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Title Feminist sociology : life histories of a movement / Barbara Laslett and Barrie Thorne, editors.
Imprint New Brunswick, N.J. : Rutgers University Press, 1997.

Subject Women sociologists -- Biography.
Feminists -- Biography.
Feminist theory.
Alt Name Laslett, Barbara.
Thorne, Barrie.
Description 1 online resource (vi, 286 pages)
Contents My life as a feminist sociologist: or getting the man out of my head / Joan Acker -- On finding a feminist voice: emotion in a sociological life story / Barbara Laslett -- Looking back in anger?: re-remembering my sociological career / Evelyn Nakano Glenn -- Brandeis as a generative institution: critical perspectives, marginality, and feminism / Barrie Thorne -- Disloyal to the disciplines: a feminist trajectory in the borderlands / Judith Stacey -- Long and winding road / R.W. Connell -- Brave new sociology?: Elsie Clews Parsons and me / Desley Deacon -- Lesbian in academe / Susan Krieger -- Telling tales out of school: three short stories of a feminist sociologist / Sarah Fenstermaker -- Sisterhood as collaboration: building the Center for research on women at the University of Memphis / Lynn Weber, Elizabeth Higginbotham, and Bonnie Thornton Dill -- A second-generation story / Marjorie L. Devault.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Print version record.
English.
ISBN 0585027358 (electronic bk.)
9780585027357 (electronic bk.)
0813524288
0813524296
0813568420
9780813568423
OCLC # 42329296
Additional Format Print version: Feminist sociology. New Brunswick, N.J. : Rutgers University Press, 1997 0813524288 (DLC) 97001778 (OCoLC)36343270
Table of Contents
 Life Histories of a Movement: An Introduction / Barbara Laslett, Barrie Thorne1
 My Life as a Feminist Sociologist; or, Getting the Man out of My Head / Joan Acker28
 On Finding a Feminist Voice: Emotion in a Sociological Life Story / Barbara Laslett48
 Looking Back in Anger?: Re-remembering My Sociological Career / Evelyn Nakano Glenn73
 Brandeis as a Generative Institution: Critical Perspectives, Marginality, and Feminism / Barrie Thorne103
 Disloyal to the Disciplines: A Feminist Trajectory in the Borderlands / Judith Stacey126
 Long and Winding Road / R. W. Connell151
 Brave New Sociology?: Elsie Clews Parsons and Me / Desley Deacon165
 Lesbian in Academe / Susan Krieger194
 Telling Tales out of School: Three Short Stories of a Feminist Sociologist / Sarah Fenstermaker209
 Sisterhood as Collaboration: Building the Center for Research on Women at the University of Memphis / Lynn Weber, Elizabeth Higginbotham, Bonnie Thornton Dill229
 A Second-Generation Story / Marjorie L. Devault257
 About the Authors275
 Index279


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