Feminist Frontiers

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  • Edition: 8th
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2008-09-16
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Humanities/Social Sciences/Languages
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The most widely used anthology of feminist writings and the first to incorporate issues of sexual identity and sexual diversity,Feminist Frontiershas stood the test of time. With both classic and contemporary readings on cutting-edge topics that cut across disciplinary and generational lines, this text presents the full diversity of women's lives, exploring commonalities as well as interconnected differences.Feminist Frontiersoffers analyses of the causes and consequences of gender inequality in interaction with class, race, ethnicity, sexuality, ability, and nationality. This anthology also introduces students to feminist theory and methodology. This edition maintains consistent coverage of diverse ethnicities and a global perspective, with greater attention to transgender issues and disability.

Table of Contents

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Diversity and Difference
Being the Bridge
A Solitary Black Woman’s Position in the Women’s Studies Classroom as a Feminist Student and Professor
White Privilege
Unpacking the Invisible Knapsack
Haole Girl
Identity and White Privilege in Hawai'i
Frontlines and Borders
Identity Thresholds for Latinas and Arab American Women
Where I Come From Is Like This
The Masters Tools Will Never Dismantle the Master’s House [excerpt]
The Blind Man’s Harley
White Canes and Gender Identity In America
Aging and Gay
Theoretical Perspectives
"Night to His Day"
The Social Construction of Gender
The Medical Construction of Gender
Transgender Feminism
Queering the Woman Question
17 Things you don’t Say to a Transsexual
Theorizing Difference from Multiracial Feminism
Feminism Without Borders
Masculinities and Globalization
The Realities of Affi
Bridal Wave
Waking Sleeping Beau
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