Representing the Other: A Feminism & Psychology Reader
David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Jack Alan Reynolds
Learn more about PhilPapers
Sage Publications (1996)
Identifying a range of key concerns related to representation and difference, Representing the Other offers a provocative agenda for the future development of feminist theory and practice. The book's contributors, including many key international researchers in women's studies, draw on personal experiences of speaking "for" and "about" others in their research, professional practice, academic writing, or political activism. They highlight problems of representing the Other with an ethnic or cultural background different from one's own and extend discussions of "Othering" to representations of children, prostitutes, infertile women, fat women, gay men with HIV/AIDS, and people with disabilities. The reader, which includes articles and discussions from four issues of the journal Feminism & Psychology, also features new pieces and an extensive editorial introduction. Representing the Other will be integral reading for students and academics in women's studies, gender studies, and feminist theory across a range of social science disciplines, including social psychology, sociology, anthropology, sociolinguistics, social policy, and political science.
|Keywords||Feminist theory Feminism Women Psychological aspects Social advocacy Psychological aspects Difference (Psychology Minority women|
|Categories||categorize this paper)|
|Buy the book||$67.75 used (50% off) $106.34 new (22% off) $135.00 direct from Amazon Amazon page|
|Call number||HQ1190.R46 1996|
Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
|Through your library|
Celia Kitzinger, Manjit Sola, Amparo Bonilla Campos, Jean Carabine, Kathy Doherty, Hannah Frith, Ann McNulty, Jackie Reilly & Jan Winn, Part III the Spoken Word 30 Speaking of Representing the Other.
Marian Titley & Becky Chasey, Across Differences of Age: Young Women Speaking of and with Old Women.
References found in this work BETA
No references found.
Citations of this work BETA
No citations found.
Similar books and articles
Shirley Castelnuovo (1998). Feminism and the Female Body: Liberating the Amazon Within. L. Rienner Publishers.
Louise Gyler (2010). The Gendered Unconscious: Can Gender Discourses Subvert Psychoanalysis? Routledge.
Joan B. Landes (ed.) (1998). Feminism, the Public and the Private. Oxford University Press.
Geraldine Pratt (2004). Working Feminism. Temple University Press.
Judith Evans (1995). Feminist Theory Today: An Introduction to Second-Wave Feminism. Sage Publications.
Stacey Young (1997). Changing the Wor(L)D: Discourse, Politics, and the Feminist Movement. Routledge.
Sandra Kemp & Judith Squires (eds.) (1998). Feminisms. Oxford University Press.
Sorry, there are not enough data points to plot this chart.
Added to index2009-01-28
Recent downloads (6 months)0
How can I increase my downloads?