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By Carole McCann,Seung-kyung Kim

ISBN-10: 1138930202

ISBN-13: 9781138930209

ISBN-10: 1138930210

ISBN-13: 9781138930216

The fourth version of the Feminist thought Reader continues to problem readers to reconsider the advanced meanings of distinction outdoor of up to date Western feminist contexts. This re-creation includes a new subsection on intersectionality. New readings flip readers’ awareness to present debates approximately violence opposed to ladies, intercourse paintings, care paintings, transfeminisms, and postfeminism. The fourth version additionally keeps to extend the various voices of transnational feminist students all through, with specific cognizance to questions of class.

Introductory essays firstly of every part convey the readings jointly, offer historic and highbrow context, and element to serious extra readings. 5 middle theoretical concepts—gender, distinction, women’s reviews, the non-public is political, and intersectionality—anchor the anthology’s organizational framework. New to this version, textual content bins within the introductory essays upload excerpts from the writings of foundational theorists that support outline vital theoretical concepts, and content by way of Dorothy Sue Cobble, Cathy Cohen, Emi Koyama, Na younger Lee, Angela McRobbie, Viviane Namaste, Vrushali Patil, and Jasbir Puar.

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