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Edited By Afshar, Haleh and Maynard, Mary
During the past decade, feminism and women's studies have been forced to acknowledge the diversities of women's experiences, as well as the patriarchal oppression that they share. The emphasis on difference has shattered the illusion of homogeneity and sisterhood which previously characterized white, middle class westernized feminist politics and analysis. There is relatively little work which concentrates on the inter-relationships of race and gender in general, and the consequences of racism, for women of different backgrounds, in particular. "The Dynamics of Race and Gender" aims to contribute to the debate and understanding in this area. Emphasis has been given to age, class, disability, race and sexuality. The contributors to this volume are from different religious, cultural and ethnic backgrounds, giving a balanced and broad ranging perspective on this important social question. Organized around three main themes, which are; issues of theory and method, questions of identity, racism and sexism at work, the chapters of this book indicate how the processes of "race" and gender interrelate in highly complex and contradictory ways. Demonstrating the benefits to be gained from analysing the interplay of various axes of differentiation in specific empirical and historical locations, and in doing so, under-scoring the point that diversity among women cannot be seen as a static phenomenon. 263pp. N.B. Previous owners inscription to ffep.
Taylor and Francis, 1994, Paperback, Book Condition: Very Good, Jacket Condition: No d/j as Published. First Edition. . 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall.
ISBN: 0748402128
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Inventory #25732
Price: £ 9.50 GBP ($ 12.26 approx. - € 10.50 approx.)
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Kantor, J. R.
This volume is a selection of papers representing the efforts of one student of psychology and of the history and analysis of science, to channel psychology towards the goal of natural science, and to urge that all the constructions of science (descriptions and interpretations) be derived exclusively from contacts with confronted things and events. As the earliest articles indicate, from his first professional concern with psychology, Dr. Kantor has been a reprobative witness of the spiral development of psychology from pure mentalism, through a behavioural era, and back to a modified mentalism. The author has chosen thirty-six papers that have been grouped into eleven sections, each covering important issues within the general scientific or specialised psychological domain. In every case the author's intention was to indicate the direction psychology and the other sciences should go in order to reach a naturalistic status. N.B. Small closed tear to bottom edge of rear D/J. 613pp.
Principia Press, 1986, Cloth, Book Condition: New, Jacket Condition: Fine. Reprint. Heavy Item Postage Quote. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall.
ISBN: 9780911188455
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Inventory #23008
Price: £ 18.00 GBP ($ 23.22 approx. - € 19.89 approx.)
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Griffin, Susan
N.B. Previous owners inscription to ffep. Fading to D/J. Edges of D/J slightly creased.
Doubleday, 1992, Cloth, Book Condition: Very Good, Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition. . 8vo - over 7" - 9" Tall.
ISBN: 0385418574
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Inventory #25644
Price: £ 10.00 GBP ($ 12.90 approx. - € 11.05 approx.)
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Cousins, Norman
Cousins recalls key moments from his forty years of learning, editing and writing, reporting on important events, acting as a presidential emissary, and working on health projects, and tells of his work with famous men and women. 224pp. N.B. Previous owners inscription to ffep. Rubbing and creasing to edges and corners of D/J with several small tears.
W.W.Norton & Company, 1981, Cloth, Book Condition: Very Good, Jacket Condition: Good/Price Clipped. . . 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall.
ISBN: 0393014304
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Inventory #29220
Price: £ 5.00 GBP ($ 6.45 approx. - € 5.53 approx.)
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Gold, Ron
This book presents three themes which are central to Piaget's description of cognitive development: development as increasing satisfaction of the double biological aim; as a progressive escape from domination by the most accessible perceptual features in the environment; and the profundity of cognitive developmental change. 174pp. N.B. Some fading to spine and covers. Corners slightly bumped. Damaged stamp to title page.
Clarendon Press, 1987, Paperback, Book Condition: Good, Jacket Condition: No d/j as Published. . . 8vo - over 7" - 9" Tall.
ISBN: 0198521510
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Inventory #28744
Price: £ 10.00 GBP ($ 12.90 approx. - € 11.05 approx.)
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