9780078027000

Women's Voices, Feminist Visions: Classic and Contemporary Readings

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  • ISBN13:

    9780078027000

  • ISBN10:

    0078027004

  • Edition: 6th
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 4/23/2014
  • Publisher: McGraw- Hill

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Summary

As a leading introductory women's and gender studies reader, Shaw and Lee's Women's Voices, Feminist Visions offers an excellent balance of classic, conceptual, and experiential selections including new contemporary readings. This student-friendly text provides short and accessible readings reflecting the diversity of women's experiences. With each new edition, the authors keep the framework essays and selections of readings fresh and interesting for students.

Table of Contents

Dedication

Contents

Preface

About the Authors

Chapter 1 Women’s and Gender Studies: Perspectives and Practices

Chapter 2 Systems of Privilege and Inequality

Chapter 3 Learning Gender

Chapter 4 Inscribing Gender on the Body

Chapter 5 Media and Culture

Chapter 6 Sex, Power, and Intimacy

Chapter 7 Health and Reproductive Justice

Chapter 8 Family Systems, Family Lives

Chapter 9 Work Inside and Outside the Home

Chapter 10 Resisting Gender Violence

Chapter 11 State, Law, and Social Policy

Chapter 12 Religion and Spirituality

Chapter 13 Activism, Change, and Feminist Futures

Credits

Index

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