Desperately Seeking Sisterhood

Desperately Seeking Sisterhood : Still Challenging and Building

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First Published in 1997. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 236 pages
  • 156 x 228 x 12mm | 358.34g
  • Taylor & Francis Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 0748404104
  • 9780748404100

Table of contents

Part 1 Sistering: sistering in the skin, Ailbhe Smythe; who are the sisters? feminism, difference and friendship, Felly Nkweto Simmonds; affiliations and connections - reviewing sisterhood, Quibilah Montsho. Part 2 Campaigning: zero tolerance campaign in Scotland, Susan Hart; women and culture, Usha Brown; does sisterhood spell emancipation?, Hanna Behrend. Part 3 Locating: working class women, class and women's studies, Chris Zmroczek; disability issues and the politics of feminist research, Julie Matthews and Cathy Lubelska; sexism, sisterhood and some dynamics of racism, Annette Kilcooley; recognizing radical feminism, Di Richardson; disciplinary practices? older women and exercise, Marilyn Poole et al. Part 4 Sisterly thinking: collaborative writing, Gayle Leatherby and Pamela Cotterill; can commissioned research be feminist?, Celia Jenkins et al. Part 5 Technology: towards a virtual community, Ilona Koren- Deutsch; the political economy of gendered language of technology transfer to Eastern Europe, Anne Gattensby and Nora Jung; reproductive and genetic screening technology, Robyn Rowland.
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