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Living a Feminist Life

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ISBN-10: 0822363046

ISBN-13: 9780822363040

Edition: 2017

Authors: Sara Ahmed

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In Living a Feminist Life Sara Ahmed shows how feminist theory is generated from everyday life and the ordinary experiences of being a feminist at home and at work. Building on legacies of feminist of color scholarship in particular, Ahmed offers a poetic and personal meditation on how feminists become estranged from worlds they critique--often by naming and calling attention to problems--and how feminists learn about worlds from their efforts to transform them. Ahmed also provides her most sustained commentary on the figure of the feminist killjoy introduced in her earlier work while showing how feminists create inventive solutions--such as forming support systems--to survive the…    
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Book details

Copyright year: 2017
Publisher: Duke University Press
Publication date: 3/10/2017
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 312
Size: 6.20" wide x 9.10" long x 0.90" tall
Weight: 1.254
Language: English

Sara Ahmed works for the Canadian International Development Research Center regional office in New Delhi.