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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. Modest_Witness@Second_Millennium.FemaleMan_Meets_OncoMouse

    Feminism and Technoscience

    By Donna J. Haraway

    Modest_Witness@Second_Millenium.FemaleMan_Meets_OncoMouse explores the roles of stories, figures, dreams, theories, facts, delusions, advertising, institutions, economic arrangements, publishing practices, scientific advances, and politics in twentieth-century technoscience.The book's title is an...

    Published January 14th 1997 by Routledge

  9. Double Exposures

    The Practice of Cultural Analysis

    By Mieke Bal

    A feminist literary theorist, specialist in Rembrandt, and a scholar with a knack for reading Old Testament stories, Mieke Bal weaves a tapestry of signs and meanings that enrich our senses. Her subject is the act of showing, the gesture of exposing to view. In a museum, for example, the object is...

    Published June 3rd 1996 by Routledge

  10. Identification Papers

    Readings on Psychoanalysis, Sexuality, and Culture

    By Diana Fuss

    The notion of identification, especially in the discourse of feminist theory, has come sharply and dramatically into focus with the recent interest in such topics as queer performativity, cross-dressing, and racial passing. Identification Papers is the first book to track the evolution of...

    Published September 7th 1995 by Routledge