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Retrieving Experience

Pub Date : 2018-09-05 | Author : Sonia Kruks | Publisher : Cornell University Press

ISBN 10 : 9781501731839
ISBN 13 : 1501731831

In Retrieving Experience, Sonia Kruks engages critically with the postmodern turn in feminist and social theory. She contends that, although postmodern analyses yield important ins..

Gender History In Practice

Pub Date : 2006 | Author : Kathleen Canning | Publisher : Cornell University Press

ISBN 10 : 0801489717
ISBN 13 : 9780801489716

The eight essays collected in this volume examine the practice of gender history and its impact on our understanding of European history. Each essay takes up a major methodological..

Transforming Labour

Pub Date : 2010-05-22 | Author : Joan Sangster | Publisher : University of Toronto Press

ISBN 10 : 9781442698963
ISBN 13 : 1442698969

The increased participation of women in the labour force was one of the most significant changes to Canadian social life during the quarter century after the close of the Second Wo..

Feminist Experiences

Pub Date : 2016-01-31 | Author : Johanna Oksala | Publisher : Northwestern University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780810132429
ISBN 13 : 0810132427

Feminist Experiences develops and defends a distinctive understanding of feminist philosophy as social critique. Feminist philosophy is essentially a political endeavor, Johanna Ok..

Searching For Memory

Pub Date : 2008-08-04 | Author : Daniel L. Schacter | Publisher : Basic Books

ISBN 10 : 9780786724291
ISBN 13 : 0786724293

Memory. There may be nothing more important to human beings than our ability to enshrine experience and recall it. While philosophers and poets have elevated memory to an almost my..