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introduction to feminism and theatre

by Aston, Elaine.

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Published by Routledge in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Feminism and theater,
  • Feminist theater,
  • Women in the theater

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 151-162) and index.

    StatementElaine Aston.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN1590.W64 A88 1995
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 166 p. ;
    Number of Pages166
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1088170M
    ISBN 100415087686, 0415087694
    LC Control Number94012202

      Feminism (derived from the Latin femina woman and ism over French féminisme) is a generic term for spiritual, social, political, religious and academic currents and social movements, on the critical analysis of gender systems (male privileges based, female subordination), for equal rights, human dignity, the self-determination of women as well as . Themes explored in feminism include patriarchy, stereotyping, objectification, sexual objectification, and oppression. In the s and s, much of feminism and feminist theory largely represented, and was concerned with, problems faced by Western, white, heterosexual, middle-class women while at the same time claiming to represent all women.

      Brief Background to Feminism•Campaigners for equality for women bought aboutFeminism.•At the beginning of the 20th Century, women werecampaigning for equal rights in terms of education,marriage, employment & politics.•Second Wave Feminism emerged as a challenge toexisting social theories which were Male-stream,meaning dominated by male. , An introduction to feminism and theatre / Elaine Aston Routledge London ; New York Wikipedia Citation Please see Wikipedia's template documentation for further citation fields that may be required.

    Routledge, This is an ex-library book and may have the usual library/used-book markings book has hardback covers. In good all round condition. Please note the Image in this listing is a stock photo and may not match the covers of the Author: Aston, E. I use a children’s book titled Piggybook by Anthony Browne to give students a nonthreatening opportunity to apply what they just learned about feminism. I have several great children’s stories I use to introduce complex concepts like feminism. I like using children’s books because they can be extremely engaging for people of all ages if you choose a good one.


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