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Materialist Feminism : Reader in Class, Difference and Women's Lives (97 Edition)

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Publisher Comments:

Materialist Feminism: A Reader In Class, Difference, And Women's Lives speaks out against the retreat to identity politics.

Synopsis:

During the 1980s, capitalism triumphantly secured its global reach, anti-communist ideologies hammered home socialism's inherent failure, the New Left increasingly moved into the professional middle class--and many of feminism's earlier priorities were marginalized. Identity politics, often formulated in terms of social reconstructionism or multiculturalism, has increasingly suppressed materialist feminism's systematic perspective, replacing it with discourse analysis or cultural politics. Materialist Feminism: A Reader argues against the retreat to multiculturalism for keeping invisible the material links among the explosion of meaning-making practices in highly industrialized social sectors, the exploitation of women's labor, and the appropriation of women's bodies that continues to undergird the scramble for profits and state power in multinational capitalism.

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. [409]-430).

Product Details

ISBN:
9780415916349
Editor:
Hennessy, Rosemary
Editor:
Ingraham, Chrys
Editor:
Hennessy, Rosemary
Editor:
Ingraham, Chrys
Author:
Hennessy, R.
Publisher:
Routledge
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Communism & Socialism
Subject:
Sociology
Subject:
Feminism & Feminist Theory
Subject:
Feminism
Subject:
Feminist theory
Subject:
Women and socialism
Subject:
Marxist criticism
Subject:
Political Ideologies - Communism & Socialism
Subject:
Feminist Studies-General
Edition Description:
Includes bibliographical references p. 409-430.
Series Volume:
no. 220
Publication Date:
19971031
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
444
Dimensions:
10.02x7.05x.97 in. 1.70 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , During the 1980s, capitalism triumphantly secured its global reach, anti-communist ideologies hammered home socialism's inherent failure, the New Left increasingly moved into the professional middle class--and many of feminism's earlier priorities were marginalized. Identity politics, often formulated in terms of social reconstructionism or multiculturalism, has increasingly suppressed materialist feminism's systematic perspective, replacing it with discourse analysis or cultural politics. Materialist Feminism: A Reader argues against the retreat to multiculturalism for keeping invisible the material links among the explosion of meaning-making practices in highly industrialized social sectors, the exploitation of women's labor, and the appropriation of women's bodies that continues to undergird the scramble for profits and state power in multinational capitalism.
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