Theorizing Feminism / Edition 2

Theorizing Feminism / Edition 2

by Anne C. Herrmann, Abigail J. Stewart
     
 


This revised and updated second edition of Theorizing Feminism: Parallel Trends in the Humanities and Social Sciences, a genuinely interdisciplinary anthology of significant contributions to feminist theory, is a volume that does justice to a subject that, in the past, has been challenging for professors to teach. This timely reader is creatively editedSee more details below

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This revised and updated second edition of Theorizing Feminism: Parallel Trends in the Humanities and Social Sciences, a genuinely interdisciplinary anthology of significant contributions to feminist theory, is a volume that does justice to a subject that, in the past, has been challenging for professors to teach. This timely reader is creatively edited and contains insightful introductory material that illuminates the historical development of feminist theory as well as the current state of the field.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780813367880
Publisher:
Westview Press
Publication date:
12/01/2000
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
548
Product dimensions:
1.22(w) x 6.00(h) x 9.00(d)
Lexile:
1420L (what's this?)

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Table of Contents

Credits
Reading Feminist Theories: Collaborating Across Disciplines
1What Is Feminism?
2The Combahee River Collective Statement
3From a Long Line of Vendidas: Chicanas and Feminism
4Anti-Anti-Identity Politics: Feminism, Democracy, and the Complexities of Citizenship
5Gender and the Meaning of Difference: Postmodernism and Psychology
6Romance in the Age of Electronics: Harlequin Enterprises
7The Medical Construction of Gender: Case Management of Intersexed Infants
8The Politics of Androgyny in Japan: Sexuality and Subversion in the Theater and Beyond
9Notes Toward a Feminist Peace Politics
10Making It Perfectly Queer
11Sex Equality: On Difference and Dominance
12Deconstructing Equality-Versus-Difference: or, The Uses of Poststructuralist Theory for Feminism
13On Being the Object of Property
14Gender, Race, Raza
15Feminism and Difference: The Perils of Writing as a Woman on Women in Algeria
16Violence in the Other Country: China as Crisis, Spectacle, and Woman
17From High Heels to Swathed Bodies
18Hegemonic Relations and Gender Resistance: The New Veiling as Accommodating Protest in Cairo
19Fetal Images: The Power of Visual Culture in the Politics of Reproduction
20Dissident Citizenship: Democratic Theory, Political Courage, and Activist Women
21Automating Gender: Postmodern Feminism in the Age of the Intelligent Machine
22African and Western Feminisms: World-Traveling the Tendencies and Possibilities

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