An International Feminist Challenge to Theory (Advances in by M.T. Segal PDF

By M.T. Segal

ISBN-10: 076230720X

ISBN-13: 9780762307203

During this quantity, 15 feminist students from 5 continents, who participated within the 1998 convention co-sponsored by way of study Committee 32, girls in Society, of the overseas Sociological organization (WISISA) and the Centre for study and educating on ladies at McGill college, give some thought to, critique and build theories of society. Their papers study 4 inter-related subject matters: an specific or implicit acknowledgment and critique of the eu Enlightenment as a foundation for the fashionable construction of data; the use and software of "gender" as an idea; difficulties and ideas in feminist theories of improvement; and where of feminism within the creation of information and on-the-ground swap. every one paper displays the author's event as a researcher, theorist or switch agent, in addition to the dialogue and discussion of the five-day convention.

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Stella, R. (1996). Prendere corpo: l'evoluzione del paradigma corporeo in sociologia. Milano, Italy: FancoAngeli. Yuval-Davis, N. (1998). Mediterranean Review. THE BIOMEDICAL DIGITALIZATION OF WOMEN'S BODIES A N D WOMEN'S BODY POLITICS IN THE CONTEXT OF GLOBALIZATION: CHALLENGES TO W O M E N - A N D HEALTH RESEARCH 1 Annemiek Richters INTRODUCTION For too long, bodies in biomedicine have been mainly perceived, studied, represented and treated as assemblages of invariant natural facts, as objects separated from the self and bounded from others by skin.

1984). Marx After Den-ida. In: W. E. ), Philosophical Approaches to Literature: New Essays on Nineteenth and Twentieth Century Texts. Lewisburg, PA. Bucknell University Press. Spivak, G. C. 987). Some Scattered Speculations on the Question of Value. In: In Other Worlds: Essays in Cultural Politics. New York: Methuen. Wilson, E. A. (2000). Neurological Preference: LeVay's Study of Sexual Orientation. Substance, 91, 23-38. FEMINISM OF COLOR CHALLENGES WHITE SOCIOLOGICAL THEORY AND COLOR-BLIND ECO-FEMINISM Laura Corradi INTRODUCTION In this work I am offering a theoretical contribution meant to enhance our comprehension of the relationship between sociology and feminism - looking for some answers and proposing to add, in our discussion of the subject matter, an important viewpoint by using the race/ethnicity prism.

Theory Incorporated 39 Spivak, G. C. (1984). Marx After Den-ida. In: W. E. ), Philosophical Approaches to Literature: New Essays on Nineteenth and Twentieth Century Texts. Lewisburg, PA. Bucknell University Press. Spivak, G. C. 987). Some Scattered Speculations on the Question of Value. In: In Other Worlds: Essays in Cultural Politics. New York: Methuen. Wilson, E. A. (2000). Neurological Preference: LeVay's Study of Sexual Orientation. Substance, 91, 23-38. FEMINISM OF COLOR CHALLENGES WHITE SOCIOLOGICAL THEORY AND COLOR-BLIND ECO-FEMINISM Laura Corradi INTRODUCTION In this work I am offering a theoretical contribution meant to enhance our comprehension of the relationship between sociology and feminism - looking for some answers and proposing to add, in our discussion of the subject matter, an important viewpoint by using the race/ethnicity prism.

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