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The Socialist Feminist Project

A Contemporary Reader in Theory and Politics

by Nancy Holmstrom

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  • 13 Currently reading

Published by Monthly Review Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sociology,
  • Social Science,
  • Feminism & Feminist Theory,
  • Political Ideologies - Communism & Socialism

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages400
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8791457M
    ISBN 101583670696
    ISBN 109781583670699

    of the dominant branches of feminist theories include the 19 th century cultural feminism, Marxist feminism, radical feminism and postmodernist feminism. Wendy L. Lee, in International Encyclopedia of the Social & Behavioral Sciences (Second Edition), The Radical Feminist Lesbian Future. Emerging from mainstream liberal feminism of the late s and early s, radical feminists challenge the prevailing view that liberating women consists in reforming social institutions such as marriage, family, or the organization of .

    Feminism is a range of movements and ideologies that share a common goal: to define, establish, and achieve equal political, economic, cultural, personal, and social rights for women. [1] [2] This includes seeking to establish equal opportunities for women in education and employment. A feminist advocates or supports the rights and equality of women. [3].   By Kevin Duong In the summer of , French feminist and activist Flora Tristan published a short book, L’Union ouvrière, or The Workers’ Union. Progressive French publishers panned the book. They cited its argument with sympathy, but they wondered who would read such a thing. Tristan paid for its publication herself by gathering subscriptions from.

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Socialist feminist theorizing is flourishing today. This collection is intended to show its strengths and resources and convey a sense of it as an ongoing project with a vital role to play in struggles for emancipation from all forms of oppression and exploitation today/5.

Socialist feminist theorizing is flourishing today. This collection is intended to show its strengths and resources and convey a sense of it as an ongoing project with a vital role to play in struggles for emancipation from all forms of oppression and exploitation today.5/5(3).

The Socialist Feminist Project: A Contemporary Reader in Theory and Politics brings together the most important recent socialist feminist writings on a wide range of topics: sex and reproduction, the family, wage labor, social welfare and public policy, the place of sex and gender in politics, and the philosophical foundations of socialist.

Download Socialist Feminism brings together the most important recent socialist feminist writings on a wide range of topics: sex and reproduction, the family, wage labor, social welfare and public policy, the place of sex and gender in politics, and the philosophical foundations of.

Records the forging of the first Marxist feminist party in history -- the Freedom Socialist Party. Set in the tumultuous upsurges of the s and '70s, Gloria Martin vividly describes the eruption of the women's liberation movement amidst the antiwar and civil rights struggles.

Martin documents early lesbian and gay coalitions, the fight to legalize abortion in Washington State, radical labor 5/5(1).

Socialist feminism was often contrasted with cultural feminism, which focused on the unique nature of women and highlighted the need for woman-affirming al feminism was seen as essentialist: it recognized an essential nature of women that was unique to the female al feminists were sometimes criticized for being separatist if they tried to Author: Linda Napikoski.

In short, The Socialist Feminist Project addresses virtually all the themes mentioned in the call for Wagadu’s “Feminists Confront Empire.” And the anthology convincingly promotes socialist feminism as a theory, which “coherently and systematically” addresses the connections among.

Socialist feminist theorizing is flourishing today. This collection is intended to show its strengths and resources and convey a sense of it as an ongoing project with a vital role to play in struggles for emancipation from all forms of oppression and exploitation today.

The Radical Women Manifesto: Socialist Feminist Theory, Program and Organizational Structure; The socialist feminist project by Nancy Holmstrom; Socialist Feminism: The First Decade, by Gloria Martin; Silvia Federici, recorded live at Fusion Arts, NYC.

; What is Socialist Feminism. by Barbara Ehrenreich at the CWLU Herstory Archive. Nancy Holmstrom teaches philosophy at Rutgers University in Newark, New Jersey. She is the editor of The Socialist Feminist Project: A Contemporary Reader in Theory and Politics (Monthly Review Press, ), and co-editor of Not for Sale: In Defense of Public Goods (Westview Press, ).

This essay is adapted from the introduction to The Socialist Feminist Project: A Author: Nancy Holmstrom. “Socialist feminism” becomes a challenge, a mystery, an issue in and of itself.

We have speakers, conferences, articles on “socialist feminism” — though we know perfectly well that both “socialism” and “feminism” are too huge and too inclusive to be subjects for any sensible speech, conference, article, etc.

As Barbara Ebrenreich said in the term socialist feminism "is much too short for what is, after all, really socialist, internationalist, antiracist, antiheterosexist feminism." Today the socialist feminist project is more pressing than ever.

Socialist Feminism brings together the most important recent socialist feminist writings on a wide range of topics: sex and reproduction, the family, wage. Finding Women in the State is a provocative hidden history of socialist state feminists maneuvering behind the scenes at the core of the Chinese Communist women worked to advance gender and class equality in the early People’s Republic and fought to transform sexist norms and practices, all while facing fierce opposition from a male-dominated Cited by: 6.

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The Socialist Feminist Project: A Contemporary Reader in Theory and Politics edited by Nancy Holmstrom is just that, a project—something vigorous and alive. The active set of goals and tactics that drive the anthology is what makes it refreshing, timely, and relevant for students, organizers, and scholars alike.

A month after Donald Trump took office as 45th President of the United States, his chief political strategist Stephen K. Bannon declared that “the new administration is in an unending battle for deconstruction of the administrative state.”.

Nancy Holmstrom is the author of The Socialist Feminist Project ( avg rating, 21 ratings, 4 reviews, published ), Capitalism, for and Against (/5.

Hence, feminist geographies should consider and trace the inter-connections in all aspects of daily life; in other words, gender should be applied and developed in terms of space.

[2] Socialist feminist geography. Socialist feminist geography seeks to explain inequality and the relationship between capitalism and patriarchy. The Historical Struggle to Rid Socialism of Sexism When it was founded, the Socialist Party of America proclaimed itself as the champion of women’s rights.

Art event in Toronto, ON, Canada by The Socialist Project on Saturday, February 29 with people interested and 37 people going.

It might be useful to start with a really good definition of socialist feminism. bell hooks, who writes on race, socialism, and feminism, argues in her brilliant book .ALTHOUGH IT MAY SEEM ODD that this chapter on socialist feminism did not directly follow and continue upon the chapter on Marxist feminism, in point of fact the socialist feminist project can be understood as nothing less than the confluence of Marxist, radical and, more arguably, psychoanalytic streams of feminist thought.

l Socialist feminism is largely the result of Marxist .