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Engendering the social : feminist encounters with sociological theory

Author: Barbara L Marshall; Anne Witz
Publisher: Maidenhead, England ; New York : Open University Press, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   Book : Conference publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The focus of this edited volume is on the problematic engendering of classical and contemporary sociological theory. Feminist interventions in sociology continue to be regarded as marginal to sociological theorizing, resulting in a truncated vision of sociological theory. This collection challenges an outdated vision of sociology.

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Genre/Form: Conference proceedings
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Material Type: Conference publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Barbara L Marshall; Anne Witz
ISBN: 0335212700 9780335212705 0335212697 9780335212699
OCLC Number: 56527256
Notes: Contributions resulted from a series international meetings on feminism and sociological theory since 1998.
Description: ix, 223 p. ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction: faminist encounters with sociological theory / Anne Witz and Barbara L. Marshall --
The masculinity of the social: towards a politics of interrogation / Anne Witz and Barbara L. Marshall --
Sex and the sociological fathers / R.A. Sydie --
Elective affinities: Georg Simmel and Marianne Weber on gender and modernity / Theresa Wobbe --
More sociological than the sociologists? Undisciplined and undisciplinary thinking about society and modernity in the nineteenth century / Caroline Arni and Charlotte Müller --
Feminizing the citizen: British sociology's sleight of hand? / Eileen Janes Yeo --
Illegitimate daughters: the relationship between feminism and sociology / Ute Gerhard --
Gender and the post-structural social / Lisa Adkins --
Rethinking the revival of social capital and trust in social theory: possibilities for feminist analysis / Anne Kovalainen --
Situated intersubjectivity / Lois McNay.
Responsibility: edited by Barbara L. Marshall and Anne Witz.

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This is unique in that it not only critically interrogates sociological theory from a feminist perspective, but also embarks on a politics of reconstruction, working creatively at the interface of  Read more...

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