, we are constantly living out contradictions.
In all these causes, feminists
deployed the 'double narrative', using their position as objectified, trafficked and exploited women 'to reclaim their dignity', and to create new identities for themselves as a 'feminist
, human rights activist or women's advocate' (p.
5) While the feminists
of the 1970s collectively constructed the women's movements without the support of preexisting organizations or an institutional background, young feminists
have grown up with established women's movement institutions, such as gender studies programs, governmental and nongovernmental organizations responsible for gender policy, and feminist
If Purcell wanted to describe opposites coming together, a more accurate portrayal would be feminists
playing jump-rope with chauvinists.
The theme of factionalism between radical feminists
and liberal feminists
, often rooted in differences in tactics and strategy, recurs throughout Radical Feminists
Sharma proposes that "listening" should be a technique employed by feminists
in order to develop new techniques/vocabularies for the future.
The authors are neither polemical nor disparaging in the way they describe various camps of feminist
hermeneutics, and they seem to be genuinely interested in understanding what feminists
are saying and why they are committed to their views.
We are a grassroots collective of young feminists
being creative, innovative, resourceful, and thrifty in order to propel our movement.
Youngkin situates her claims within the realm of liberal feminism because the analysis of women's issues and literary representations in these periodicals is based on "the equality doctrine" (8), which eliminates separate spheres ideology, rather than on the difference-based doctrines of the conservative and radical feminists
, which both focus in their own way on sexual morality.
These range from the persisting skepticism of lesbian feminists
about people transitioning from male to female, to the personal testimony of transgendered people.
Art and the Maternal" is a look at motherhood and what it means to feminists
and their art.
say the body of thought promulgated by John Paul II in Evangelium vitae and the apostolic letter Mulieris dignitatem ("On the Dignity and Vocation of Women") allows women to look at themselves in a more holistic way.