Radical Feminism Today

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SAGE Publications, Jun 1, 2001 - Social Science - 176 pages

Radical Feminism Today offers a timely and engaging account of exactly what feminism is, and what it is not. Author Denise Thompson questions much of what has come to be taken for granted as `feminism' and points to the limitations of implicitly defining feminism in terms of `women', `gender', `difference' or `race//gender//class'. She challenges some of the most widely accepted ideas about feminism and in doing so opens up a number of hitheto closed debates, allowing for the possibility of moving those debates further.

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Contents

Introduction
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Ideology Justifying Domination
22
Ideology Enabling and Disguising Domination
36
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Dr Denise Thompson, BA (Hons), PhD UNSW, is a Research Associate and has worked at SPRC since 1996. She has worked on a number of research projects, including: the ENACT evaluation framework for the Children and Young Persons (Care and Protection) Act 1998

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