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  1. Telling Flesh

    The Substance of the Corporeal

    By Vicki Kirby

    First Published in 1997. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published September 15th 1997 by Routledge

  2. Women Working In The Environment

    Resourceful Natures

    By Carolyn E. Sachs

    Based on theoretical insights from ecofeminism, women and development, and postmodernism, and the convincing empirical work of numerous scholars, this book is organized around five aspects of gender relationships with the environment: Part I-gender divisions of labor, Part 2-property rights, Part 3...

    Published August 31st 1997 by Routledge

  3. Materialist Feminism

    A Reader in Class, Difference, and Women's Lives

    Edited by Rosemary Hennessy, Chrys Ingraham

    During the 1980s, capitalism triumphantly secured its global reach, anti-communist ideologies hammered home socialism's inherent failure, the New Left increasingly moved into the professional middle class--and many of feminism's earlier priorities were marginalized. "Identity politics", often...

    Published August 11th 1997 by Routledge

  4. Dislocating Cultures

    Identities, Traditions, and Third World Feminism

    By Uma Narayan

    Series: Thinking Gender

    Dislocating Cultures takes aim at the related notions of nation, identity, and tradition to show how Western and Third World scholars have misrepresented Third World cultures and feminist agendas. Drawing attention to the political forces that have spawned, shaped, and perpetuated these...

    Published July 22nd 1997 by Routledge

  5. Femme

    Feminists, Lesbians and Bad Girls

    Edited by Laura Harris, Elizabeth Crocker

    Femme seeks to redress the ways that femme identities have been elided, idealized, or not fully historicized in a productive reconsideration of lesbian and butch-femme history, of feminism, and of queer thought. As a feminist project, Femme offers an alliance between many communities of women...

    Published July 14th 1997 by Routledge

  6. Whores and Other Feminists

    Edited by Jill Nagle

    Whores and Other Feminists fleshes out feminist politics from the perspective of sex workers--strippers, prostitutes, porn writers, producers and performers, dominatrices--and their allies. Comprising a range of voices from both within and outside the academy, this collection draws from...

    Published July 1st 1997 by Routledge

  7. Jews and Feminism

    The Ambivalent Search for Home

    By Laura Levitt

    By interrogating America's promise of a home for Jews as citizens of the liberal state, Jews and Feminism questions the very terms of this social "contract". Maintaining that Jews, women, and Jewish women are not necessarily secure within this construction of the state, Laura Levitt links this...

    Published June 24th 1997 by Routledge

  8. Creating a Place For Ourselves

    Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual Community Histories

    Edited by Brett Beemyn

    Creating a Place For Ourselves is a groundbreaking collection of essays that examines gay life in the United States before Stonewall and the gay liberation movement. Along with examining areas with large gay communities such as New York, San Francisco and Fire Island, the contributors also consider...

    Published April 6th 1997 by Routledge

  9. The Second Wave

    A Reader in Feminist Theory

    Edited by Linda Nicholson

    The Second Wave collects many of the major essays of feminist theory of the past forty years, essays by the figures who have made key contributions to feminist theory during this period and have generated extensive discussion. Organized historically, these essays provide a sense of the major...

    Published February 20th 1997 by Routledge

  10. Femininity Played Straight

    The Significance of Being Lesbian

    By Biddy Martin

    In Femininity Played Straight, Biddy Martin traces the changing relations of lesbianism and feminist theory from the late 1970s to the present. These sparkling essays argue for accounts of sexuality, gender and subjectivity that make lesbianism intelligible and important, for lesbians and...

    Published February 13th 1997 by Routledge