Zillah Eisenstein



Zillah Eisenstein is Professor of Politics at Ithaca College in New York. She has written feminist theory in North America for the past twenty-five years. Her writing is an integral part of her political activism. She writes in order to share and learn with, and from, others engaged in political struggles for social justice. She writes about her work building coalitions across women’s differences: the black/white divide in the US; the struggles of Serb and Muslim women in the war in Bosnia; the needs of women health workers in Cuba; the commitments of environmentalists in Ghana; the relationship between socialists and feminists in union organizing; the struggles against extremist fundamentalisms in Egypt and Afghanistan; the needs of women ...more

Average rating: 3.61 · 127 ratings · 15 reviews · 13 distinct works
Against Empire: Feminisms, ...

3.60 avg rating — 42 ratings — published 2004 — 5 editions
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Capitalist Patriarchy and t...

3.74 avg rating — 23 ratings — published 1978 — 2 editions
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Manmade Breast Cancers

4.36 avg rating — 14 ratings — published 2001 — 2 editions
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Sexual Decoys: Gender, Race...

3.25 avg rating — 20 ratings — published 2006 — 3 editions
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The Female Body and the Law

3.33 avg rating — 6 ratings — published 1988 — 2 editions
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Global Obscenities: Patriar...

3.17 avg rating — 6 ratings — published 1998 — 3 editions
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Feminism and Sexual Equality

really liked it 4.00 avg rating — 3 ratings — published 1984 — 2 editions
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The Color of Gender: Reimag...

3.67 avg rating — 3 ratings — published 1994 — 2 editions
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The Radical Future of Liber...

3.14 avg rating — 7 ratings — published 1981 — 5 editions
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Hatreds: Racialized and Sex...

really liked it 4.00 avg rating — 2 ratings — published 2014 — 4 editions
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