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Pages: 220
Authors: Pratt Geraldine Pratt
Categories: SOCIAL SCIENCE
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-08-07 - Publisher: Edinburgh University Press

Working Feminism looks at key concepts and debates within feminist theory and puts them to work concretely in relation to the real problems faced by Filipina domestic workers and Asian youth in Canada. It draws to the fore the metaphorical and concrete geographies that lie implicit and underdeveloped within much
Feminism and the Politics of Working Women
Language: en
Pages: 297
Authors: Gillian Scott
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998 - Publisher: Psychology Press

Based on extensive research, this text provides a critical investigation of the development of the Women's Co-operative Guild from the 1880s to World War II. Charting the rise and fall of an exceptional feminist political organization, the author assesses the political significance of the movement during the decades of its
Working with Feminism: Curating and Exhibitions in Eastern Europe
Language: en
Pages: 237
Authors: Angela Dimitrakaki, Katrin Kivimaa, Katja Kobolt, Izabela Kowalczyk, Pawel Leszkowicz, Suzana Milevska, Bojana Pejic, Rebeka Põldsam, Mara Traumane, Airi Triisberg, Hedvig Turai
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012 - Publisher: Tallinn University Press / Tallinna Ülikooli Kirjastus

This edited collection, bringing together art historians and curators working both in the ‘East’ and the ‘West’ of Europe, is a result of a growing interest in the theorisation and historical analysis of feminist curating as a distinct practice with its own transnational history and politics. In most former state-socialist
Gender Work
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Pages: 227
Authors: R. Goodman
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-12-18 - Publisher: Springer

Recently, labor has acquired a re-emergent public relevance. In response, feminist theory urgently needs to reconsider the relationship between labor and gender. This book builds a theoretically-informed politics about changes in the gendered structure of labor by analyzing how the symbolic power of gender is put in the service of
Feminism, Femininity and the Politics of Working Women
Language: en
Pages: 312
Authors: Gillian Scott
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-08-11 - Publisher: Routledge

Based on extensive research, this text provides a critical investigation of the development of the Women's Co-operative Guild from the 1880s to World War II. Charting the rise and fall of an exceptional feminist political organization, the author assesses the political significance of the movement during the decades of its