Feminist Theory From Margin to Center

ISBN-10: 0896082210
ISBN-13: 9780896082212
Edition: N/A
Authors: Bell Hooks
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Description: The book that established hooks as one of international feminism's most challenging and influential voices has been updated with a new Preface by the author reflecting on the book's impact and development of her ideas since it was first published.

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List price: $14.00
Publisher: South End Press
Binding: Paperback
Size: 5.50" wide x 8.50" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.484
Language: English

The book that established hooks as one of international feminism's most challenging and influential voices has been updated with a new Preface by the author reflecting on the book's impact and development of her ideas since it was first published.

Bell Hooks was born Gloria Watkins on September 25, 1952. She grew up in a small Southern community that gave her a sense of belonging as well as a sense of racial separation. She has degrees from Stanford University, the University of Wisconsin, and the University of California at Santa Cruz. She has served as a noted activist and social critic and has taught at numerous colleges. Hooks uses her great-grandmother's name to write under as a tribute to her ancestors. Hooks writes daring and controversial works that explore African-American female identities. In works such as Ain't I a Woman: Black Women and Feminism and Talking Back: Thinking Feminist, Thinking Black, she points out how feminism works for and against black women. Oppressed since slavery, black women must overcome the dual odds of race and gender discrimination to come to terms with equality and self-worth.

Acknowledgments
Preface to the Second Edition: Seeing the Light: Visionary Feminism
Preface to the First Edition
Black Women: Shaping Feminist Theoryp. 1
Feminism: A Movement to End Sexist Oppressionp. 18
The Significance of Feminist Movementp. 34
Sisterhood: Political Solidarity Among Womenp. 43
Men: Comrades in Strugglep. 68
Changing Perspectives on Powerp. 84
Rethinking the Nature of Workp. 96
Educating Women: A Feminist Agendap. 108
Feminist Movement to End Violencep. 117
Revolutionary Parentingp. 133
Ending Female Sexual Oppressionp. 148
Feminist Revolution: Development Through Strugglep. 159
Bibliographyp. 167
Indexp. 173
About the Authorp. 180
About South End Pressp. 181
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