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  1. Kate Chopin's The Awakening

    A Routledge Study Guide and Sourcebook

    Edited by Janet Beer, Elizabeth Nolan

    Series: Routledge Guides to Literature

    Damned upon publication for engaging with the taboo issues of female sexuality and infidelity, Kate Chopin's The Awakening (1899) is now hailed as a key early feminist text and an important work of American literature.This sourcebook combines accessible commentary with reprinted documents to...

    Published May 20th 2004 by Routledge

  2. Jacques Lacan and Feminist Epistemology

    By Kirsten Campbell

    Series: Transformations

    This book outlines a compelling new agenda for feminist theories of identity and social relations. Using Lacanian psychoanalysis with feminist epistemology, the author sets out a groundbreaking psychoanalytic social theory. Campbell's work offers answers to the important contemporary question of...

    Published May 13th 2004 by Routledge

  3. Simone de Beauvoir

    By Ursula Tidd

    Series: Routledge Critical Thinkers

    Simone de Beauvoir's groundbreaking work has transformed the way we think about gender and identity. Without her 1949 text The Second Sex, gender theory as we know it today would be unthinkable. A leading figure in French existentialism, Beauvoir's concepts of 'becoming woman' and of woman as '...

    Published November 13th 2003 by Routledge

  4. Julia Kristeva

    By Noelle McAfee

    Series: Routledge Critical Thinkers

    One of the most original thinkers of the twentieth century, Julia Kristeva has been driving forward the fields of literary and cultural studies since the 1960s. This volume is an accessible, introductory guide to the main themes of Kristeva's work, including her ideas on:*semiotics and symbolism*...

    Published October 16th 2003 by Routledge

  5. The Rhetorics of Feminism

    Readings in Contemporary Cultural Theory and the Popular Press

    By Lynne Pearce

    Series: Transformations

    Is it possible that changes in rhetorical practice could alter not just how thought is expressed, but also how it is made? Through a close stylistic and rhetorical analysis of contemporary feminist writing - from the cultural theory of Judith Butler to the popular journalism of Naomi Wolf and...

    Published September 25th 2003 by Routledge

  6. Mary Wollstonecraft and the Critics, 1788-2001

    Edited by Harriet Devine Jump

    Mary Wollstonecraft has been described as 'the mother of feminism'. The progress of her literary reputation charts a curve which parallels that of feminist theory, both in the field of women's studies and in that of literary criticism. The writings gathered together here for the first time will...

    Published March 13th 2003 by Routledge

  7. American Feminism

    Key Source Documents, 1848-1920

    Edited by Janet Beer, Katherine Joslin, Anne Trudgill

    Series: History of Feminism

    This anthology publishes key documents in the history of American feminism that are currently only available in extract form or in archives.This set spans from the Seneca Falls Convention in 1848 to the ratification of the Nineteenth Amendment granting women's suffrage in 1920, and includes works...

    Published November 28th 2002 by Routledge

  8. Who's Who in Contemporary Women's Writing

    Edited by Jane Eldridge Miller

    Unique in its breadth of coverage, Who's Who in Contemporary Women's Writing is a comprehensive, authoritative and enjoyable guide to women's fiction, prose, poetry and drama from around the world in the second half of the twentieth century. Over the course of 1000 entries by over 150...

    Published November 14th 2002 by Routledge

  9. M. Feminist Criticism

    Edited by Terrence Hawkes

    Series: New Accents

    These two volumes are part of the forty-one volume set New Accents. First launched in 1977, the New Accents series rapidly changed the face of literary studies. Its clear and concise volumes brought the latest in literary theory to students and academics and paved the way for undergraduate teaching...

    Published October 17th 2002 by Routledge

  10. Mary Wollstonecraft's A Vindication of the Rights of Woman

    A Sourcebook

    Edited by Adriana Craciun

    Series: Routledge Guides to Literature

    Mary Wollstonecraft's A Vindication of the Rights of Woman (1792) is the founding text of modern feminism. In this sourcebook, Adriana Craciun provides the ideal starting point for students new to Wollstonecraft's revolutionary work, providing carefully focused introductory materials combined with...

    Published April 25th 2002 by Routledge