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Provoking agents : gender and agency in theory and practice / edited by Judith Kegan Gardiner
Bib ID 2118371
Format BookBook
Description Urbana : University of Illinois Press, c1995 
342 p. : ill. ; 24 cm. 
ISBN 0252021320 (alkaline paper)
0252064186 (alkaline paper) (paperback)
Full contents
  • Introduction / Judith Kegan Gardiner
  • 1. Acting Otherwise / Ellen Messer-Davidow
  • 2. Consciousness and Action: Historical Agency in the Chicago Women's Liberation Union / Margaret Strobel
  • 3. Mothers of Invention: Women's Agency in the Kenyan State / Patricia Stamp
  • 4. Local and Global: AIDS Activism and Feminist Theory / Katie King
  • 5. Reproductive Technologies and the Negotiation of Public Meanings: The Case of Baby M / Valerie Hartouni
  • 6. Cyborgean Motherhood and Abortion / Patricia S. Mann
  • 7. Maternal Agency vs. the Brotherhood of Males / Miriam M. Johnson
  • 8. Women's Agency in Psychological Contexts / Julie Nelson-Kuna and Stephanie Riger
  • 9. Agency: What's the Problem? / Sandra Lee Bartky
 
Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Subjects Feminist theory.  |  Gender identity.  |  Agent (Philosophy)
Other authors/contributors Gardiner, Judith Kegan

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