Feminist Thought: A More Comprehensive Introduction

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Westview Press, Jan 1, 2009 - Social Science - 431 pages
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A critical introduction to the major traditions of feminist theory, now with new considerations of care-focused, postcolonial, and third-wave feminism.

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User Review  - Patrish2 - LibraryThing

Everything you ever wanted to know and more about feminism. Facinating study of the history of feminism from before the Liberal Feminist of the '70s right up to the Third Wave Feminist of today. I ... Read full review

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User Review  - patrish11 - LibraryThing

I really liked this book. A trip down memory lane reading about the traditional liberal, radical and socialist feminism. Naming the more contemporary feminism: second wave and third wave. An ... Read full review

About the author (2009)

Rosemarie Tong is distinguished Professor of Health Care Ethics at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. She is the author or co-author of "Women, Sex, and the Law"; "Ethics in Policy Analysis"; "Feminist Thought: A Comprehensive Introduction"; "Feminine and Feminist Ethics"; "Controlling Our Reproductive Destiny: A Technological and Philosophical Perspective "(with Lawrence Kaplan); "Feminist Approaches to Bioethics";and "Feminist Thought: A More Comprehensive Introduction," Her edited books include "Feminist Philosophy: Essential Readings in Theory, Reinterpretation, and Application" (with Nancy Tuana), "Globalizing Feminist Bioethics" (with Aida Santos and Gwen Anderson), and soon to be published "Feminist Bioethics, Human Rights and the Developing World: Integrating Global and Local Perspectives" (with Anne Donchin and Susan Dodds).

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