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Author Braithwaite, Ann, 1961-

Title Everyday women's and gender studies : introductory concepts / Ann Braithwaite, University of Prince Edward Island, Catherine M. Orr, Beloit College
Edition First Edition
Published New York : Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group, 2017
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Description 1 online resource (xxiv, 431 pages)
Contents Note to Instructors, or, is this the new textbook for your intro course? -- Chapter 1. Knowledges: -- The manly art of pregancy / j wallace -- "The illest" : disability as metaphor in Hip Hop music / Moya Bailey -- One is not born a bride : how weddings regulate heterosexuality / Chrys Ingraham -- The Muslim woman : the power of images and the danger of pity / Lila Abu-Lughod -- The language puzzle : Is inclusive language a solution? / Alexander Pershai -- Chapter 2. Identities: -- The power of my vagina / Buck Angel -- Racialized and colonized bodies / Margo DeMello -- Viagra and the coital imperative / Nicola Gavey -- The medical gayz / Suzanna Danuta Walters -- "Guys are just homophobic" : rethinking adolescent homophobia and hetersexuality -- Chapter 3. Equalities: -- Privilege / Devon W. Carbado -- Access to the sky: airplane seats and fat bodies in contested spaces / Joyce F. Huff -- Their laws will never make us safer / Dean Spade -- "Where?" : to pee or not to pee [excerpt] -- Death by masculinity / Ali Abbas -- Chapter 4. Bodies: -- The rest of my chest / Ivan Coyote -- Widening the dialogue to narrow the gap in health disparities : approaches to fat black lesbian and bisexual women's health promotion / Bianca D. M. Wilson -- What's on the menu? / Julie Guthman -- The body, disability, and sexuality / Thomas J. Gerschick -- "National Security" and the violation of women : militarized border rape at the US-Mexico border / Sylvanna Falcón -- Chapter 5. Places: -- Disability, embodiment and the meaning of the home / Rob Imrie -- The globalization of care work / Rhacel Salazar Parreñas -- Awful acts and the trouble with normal / Erica R. Meiners -- Sexuality, state, and nation / Jyoti Puri -- Where is home? : Fragment lives, border crossings, and the politics of exile -- Chapter 6. Representations: -- Popular culture constructs sexuality / Joshua Gamson -- Interracial romance : the logic of acceptance and domination / Kumiko Nemoto -- Cyberrace / Lisa Nakamura -- DIY fashion and going bust : wearing feminist politics in the twenty-first century / Jo Reger -- A furture for whom? : Passing on billoard liberation / Alison Kafer -- Now What? The (anti) conclusion: -- Calling all restroom revolutionaries! / Simone Chess ... [et al.] -- From collective behaviour to misbehaviour : redrawing the boundaries of political and cultural resistance / Gemma Edwards -- Lessons from idle no more : the future of indigenous activism [excerpt]
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Feminism.
Women's studies.
Form Electronic book
Author Orr, Catherine.
ISBN 1317285301 (electronic bk.)
9781317285304 (electronic bk.)