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Black feminist thought : knowledge, consciousness, and the politics of empowerment

Author: Patricia Hill Collins
Publisher: Boston : Unwin Hyman, [1990] ©1990
Series: Perspectives on gender, v. 2.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A synthetic theoretical treatment of the contributions of African-American women to feminist thought. The book examines the historical and social conditions that have produced what the author argues  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Patricia Hill Collins
ISBN: 0044451377 9780044451372 0044451385 9780044451389
OCLC Number: 21117717
Description: xviii, 265 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: The social construction of black feminist thoughts. The politics of black feminist thought ; Defining black feminist thought --
Core themes in black feminist thought. Work, family, and black women's oppression ; Mammies, matriarchs, and other controlling images ; The power of self-definition ; Black women and motherhood ; Rethinking black women's activism ; The sexual politics of black womanhood ; Sexual politics and black women's relationships --
Black feminism and epistemology. Toward an Afrocentric feminist epistemology ; Knowledge, consciousness, and the politics of empowerment.
Series Title: Perspectives on gender, v. 2.
Other Titles: Knowledge, consciousness, and the politics of empowerment
Responsibility: Patricia Hill Collins.

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