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(fem'i-nist)
Theories, beliefs, and practices that seek to understand the views and the effects of views about women's abilities and realities. Hierarchical structures and power inequities have been found to significantly influence the experience of patients and nurses.
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Feminist Voices is one of the most popular feminist blogs in China and thusly the unjustified censorship garnered much attention across the internet.
Making Feminist Media" brings together interviews with magazine editors, research from zine archives, and analysis of the advertising, articles, editorials, and letters to the editor found in third-wave feminist magazines.
Perhaps on some feminist island we could live free of social constructs that make us feel insecure, or that trap us in abusive relationships, unsure ourselves of how we got there.
Most of the chapters are devoted to in-depth studies of various women's and feminist movements in the Philippines.
In contrast with the popular assumption that the institutionalization of women's movements leads to the demobilization of young girls, this study shows the crucial and controversial role of feminist institutions in both the consciousness-raising and the political mobilization of young Mexican girls.
If Purcell wanted to describe opposites coming together, a more accurate portrayal would be feminists playing jump-rope with chauvinists.
Ann Tickner assert that feminist concerns in international relations are ignored and marginalized in preference for the study of "masculine" issues of war.
Although the infamous bra burnings at the 1968 Miss America Pageant never happened, the mythical act continues to influence the modern-day perception of the radical and antagonistic feminist protester.
INTRODUCTION TO FEMINIST THERAPY-Strategies for Social and Individual Change Kathy M.
A unique contribution to the growing library of feminist literature, "Feminist Rhetorical Resilience" offers a useful conceptual framework for feminist rhetoric and an intellectually vigorous conception of 'resilience' within a feminist context.
16); Chapter Four explores the tension between feminism and government; Chapter Five examines how feminists' expertise (empathy, movement, and negotiation) while producing desired effects for the MS also led to corruption in the program hierarchy; Chapter Six examines how empowerment, as a feminist technique, ends up with betrayal of feminist politics.
Tamar's Tears: Evangelical Engagements with Feminist Old Testament Hermeneutics.