By (author) Sylvia Walby
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Theorizing Patriarchy by Sylvia Walby
Book DescriptionSylvia Walby provides an overview of recent theoretical debates -- Marxism, radical and liberal feminism, post--structuralism and dual systems theory. She shows how each can be applied to a range of substantive topics from paid work, housework and the state, to culture, sexuality and violence, relying on the most up--to--date empirical findings. Arguing that patriarchy has been vigorously adaptable to the changes in womena s position, and that some of womena s hard--won social gains have been transformed into new traps, Walby proposes a combination of class analysis with radical feminist theory to explain gender relations in terms of both patriarchal and capitalist structure.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780631147695
(228mm x 155mm x 16mm)
Imprint: Blackwell Publishers
Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
Publish Date: 4-Jan-1990
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Sylvia Walby
Crisis, Hardback (October 2015)
We are living in a time of crisis which has cascaded through society. Financial crisis has led to an economic crisis of recession and unemployment; an ensuing fiscal crisis over government deficits and austerity has led to a political crisis which threatens to become a democratic crisis.
Future of Feminism, Hardback (July 2011)
* Think-piece by one of the world s leading authorities in the field of gender studies. * Offers a provocative riposte to the notion that feminism is dead. * Provides a succinct yet comprehensive critical review of recent treatments of feminism explaining why they have got it wrong.
Globalization and Inequalities, Paperback (June 2008)
Sylvia Walby offers an innovative new theoretical framework for explaining social inequalities around the world. A highly anticipated new book from a major name in the social sciences.
Gendering the Knowledge Economy, Hardback (December 2006)» View all books by Sylvia Walby
Comparisons of the UK, US, Germany and Japan reveal the ways in which gender transforms conventional understandings of the knowledge-based economy. This volume re-thinks the processes of de-gendering and re-gendering of working practices in the context of both de-regulation and re-regulation of employment.
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Author Biography - Sylvia Walby
Sylvia Walby has been involved in developing Womena s Studies courses nationally and in Europe, and is founding Director of Womena s Studies Research Centre at Lancaster. She is the author of several books.
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