Introducing Contemporary Feminist Thought

Introducing Contemporary Feminist Thought This new introductory textbook offers a concise and lucid account of the main developments in contemporary feminist thinking and demonstrates the centrality of feminist thought to all areas of intell

  • Title: Introducing Contemporary Feminist Thought
  • Author: Mary Evans
  • ISBN: 9780745614762
  • Page: 226
  • Format: Paperback
  • This new introductory textbook offers a concise and lucid account of the main developments in contemporary feminist thinking, and demonstrates the centrality of feminist thought to all areas of intellectual enquiry.

    One thought on “Introducing Contemporary Feminist Thought”

    1. Generally a good overview of feminist theory. The title is accurate in that the book sticks to feminist 'thought', and focuses largely on women's studies as an academic discipline, with little attention given to action or activism in the women's movement.Evans deals mostly with the 1970s onward, without covering the influences of feminist thought in writers in previous centuries (unlike A Very Short Introduction to Feminism, which starts with women religious such as Hildegard of Bingen and their [...]

    2. No estoy segura del año de publicación inicial (en los 90's), pero estoy segura que este libro será de mucha utilidad para las personas que como yo, queremos expandir nuestros conocimientos hacia el feminismo y las cuestiones de "género". Aborda puntualmente y de forma general cuestiones como las representaciones sociales, "género" y corporalidad entre otros y aunque su resumido recuento histórico devenga del S. XIX para acá (y muy superficialmente, enfocado en autoras como Austen y Brön [...]

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