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Community Activism and Feminist Politics : Organizing Across Race, Class, and Gender

By: Naples, Nancy.
Material type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Perspectives on Gender: Publisher: Hoboken : Taylor and Francis, 2012Description: 1 online resource (425 p.).ISBN: 9781136049583.Subject(s): Action research -- United States | Feminism -- United States | Minority women -- United States | Social action -- United States | Women in community organization -- United States | Women social reformers -- United StatesGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Community Activism and Feminist Politics : Organizing Across Race, Class, and GenderDDC classification: 305.42/0973 | 305.420973 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Community Activism and Feminist Politics Organizing Across Race, Class, and Gender; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction Women's Community Activism and Feminist Activist Research; Part I Challenging Categories and Frameworks; Chapter 1 Whose Feminism, Whose History? Reflections on Excavating the History of (the)US Women's Movement(s); Chapter 2 Women's Culture and Lesbian Feminist Activism A Reconsideration of Cultural Feminism; Chapter 3 Reconceptualizing Agency in Domestic Violence Court; Part II Transforming Politics
Chapter 4 Conversation, Research, and Struggles over Schooling in an African American CommunityChapter 5 Challenging Power Toxic Waste Protests and the Politicization of White, Working-Class Women; Chapter 6 Producing the Battered Woman; Chapter 7 Navigating the Anti-Immigrant Wave The Korean Women's Hotline and the Politics of Community; Part III Networking for Change; Chapter 8 Latina Immigrant Women and Paid Domestic Work Upgrading the Occupation; Chapter 9 Class, Gender, and Resistance in the Appalachian Coalfields
Chapter 10 Gender, Race, and Community Activism Competing Strategies in the Struggle for Public EducationPart IV Constructing Community; Chapter 11 "The Community Needs to be Built by Us" Women Organizing in Chicago Public Housing; Chapter 12 Creating Community Mexican American Women in Eastside Los Angeles; Chapter 13 Work, Politics, and Coalition Building Hmong Women's Activism in a Central California Town; Chapter 14 Women's Community Activism Exploring the Dynamics of Politicization and Diversity; References; Permissions; Contributors; Index
Summary: First Published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
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Community Activism and Feminist Politics Organizing Across Race, Class, and Gender; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction Women's Community Activism and Feminist Activist Research; Part I Challenging Categories and Frameworks; Chapter 1 Whose Feminism, Whose History? Reflections on Excavating the History of (the)US Women's Movement(s); Chapter 2 Women's Culture and Lesbian Feminist Activism A Reconsideration of Cultural Feminism; Chapter 3 Reconceptualizing Agency in Domestic Violence Court; Part II Transforming Politics

Chapter 4 Conversation, Research, and Struggles over Schooling in an African American CommunityChapter 5 Challenging Power Toxic Waste Protests and the Politicization of White, Working-Class Women; Chapter 6 Producing the Battered Woman; Chapter 7 Navigating the Anti-Immigrant Wave The Korean Women's Hotline and the Politics of Community; Part III Networking for Change; Chapter 8 Latina Immigrant Women and Paid Domestic Work Upgrading the Occupation; Chapter 9 Class, Gender, and Resistance in the Appalachian Coalfields

Chapter 10 Gender, Race, and Community Activism Competing Strategies in the Struggle for Public EducationPart IV Constructing Community; Chapter 11 "The Community Needs to be Built by Us" Women Organizing in Chicago Public Housing; Chapter 12 Creating Community Mexican American Women in Eastside Los Angeles; Chapter 13 Work, Politics, and Coalition Building Hmong Women's Activism in a Central California Town; Chapter 14 Women's Community Activism Exploring the Dynamics of Politicization and Diversity; References; Permissions; Contributors; Index

First Published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

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Nancy A. Naples is Assistant Professor of Sociology and Women's Studies at the University of California, Irvine.

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