Contemporary feminist theories /

Feminist theory has grown into a vast field. Feminist writers, thinkers, and activists have produced an often bewildering body of knowledge concerned with difference and diversity, identity and inequality, ethnicity, race, and class, as well as gender. Despite its growing influence, however, no sing...

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Other Authors / Creators:Jackson, Stevi.
Jones, Jackie, 1964-
Format: eBook Electronic
Language:English
Language notes:English.
Imprint: Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press, ©1998.
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Retention:digitized
Online Access:Click here for full text
Table of Contents:
  • 1. Thinking for Ourselves: An Introduction to Feminist Theorising
  • 2. Feminist Social Theory
  • 3. Feminist Theory and Economic Change
  • 4. Feminist Political Theory
  • 5. Feminist Jurisprudence
  • 6. Feminism and Anthropology
  • 7. Black Feminisms
  • 8. Post-colonial Feminist Theory
  • 9. Lesbian Theory
  • 10. Theorising Gender and Sexuality
  • 11. Feminist Linguistic Theories
  • 12. Psychoanalytic Feminist Theory
  • 13. Postmodernism and Feminism
  • 14. Feminist Literary Theory
  • 15. Feminist Media and Film Theory
  • 16. Theorising the Personal
  • 17. Women's Studies
  • Notes on Contributors
  • Subject Index
  • Name Index