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  1. Feminism and Youth Culture

    Second Edition

    By Angela McRobbie

    Feminism and Youth Culture brings together eight separate essays written by Angela McRobbie (Zoot Suits and Second-Hand Dresses, 1989) over a period of over ten years. Various themes include the effect of sexual inequality on the everyday lives of working-class girls; the blindness of male...

    Published August 15th 2000 by Routledge

  2. Pregnant Pictures

    By Sandra Matthews, Laura Wexler

    In this dazzling collection of over 200 photos of pregnant women taken from art libraries, childbirth manuals, maternity ads, contemporary art, and personal albums, the authors explore the paradox between image and reality. The photos illuminate how society creates feminine roles through the...

    Published July 25th 2000 by Routledge

  3. Interviews/Entrevistas

    By Gloria E. Anzaldua

    Edited by AnaLouise Keating

    In this memoir-like collection, Anzaldúa's powerful voice speaks clearly and passionately. She recounts her life, explains many aspects of her thought, and explores the intersections between her writings and postcolonial theory. For readers engaged in postcoloniality, feminist theory, ethnic...

    Published May 23rd 2000 by Routledge

  4. How Like a Leaf

    An Interview with Donna Haraway

    By Donna Haraway, Thyrza Goodeve

    The author of four seminal works on science and culture, Donna Haraway here speaks for the first time in a direct and non-academic voice. How Like a Leaf will be a welcome inside view of the author's thought....

    Published November 2nd 1999 by Routledge

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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