Black feminist thought : knowledge, consciousness, and the politics of empowerment / Patricia Hill Collins.

Author
Hill Collins, Patricia [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Εdition
Rev. 10th anniversary ed., 2nd ed.
Published/​Created
New York : Routledge, 2000.
Description
xvi, 335 p. ; 24 cm.

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Series
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references (p. [302]-325) and index.
Contents
pt. 1. The social construction of black feminist thought. The politics of black feminist thought -- Distinguishing features of black feminist thought -- pt. 2. Core themes in black feminist thought. Work, family, and black women's oppression -- Mammies, matriarchs, and other controlling images -- The power of self-definition -- The sexual politics of black womanhood -- Black women's love relationships -- Black women and motherhood -- Rethinking black women's activism -- pt. 3. Black feminism, knowledge, and power. U.S. black feminism in transnational context -- Black feminist epistemology -- Toward a politics of empowerment.
ISBN
0415924839 (hb)
LCCN
99029144
OCLC
41211570
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