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Interpreting women's lives : feminist theory and personal narratives

Author: Joy Webster Barbre
Publisher: Boulder, Colo. : NetLibrary, Inc., 1999.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats

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Additional Physical Format: Interpreting women's lives.
Bloomington : Indiana University Press, ©1989.
viii, 277 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Material Type: Document, Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Joy Webster Barbre
ISBN: 0585000751 9780585000756
OCLC Number: 1053001371
Notes: Title from title screen.
Originally published in paper format in 1989 by Indiana University Press.
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Origins / Personal Narratives Group --
"Conditions not of her own making" / Personal Narratives Group --
Liberating the subject? : autobiography and "women's history" : a reading of The diaries of Hannah Cullwick / Julia Swindells --
The context of personal narrative : reflections on "not either an experimental doll " : the separate worlds of three South African women / Shula Marks --
Dissonance and harmony : the symbolic function of abortion in activists' life stories / Faye Ginsburg --
What's a life story got to do with it? / Karen Brodkin Sacks --
Forms that transform / Personal Narratives Group --
Gender and narrative form in French and German working-class autobiographies / Mary Jo Maynes. Poetry and truth : Elisa von der Recke's sentimental autobiography / Katherine R. Goodman --
Considering more than a single reader / Elizabeth Hampsten --
Nineteenth-century black women's spiritual autobiographies : religious faith and self-empowerment / Nellie Y. McKay --
Personal narratives, dynasties, and women's campaigns : two examples from Africa / Marcia Wright --
Transformative subjectivity in the writings of Christa Wolf / Sandra Frieden --
Women's personal narratives : myths, experiences, and emotions / Luisa Passerini --
Whose voice? / Personal Narratives Group --
"I'd have been a man" : politics and the labor process in producing personal narratives / Marjorie Mbilinyi. "What the wind won't take away" : the genesis of Nisa : the life and words of a!Kung woman / Marjorie Shostak --
The double frame of life history in the work of Barbara Myerhoff / Riv-Ellen Prell --
Truths / Personal Narratives Group.
Responsibility: edited by the Personal Narratives Group, Joy Webster Barbre [and others].


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