Talking gender: public images, personal journeys, and political critiques

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University of North Carolina Press, 1996 - Social Science - 205 pages
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Talking Gender assesses the state of women's studies in the 1990s. The contributors write from the prospective of their own academic disciplines and experience, but they also address more general issues of women's lives and circumstances.

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Acknowledgments ix
How Putting the Man in Roman Put the Roman in Romance 14
Feminists Try On the PostCold War Sneaker 167

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Nancy A. Hewitt is Professor of History and Women's Studies at Rutgers University. She is the author of "Women's Activism and Social Change" (1984) and Southern Discomfort: Women's Activism in Tampa, Florida, 1880s-1920s (2001), "Women's Activism and Social Change "(2001), the editor of "Women, Families, and Communities" (1990), and co-editor of "Visible Women: New Essays on American Activism" (1993), and "Talking Gender: Public Images, Personal Journeys, and Political Critiques" (1996).

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