The Second Signs Reader

Feminist Scholarship, 1983-1996

Edited by Ruth-Ellen Boetcher Joeres and Barbara Laslett

The Second Signs Reader
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Edited by Ruth-Ellen Boetcher Joeres and Barbara Laslett

420 pages | 6 x 9 | © 1996
Paper $18.95 ISBN: 9780226400617 Published August 1996
Contents
Introduction
Barbara Laslett, Ruth-Ellen Boetcher Joeres.
African-American Women's History and the Metalanguage of Race
Evelyn Brooks Higginbotham
From Servitude to Service Work: Historical Continuities in the Racial
Division of Paid Reproductive Labor
Evelyn Nakano Glenn
The Occult of True Black Womanhood: Critical Demeanor and Black Feminist
Studies
Ann duCille
Beyond White and Other: Relationality and Narratives of Race in Feminist
Discourse
Susan Stanford Friedman
Gender as Seriality: Thinking about Women as a Social Collective
Iris Marion Young
Feminist Fiction and the Uses of Memory
Gayle Greene
Gender as a Personal and Cultural Construction
Nancy J. Chodorow
The Construction of Subjectivity and the Paradox of Resistance:
Reintegrating Feminist Anthropology and Psychology
Maureen A. Mahoney, Barbara Yngvesson.
Purity, Impurity, and Separation
Maria Lugones
Differences and Identities: Feminism and the Albuquerque Lesbian Community
Trisha Franzen
Getting It Right
Marilyn Frye
When a Looker Becomes a Bitch: Lisa Olson, Sport, and the Heterosexual
Matrix
Lisa Disch, Mary Jo Kane.
"The Teachers, They All Had Their Pets": Concepts of Gender, Knowledge, and
Power
Wendy Luttrell
About the Contributors
Index
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