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Women's Voices, Feminist Visions

Women's Voices, Feminist Visions
  • Author : Susan Shaw,Janet Lee
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date :2009
  • Total pages :755
  • ISBN :

Summary : Women’s Voices is an introductory women's studies reader crafted to include a balance of recent contemporary readings with historical and classic pieces. This student-friendly text provides short, accessible readings reflecting the diversity of women’s experiences. Chapter introductions provide background information on each chapter's topic, including explanations of key concepts and ideas and references to the subsequent reading selections. This new edition includes revised chapter framework essays that reflect the most up-to-date research and theory in the field.

Women's Voices, Feminist Visions

Women's Voices, Feminist Visions
  • Author : Susan Maxine Shaw,Janet Lee
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date :2007
  • Total pages :743
  • ISBN :

Summary : An introductory women s studies reader which offers various classic, conceptual, and experiential writings. It contains chapter introductions which provide background information on topics, including explanations of key concepts and ideas and references to the subsequent reading selections.

Women's Voices, Feminist Visions: Classic and Contemporary Readings

Women's Voices, Feminist Visions: Classic and Contemporary Readings
  • Author : Susan Shaw,Janet Lee
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date :2014-04-23
  • Total pages :784
  • ISBN : 9780078027000

Summary : As a leading introductory women's and gender studies reader, Shaw and Lee's Women's Voices, Feminist Visions offers an excellent balance of classic, conceptual, and experiential selections including new contemporary readings. This student-friendly text provides short and accessible readings reflecting the diversity of women's experiences. With each new edition, the authors keep the framework essays and selections of readings fresh and interesting for students.

Women's Voices, Feminist Visions: Classic and Contemporary Readings

Women's Voices, Feminist Visions: Classic and Contemporary Readings
  • Author : Susan Shaw,Janet Lee
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date :2011-07-29
  • Total pages :736
  • ISBN : 9780073512327

Summary : As a leading introductory women’s studies reader, Shaw and Lee’s Women’s Voices, Feminist Visions offers an excellent balance of classic, conceptual, and experiential selections including new contemporary readings. This student-friendly text provides short and accessible readings reflecting the diversity of women’s experiences. With each new edition, the authors keep the framework essays and selections of readings fresh and interesting for students.

Women's Voices, Feminist Visions

Women's Voices, Feminist Visions
  • Author : Susan Maxine Shaw,Janet Lee
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date :2004
  • Total pages :593
  • ISBN : 9780072822427

Summary : This introductory women's studies reader offers a wide range of classic, conceptual, and experiential writings. Chapter introductions provide background information on each chapter's topic, including explanations of key concepts and ideas and references to the subsequent reading selections. The anthology also offers numerous pedagogical features designed to engage students in active learning.

Gendered Voices, Feminist Visions

Gendered Voices, Feminist Visions
  • Author : Susan M. Shaw,Janet Lee
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date :2019-07
  • Total pages :816
  • ISBN : 9780190924874

Summary : Gendered Voices, Feminist Visions: Classic and Contemporary Readings, Seventh Edition, is a balanced collection of classic, conceptual, and experiential selections. Accessible and student-friendly, the readings reflect the great diversity of women's experiences. Framework essays provide context and connections for students, while features like learning activities, ideas for activism, and questions for discussion provide a strong pedagogical structure for the readings.

Women's Voices Feminist Visions 4th Ed

Women's Voices Feminist Visions 4th Ed
  • Author : Susan Shaw,Janet Lee
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date :2009
  • Total pages :329
  • ISBN :

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Women and Leadership

Women and Leadership
  • Author : Jean Lau Chin,Bernice Lott,Joy Rice,Janis Sanchez-Hucles
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date :2008-04-15
  • Total pages :408
  • ISBN : 1405181370

Summary : Over the past thirty years the number of women assuming leadershiproles has grown dramatically. This original and important bookidentifies the challenges faced by women in positions ofleadership, and discusses the intersection between theories ofleadership and feminism. Examines models of feminist leadership, feminist influences onleadership styles and agendas, and the diversity of theoretical andethnic perspectives of feminist leaders Addresses how diverse women lead, how feminist principlescontribute to leadership, the influence of ethnic groups and thebarriers that women face as leaders Transforms existing models of leadership by incorporatinggender issues Looks to the future of feminist leadership and identifies whatmust be done to train and mentor the next generation of feministleaders

Indigenous Women and Feminism

Indigenous Women and Feminism
  • Author : Cheryl Suzack,Shari M. Huhndorf,Jeanne Perreault,Jean Barman
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  • Release Date :2011-01-01
  • Total pages :344
  • ISBN : 0774859679

Summary : Can the specific concerns of Indigenous women be addressed by mainstream feminism? Indigenous Women and Feminism proposes that a dynamic new line of inquiry � Indigenous feminism � is necessary to truly engage with the crucial issues of cultural identity, nationalism, and decolonization particular to Indigenous contexts. Through the lenses of politics, activism, and culture, this wide-ranging collection crosses disciplinary, national, academic, and activist boundaries to explore deeply the unique political and social positions of Indigenous women. A vital and sophisticated discussion, these timely essays will change the way we think about modern feminism and Indigenous women.

The Feminist Utopia Project

The Feminist Utopia Project
  • Author : Alexandra Brodsky,Rachel Kauder Nalebuff
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  • Release Date :2015-09-21
  • Total pages :360
  • ISBN : 1558619011

Summary : What do we want? In this groundbreaking collection, more than fifty cutting-edge voices, including Melissa Harris-Perry, Janet Mock, Sheila Heti, and Mia McKenzie, invite us to imagine a truly feminist world. An abortion provider reinvents birth control, Sheila Bapat envisions an economy that values domestic work, a teenage rock band dreams up a new way to make music, Katherine Cross rewrites the Constitution, and Maya Dusenbery resets the standard for good sex. Combining essays, interviews, poetry, illustrations, and short stories, The Feminist Utopia Project challenges the status quo that accepts inequality and violence as a givenand inspires us to demand a radically better future.

Development Crises and Alternative Visions

Development Crises and Alternative Visions
  • Author : Gita Sen,Caren Grown
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  • Release Date :2013-11-05
  • Total pages :120
  • ISBN : 1134156898

Summary : More than half of the world's farmers are women. They are the majority of the poor, the uneducated and are the first to suffer from drought and famine. Yet their subordination is reinforced by well-meaning development policies that perpetuate social inequalities. During the 1975-85 United Nations Decade for the Advancement of Women their position actually worsened. This book analyses three decades of policies towards Third World women. Focusing on global economic and political crises - debt, famine, militarization, fundamentalism - the authors show how women's moves to organize effective strategies for basic survival are central to an understanding of the development process.

Women's Voices

Women's Voices
  • Author : Pat C. Hoy,Esther H. Schor,Robert DiYanni
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  • Release Date :1990
  • Total pages :696
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Summary : This volume is an anthology of nonfiction writing by women. The text is divided into two sections: the first section contains from three to four pieces by fifteen major women writers; the second section presents thirty-four classic essays from the feminist tradition.

Feminism Is for Everybody

Feminism Is for Everybody
  • Author : bell hooks
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  • Release Date :2014-10-10
  • Total pages :124
  • ISBN : 1317588371

Summary : What is feminism? In this short, accessible primer, bell hooks explores the nature of feminism and its positive promise to eliminate sexism, sexist exploitation, and oppression. With her characteristic clarity and directness, hooks encourages readers to see how feminism can touch and change their lives—to see that feminism is for everybody.

IN A DIFFERENT VOICE

IN A DIFFERENT VOICE
  • Author : Carol GILLIGAN
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  • Release Date :2009-06-30
  • Total pages :216
  • ISBN : 0674037618

Summary : This is the little book that started a revolution, making women's voices heard, in their own right and with their own integrity, for virtually the first time in social scientific theorizing about women. Its impact was immediate and continues to this day, in the academic world and beyond. Translated into sixteen languages, with more than 700,000 copies sold around the world, In a Different Voice has inspired new research, new educational initiatives, and political debate—and helped many women and men to see themselves and each other in a different light.

Women's Studies: The Basics

Women's Studies: The Basics
  • Author : N.A
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date :2013-02-11
  • Total pages :184
  • ISBN : 1135093881

Summary : Women’s Studies: The Basics is an accessible introduction into the ever expanding and increasingly relevant field of studies focused on women. Tracing the history of the discipline from its origins, this text sets out the main agendas of women’s studies and feminism, exploring the global development of the subject over time, and highlighting its relevance in the contemporary world. Reflecting the diversity of the field, core themes include: the interdisciplinary nature of women’s studies core feminist theories and the feminist agenda issues of intersectionality: women, race, class and gender women, sexuality and the body global perspectives on the study of women the relationship between women’s studies and gender studies. Providing a firm foundation for all those new to the subject, this book is valuable reading for undergraduates and postgraduates majoring in women’s studies and gender studies, and all those in related disciplines seeking a helpful overview for women-centred, subject specific courses.