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Fictions of feminist ethnography, Kamala Visweswaran

Label
Fictions of feminist ethnography
Title
Fictions of feminist ethnography
Statement of responsibility
Kamala Visweswaran
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Although feminist ethnography is an emerging genre, the question of what the term means remains open. Recent texts that fall under this rubric rely on unexamined notions of ""sisterhood"" and the recovery of ""lost"" voices. Writing about her work with women in Southern India, Kamala Visweswaran addresses such troubled questions in the essays that make up Fictions of Feminist Ethnography. Blurring distinctions between ethnographic and literary genres, the author employs the narrative strategies of history, fiction, autobiography and biography, deconstruction, and postcolonial discourse to reve
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
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Visweswaran, Kamala
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Feminist anthropology
  • Women anthropologists
  • Women
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Feminist anthropology
  • Women anthropologists
  • Women
  • India
Label
Fictions of feminist ethnography, Kamala Visweswaran
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments; A Feminist Fable; 1. Introduction: Fictions of Feminist Ethnography; 2. Defining Feminist Ethnography; 3. Betrayal: An Analysis in Three Acts; 4. Refusing the Subject; 5. Feminist Reflections on Deconstructive Ethnography; 6. Feminist Ethnography as Failure; 7. Identifying Ethnography; 8. Introductions to a Diary; 9. Sari Stories; Glossary; Notes; Index
Control code
ocn614486194
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 204 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780816685448
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttbh4jw
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)614486194
Label
Fictions of feminist ethnography, Kamala Visweswaran
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments; A Feminist Fable; 1. Introduction: Fictions of Feminist Ethnography; 2. Defining Feminist Ethnography; 3. Betrayal: An Analysis in Three Acts; 4. Refusing the Subject; 5. Feminist Reflections on Deconstructive Ethnography; 6. Feminist Ethnography as Failure; 7. Identifying Ethnography; 8. Introductions to a Diary; 9. Sari Stories; Glossary; Notes; Index
Control code
ocn614486194
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 204 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780816685448
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttbh4jw
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)614486194

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