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The Resource Feminism and Community

Feminism and Community

Label
Feminism and Community
Title
Feminism and Community
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
""Construing 'community' extremely broadly, from personal friendship to global dreams, this imaginative collection reveals the diversity of women's experiences in both traditional and feminist communities.""--Alison M. Jaggar, Professor of Philosophy and Women's Studies, University of Colorado at BoulderThis rich collection of essays explores a range of feminist perspectives on the importance of community to women's social, cultural, and political relationships. From the personal to the ethnographic to the theoretical, these essays discuss such topics as the viability of lesbian separa
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Weiss, Penny
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Feminism
  • Communities
  • Women in community organization
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Communities
  • Feminism
  • Women in community organization
Label
Feminism and Community
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Preface; Introduction; I. Women in Traditional Communities; 1. A Community of Secrets: The Separate World of Bedouin Women; 2. A Letter from a Battered Wife; 3. The Death of the Profane: A Commentary on the Genre of Legal Writing; 4. Burning Incense, Pledging Sisterhood: Communities of Women Workers in the Shanghai Cotton Mills, 1319-1949; 5. The Tired Poem: Last Letter from a Typical Unemployed Black Professional Woman; II. Women in Feminist Communities; 6. Separatism as Strategy: Female Institution Building and American Feminism, 1870-1930
  • 7. Seizing the Means of Reproduction: An Illegal Feminist Abortion Collective -- How and Why It Worked8. The Furies Collective; 9. Sisterhood and Friendship as Feminist Models; 10. Breathing Life into Ourselves: The Evolution of the National Black Women's Health Project; 11. Lesbian Community: Heterodox Congregation; III. Feminist Communitarianism; 12. Feminism and Communitarianism: Comparing Critiques of Liberalism; 13. Feminism and Modern Friendship: Dislocating the Community; 14. Non-Contractual Society: A Feminist View; 15. The Ideal of Community and the Politics of Difference
  • 16. Feminism, Family, and Community17. Separating from Heterosexualism; 18. Sisterhood: Political Solidarity between Women; 19. Women and the Holocaust: A Reconsideration of Research; 20. Feminism and Democratic Community; 21. Feminist Communities and Moral Revolution; 22 If not with Others, How?; About the Contributors
Control code
ocn853359457
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (427 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781439901069
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt141pz16
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)853359457
Label
Feminism and Community
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Preface; Introduction; I. Women in Traditional Communities; 1. A Community of Secrets: The Separate World of Bedouin Women; 2. A Letter from a Battered Wife; 3. The Death of the Profane: A Commentary on the Genre of Legal Writing; 4. Burning Incense, Pledging Sisterhood: Communities of Women Workers in the Shanghai Cotton Mills, 1319-1949; 5. The Tired Poem: Last Letter from a Typical Unemployed Black Professional Woman; II. Women in Feminist Communities; 6. Separatism as Strategy: Female Institution Building and American Feminism, 1870-1930
  • 7. Seizing the Means of Reproduction: An Illegal Feminist Abortion Collective -- How and Why It Worked8. The Furies Collective; 9. Sisterhood and Friendship as Feminist Models; 10. Breathing Life into Ourselves: The Evolution of the National Black Women's Health Project; 11. Lesbian Community: Heterodox Congregation; III. Feminist Communitarianism; 12. Feminism and Communitarianism: Comparing Critiques of Liberalism; 13. Feminism and Modern Friendship: Dislocating the Community; 14. Non-Contractual Society: A Feminist View; 15. The Ideal of Community and the Politics of Difference
  • 16. Feminism, Family, and Community17. Separating from Heterosexualism; 18. Sisterhood: Political Solidarity between Women; 19. Women and the Holocaust: A Reconsideration of Research; 20. Feminism and Democratic Community; 21. Feminist Communities and Moral Revolution; 22 If not with Others, How?; About the Contributors
Control code
ocn853359457
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (427 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781439901069
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt141pz16
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)853359457

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