qThe essays are provocative and enhance knowledge of Third World womenas issues. Highly recommended... q aChoice q... the book challenges assumptions and pushes historic and geographical boundaries that must be altered if women of all colors are to win the struggles thrust upon us by the anew world ordera of the 1990s.q aNew Directions for Women qThis surely is a book for anyone trying to comprehend the ways sexism fuels racism in a post-colonial, post-Cold War world that remains dangerous for most women.q aCynthia H. Enloe q... provocative analyses of the simultaneous oppressions of race, class, gender and sexuality... a powerful collection.q aGloria AnzaldAoa q... propels third world feminist perspectives from the periphery to the cutting edge of feminist theory in the 1990s.q aAihwa Ong q... a carefully presented wealth of much-needed information.q aAudre Lorde q... it is a significant book.q aThe Bloomsbury Review q... excellent... The nondoctrinaire approach to the Third World and to feminism in general is refreshing and compelling.q aWorld Literature Today q... an excellent collection of essays examining aThird Worlda feminism.q aThe Yearas Work in Critical and Cultural Theory These essays document the debates, conflicts, and contradictions among those engaged in developing third world feminist theory and politics. Contributors: Evelyne Accad, M. Jacqui Alexander, Carmen Barroso, Cristina Bruschini, Rey Chow, Juanita Diaz-Cotto, Angela Gilliam, Faye V. Harrison, Cheryl Johnson-Odim, Chandra Talpade Mohanty, Ann Russo, Barbara Smith, Nayereh Tohidi, Lourdes Torres, Cheryl L. West, a Nellie Wong.This book presents provocative analyses of the simultaneous oppressions of race, class, gender, and sexuality, as well as the role that imperialism plays in the productions of knowledge and of persons- a powerful collection.
|Title||:||Third World Women and the Politics of Feminism|
|Author||:||Chandra Talpade Mohanty, Ann Russo|
|Publisher||:||Indiana University Press - 1991|