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Feminist perspectives on disability

Barbara Fawcett

Feminist perspectives on disability

by Barbara Fawcett

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Published by Prentice Hall in Harlow, Essex, England, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sociology of disability.,
  • People with disabilities,
  • Feminist theory.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementBarbara Fawcett.
    SeriesFeminist perspectives series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV1568 .F38 2000
    The Physical Object
    Pagination180 p.
    Number of Pages180
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22449839M
    ISBN 10058236941X

    This third edition of this best-selling book confirms the ongoing centrality of feminist perspectives and research to the sociological enterprise, and introduces students to the wide range of feminist contributions in key areas of sociological concern. Completely revised, this edition includes: new chapters on sexuality and the mediaCited by: cerns of women with disabilities into feminism and feminist perspectives into the disability rights movement. To build a feminist theory of disability that takes adequate account of our differences, we will need to know how experi-ences of disability and the social oppression of the disabled interact with sex-ism, racism and class oppression.

      There is one thoughtful and challenging piece in Feminist Disability Studies about mental illness, feminist theory and Jane Eyre (Elizabeth Donaldson’s “Revisiting the Corpus of the Madwoman”)–and while there could be an entire anthology on feminist perspectives on invisible illness and disability, one essay on mental illness doesn’t. Karen Whalley Hammell PhD, MSc, OT(C), DipCOT, in Perspectives on Disability & Rehabilitation, Feminist theorists. Feminist theories are centrally concerned with inequalities of power. Originally focusing solely on an ideological dualism of genders, feminist theorists have more recently sought to probe inequalities constructed on the basis of age, “race”, sexual .

      The quintessential text of second wave feminism, Friedan’s book became one of the original pieces of feminist theory to become a Occupation: Writer. Natsume, Trauma, and Community. I met Natsume, the titular protagonist of Natsume’s Book of Friends, in during my time of continued with the gift of power known as the Book of Friends, Natsume is able to draw upon his experiences of childhood trauma and his supernatural ability to see youkai to develop a positive meaning of life for his world.


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