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Theorizing Feminisms: A Reader
"What is sexist oppression?" "What should be done about it?" Organized around these questions, Theorizing Feminisms: A Reader provides an overview of theoretical feminist writing about the quest for gender justice. Incorporating both classic and cutting-edge material, the reader takes into account the full diversity of women, highlighting the effects of race, ethnicity, na ...more
Paperback, 564 pages
Published November 24th 2005 by Oxford University Press, USA
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Well, this has been a roller coaster of emotions. While difficult to read as a human being, this reader provides some serious background and examples of the many (though not all) feminisms. I expect to return to this text a lot, and appreciate that the theories here, while complicated, are accessible, and spur important conversations, some of which are long past, and perhaps too many that are still of high issue today, worldwide.