Women's Voices, Feminist Visions: Classic and Contemporary Readings / Edition 5 by Susan Shaw, Janet Lee | | 9780073512327 | Paperback | Barnes & Noble
Women's Voices, Feminist Visions: Classic and Contemporary Readings / Edition 5

Women's Voices, Feminist Visions: Classic and Contemporary Readings / Edition 5

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by Susan Shaw, Janet Lee
     
 

ISBN-10: 007351232X

ISBN-13: 9780073512327

Pub. Date: 07/29/2011

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education

As a leading introductory women’s studies reader, Shaw and Lee’s Women’s Voices, Feminist Visions offers an excellent balance of classic, conceptual, and experiential selections including new contemporary readings. This student-friendly text provides short and accessible readings reflecting the diversity of women’s experiences. With each

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As a leading introductory women’s studies reader, Shaw and Lee’s Women’s Voices, Feminist Visions offers an excellent balance of classic, conceptual, and experiential selections including new contemporary readings. This student-friendly text provides short and accessible readings reflecting the diversity of women’s experiences. With each new edition, the authors keep the framework essays and selections of readings fresh and interesting for students.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780073512327
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Higher Education
Publication date:
07/29/2011
Pages:
768
Sales rank:
689,947
Product dimensions:
7.40(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.20(d)

Table of Contents

1. WOMEN'S STUDIES: PERSPECTIVES AND PRACTICES
Adrienne Rich, Claiming an Education / Phyllis Chesler, Your Legacy / Sheila Ruth, Feminist Activism: Historical Context / bell hooks, Revolutionary Feminism / JeeYeun Lee, Beyond Bean Counting / Allan G. Johnson, Can Men Take Responsibility for the Patriarchy? / Deborah L. Rhode, Denials of Inequality
2. SYSTEMS OF PRIVILEGE AND INEQUALITY IN WOMEN'S LIVES
Patricia Hill Collins, Toward a New Vision / Marilyn Frye, Oppression / Laurel Richardson, Gender Stereotyping in the English Language / Suzanne Pharr, Homophobia: A Weapon of Sexism / Peggy McIntosh, White Privilege and Male Privilege / Gloria Yamato, Something about the Subject Makes It Hard to Name / Donna Langston, Tired of Playing Monopoly? / Baba Copper, Voices: On Becoming Old Women / Susan Wendell, The Social Construction of Disability
3. LEARNING GENDER IN A DIVERSE SOCIETY
(and more...)

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