|Statement||by Anne-Marie Ambert for the Vanier Institute of the Family"s International Colloquium on the Conceptual Frameworks of Family Studies held in 1975 in Banff, Alberta.|
|Contributions||Vanier Institute of the Family, International Colloquium on the Conceptual Framework of Family Studies (1975 : Banff, Alta.)|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||30 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||30|
Feminist Theories. Feminist theories view rape as a manifestation of core male patriarchal values and paternalism. Brownmiller (, p.6) asserted that rape is “a conscious process of intimidation by which all men keep all women in a state of fear.” In other terms, rape and the fear it incites is one of many ways some men exert control. Contemporary Feminist Theories was inspired by a dissatisfaction with existing introductions, which often fail to fully track change and capture diversity within feminist thought. The volume draws on the expertise of a range of Western feminists in order to reflect the breadth of feminist theory as well as shifts within it/5(18). Feminist Theory: Definition and Discussion. In Gender Inequality: Feminist Theories and Politics, Fifth Edition, internationally renowned feminist Judith Lorber examines thirteen evolving theories of gender y structured around Lorber's own paradigm of "reform, resistance, rebellion," this combination text/reader acknowledges feminism's significant contributions to redressing gender inequality and celebrates its enormous Cited by:
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