Feminist consequences : theory for the new century /

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Imprint:New York : Columbia University Press, ©2001.
Description:1 online resource (xxvi, 468 pages) : illustrations
Series:Gender and culture
Gender and culture.
Subject:Feminist theory.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Feminism & Feminist Theory.
Feminist theory.
Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Format: E-Resource Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/11117991
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Other authors / contributors:Bronfen, Elisabeth, editor.
Kavka, Misha, editor.
Digital file characteristics:text file PDF
Notes:Includes bibliographical references and index.
In English.
Print version record.
Summary:Exploring the status of feminism in this'postfeminist'age, this sophisticated meditation on feminist thinking over the past three decades moves away from the all too common dependence on French theorists and male thinkers and instead builds on a wide-ranging body of feminist theory written by women.
Other form:Print version: Feminist consequences. New York : Columbia University Press, ©2001 0231117043
Standard no.:10.7312/bron11704
Table of Contents:
  • Psychoanalysis and feminism at the millennium / Juliet Mitchell
  • Feminist accused of sexual harassment (excerpt) / Jane Gallop
  • Gender and representation / Rey Chow
  • Whatever happened to feminist theory? / Beatrice Hanssen
  • Ethical ambiguities and specters of colonialism: futures of transnational feminism / Ranjana Khanna
  • The subject of true feeling: pain, privacy, and politics / Lauren Berlant
  • Dark mirrors: a feminist reflection on Holocaust narrative and the maternal metaphor / Claire Kahane
  • Class and gender in narratives of passing / Valerie Smith
  • Redressing grievances: cross-dressing pleasure with the law / Elisabeth Bronfen
  • Contingencies of pleasure and shame: Jamaican women's poetry / Anita Haya Patterson
  • Fierce pussies and lesbian avengers: dyke activism meets celebrity culture / Ann Cvetkovich
  • Enfolding feminism / Mieke Bal
  • Success and its failures / Biddy Martin
  • Becoming-woman: rethinking the positivity of difference / Rosi Braidotti
  • The end of sexual difference? / Judith Butler
  • A return for the future: interview with Drucilla Cornell / Drucilla Cornell, Elisabeth Bronfen, and Misha Kavka.