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50 Key Concepts in Gender Studies

3.96 of 5 stars 3.96  ·  rating details  ·  28 ratings  ·  3 reviews
Lively and impressive. I can easily imagine this text being used by both gender and women's studies undergraduates and postgraduates. In particular it will enable students to get a sense of how older and more contemporary theoretical movements and debates relate to one another' - "Lisa Adkins, Department of Sociology, University of Manchester "

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Published April 10th 2004 by Sage Publications Ltd (first published March 1st 2004)
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Lit Bug
This book is rather a very good introduction to 50 very critical concepts of feminism, than a deep interrogation of those concepts. Drawing from various feminist movements and traditions, it reflects the multi-pronged approach that contemporary feminism takes now. Not a historical perspective, but a conceptual one that would familiarize in very simple, lucid terms the entire history of feminism to an uninitiated layperson. It draws from the schools of Marxism, Semiotics, Psychoanalysis and Cultu ...more
Anass Ben Sabbouh
A very good book -as a gateway- that leads you to Gender Studies' world.
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i want to study so that i could get a good knowledge on feminism.
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Jane Pilcher is a sociologist at the University of Leicester, UK, with interests in gender, childhood, ageing and the life course.

Jane Pilcher’s publications include books and articles on socially important subjects such as childhood, relationships between generations, and gender, especially the experiences of women within contemporary British society. As a ‘sociology expert’, Jane Pilcher has als
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