Return to home page
Searching: Muskingum library catalog
Some OPAL libraries remain closed or are operating at reduced service levels. Materials from those libraries may not be requestable; requested items may take longer to arrive. Note that pickup procedures may differ between libraries. Please contact your library for new procedures, specific requests, or other assistance.
  Previous Record Previous Item Next Item Next Record
  Reviews, Summaries, etc...
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.
ISBN 0585027358 (electronic bk.)
9780585027357 (electronic bk.)
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

If you experience difficulty accessing or navigating this content, please contact the OPAL Support Team