Theorizing black feminisms : the visionary pragmatism of black women / edited by Stanlie M. James and Abena P. A. Busia.

by Busia, Abena P. ALooking glass; James, Stanlie M. (Stanlie Myrise)Looking glass.

Publisher: London : Routledge, 1993.Description: viii, 300 pages ; 24cm.ISBN: 0415073367; 0415073375.Subject(s): African American womenLooking glass | FeminismLooking glass | Feminist theoryLooking glass | Women, BlackLooking glassNote: Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:

First published in 1993. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Table of contents provided by Syndetics

  • Foreword (p. vii)
  • Introduction (p. 1)
  • Part I On Revisioning Paradigms (p. 11)
  • 1 Theorizing Race, Class and Gender (p. 13)
  • 2 Re-Examining Patriarchy as a Mode of Production (p. 31)
  • 3 Mothering (p. 44)
  • 4 Exploring the Wpa Narratives (p. 55)
  • Part II On Theory and Action (p. 75)
  • 5 A Black Feminist Perspective on Transforming the Academy (p. 77)
  • 6 Women and Collective Action (p. 90)
  • 7 African Women, Culture and Another Development (p. 102)
  • 8 Disorder in the House (p. 118)
  • Part III On Controlling Our Bodies (p. 125)
  • 9 Surviving Rape (p. 127)
  • 10 African-American Women and Abortion: 1800-1970 (p. 141)
  • 11 Hiv Transmission (p. 160)
  • 12 Health, Social Class and African-American Women (p. 182)
  • Part IV On the Language of Identities (p. 201)
  • 13 Performance, Transcription and the Languages of the Self (p. 203)
  • 14 Living the Texts Out (p. 214)
  • 15 In Search of a Discourse and Critique/S That Center the Art of Black Women Artists (p. 228)
  • 16 Acknowledging Differences (p. 267)
  • After/Words (p. 283)
  • Index (p. 293)

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