The Global and the Intimate
Feminism in Our TimeeBook - 2012
Sixteen essays by prominent feminist scholars and authors establish new paths in the study of intimacy and globalization, challenging globalization's grand narratives and their representation of women as either victims of forced migration or local actors of limited influence. These essays intervene in grand narratives of global relations by focusing on the specific, the quotidian, the affective, and the eccentric. They scrutinize the frames we use to recognize and organize intimacy and analyze the global forces that undergird personal experience and exchange. Writing from multiple.
Publisher: New York : Columbia University Press, Ă2012
Characteristics: 1 online resource (vii, 325 pages) : illustrations