Third wave feminism: a critical exploration

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Palgrave Macmillan, May 15, 2007 - Philosophy - 310 pages
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This revised and expanded edition, new in paperback, provides a definitive collection on the current period in feminism known by many as the "third wave". Three sections--genealogies and generations, locales and locations, politics and popular culture--interrogate the wave metaphor and, through questioning the generational account of feminism, indicate possible future trajectories for the feminist movement. New to this edition are an interview with Luce Irigaray, a foreword by Imelda Whelehan as well as newly commissioned chapters.

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Contents

Collaboration Conflict
3
A Defence
16
The Logic of Late Feminism
46
Copyright

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STACY GILLIS is a Lecturer at the University of Newcastle, UK. She has published on third wave feminism, cybersex, cybertheory and popular
modernisms. The co-editor of the Journal of International Women's
Studies
special issue on Third Wave Feminism and Women's
Studies
(April 2003), and The Devil Himself: Villainy in Detective Fiction and Film (2001), her forthcoming work includes the collection The Matrix: Cyberpunk Roloaded (2005). She is currently working on a study of detective fiction and World War One and an account of (un)popular feminisms.

GILLIAN HOWIE is a Lecturer in Philosophy at the University of Liverpool, UK and Director of the Institute for Feminist Theory and Research. She is the author of Deleuze and Spinoza: Aura of  Expressionism (2002), the editor of Women: A Cultural Review's special issue on Gender and Philosophy (2003), and co-editor of Gender, Teaching and Research in Higher Education (2001) part of the Institute for Feminist Theory and Research conference series.

REBECCA MUNFORD is a Lecturer in English Literature at Cardiff University. She has published articles on Angela Carter, the Gothic and third wave feminism, and is the co-editor of the Journal of International Women's Studies special issues on Third Wave Feminism and Women's Studies (2003). Her current research projects include a book-length study of twentieth-century women writers and the Gothic, and an exploration of (un)popular feminisms.

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