaul University. Linda Williamson Nelson is associate professor of anthropology and writing at Richard Stockton College.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Acknowledgments Chapter 2 Introduction Chapter 3 Daughters of Diaspora: Negotiating Family and Cultural Heritage Chapter 4 A Friend of My Mind: Co-Construction and Cooperation in Extended Conversations Chapter 5 The House that Words Built: Education and Dissidence Chapter 6 For Every Border, a Bridge: Identity, Hybridity, and Moral Selves Chapter 7 Work As Prayer: The Spiritual Dynamics of Professional Lives Within and Against the Academy Chapter 8 Interwoven Lives, Cosmopolitan Visions Chapter 9 Bibliography Chapter 10 Index

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