Feminist Theory from Margin to Center

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South End Press, 1984 - 174 páginas
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hooks suggests that feminists have not succeeded in creating a mass movement against sexist oppression because the very foundation of women's liberation has not accounted for the complexity and diversity of female experience.[women][political]

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Review: Feminist Theory: From Margin to Centre

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Read this out loud to my college-aged daughter for a women's study course she took. I never would have picked this up on my own but it was an enlightening read, even for someone raised by a single ... Leer reseña completa

Review: Feminist Theory: From Margin to Centre

Reseña de usuario  - Duncan Robertson - Goodreads

Youthful enthusiasm oozes from Feminist Theory's pages. It carries the reader through an invigorating discussion of some feminist issues, combined with constructive criticism of the movement which ... Leer reseña completa

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Acknowledgments vii
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The Significance of Feminist Movement
33
Chapter 5
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Sobre el autor (1984)

Bell Hooks was born Gloria Watkins on September 25, 1952. She grew up in a small Southern community that gave her a sense of belonging as well as a sense of racial separation. She has degrees from Stanford University, the University of Wisconsin, and the University of California at Santa Cruz. She has served as a noted activist and social critic and has taught at numerous colleges. Hooks uses her great-grandmother's name to write under as a tribute to her ancestors. Hooks writes daring and controversial works that explore African-American female identities. In works such as Ain't I a Woman: Black Women and Feminism and Talking Back: Thinking Feminist, Thinking Black, she points out how feminism works for and against black women. Oppressed since slavery, black women must overcome the dual odds of race and gender discrimination to come to terms with equality and self-worth.

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