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Ecofeminism : Women, Culture, Nature

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... provides readers with a much-needed cross-cultural and multidisciplinary perspective on ecofeminist activism and scholarship." -Iris... a very important contribution to the literature on ecological feminism." -EthicsI think the unique collection of so many different perspectives will help to push readers out of their disciplinary views and work to bring theory and practice together in meaningful ways.... an excellent resource for scholars and teachers..." -Teaching PhilosophyHere the potential strengths and weaknesses of the growing ecofeminist movement are critically assessed by scholars in a variety of academic disciplines and vocations, including anthropology, biology, chemical engineering, education, political science, recreation and leisure studies, sociology, and political organizing.show more

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  • Paperback | 472 pages
  • 156 x 230 x 26mm | 657.71g
  • Indiana University Press
  • Bloomington, IN, United States
  • English
  • 2 figures
  • 0253210577
  • 9780253210579
  • 893,847

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The strengths and weaknesses of the growing ecofeminist movement are critically assessed by scholars in a variety of academic disciples and vocations. Writers explore the real-life concerns that have motivated ecofeminism as a grassroots, women-initiated movement around the globe; the appropriateness of ecofeminism to academic and scientific research; and philosophical implications and underpinning of the movement.show more

About Karen J. Warren

Karen J. Warren, Associate Professor of Philosophy at Macalester College, is editor of Ecological Feminist Philosophies, and co-editor (with Duane L. Cady) of Bringing Peace Home.show more

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" ... provides readers with a much-needed cross-cultural and multidisciplinary perspective on ecofeminist activism and scholarship." Iris " ... a very important contribution to the literature on ecological feminism." Ethics "I think the unique collection of so many different perspectives will help to push readers out of their disciplinary views and work to bring theory and practice together in meaningful ways... an excellent resource for scholars and teachers ..." Teaching Philosophyshow more

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