The Managed Hand

Author: Miliann Kang
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520945654
Size: 11.37 MB
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Contrary to notions of beauty service establishments as spaces for building community among women, The Managed Hand finds that while tentative and fragile solidarities can emerge across the manicure table, they generally give way to even ...

The Managed Hand

Author: Miliann Kang
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520262603
Size: 35.63 MB
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"This book is a must read for women's studies and sociology classes on labor, migration and gender as it provides its readers a rich and theoretically engaging discussion on feminine culture, the intersections of race, class, gender and ...

The Managed Hand

Author: Miliann Kang
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520262581
Size: 20.84 MB
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"This book is a must read for women's studies and sociology classes on labor, migration and gender as it provides its readers a rich and theoretically engaging discussion on feminine culture, the intersections of race, class, gender and ...

Catheters Slurs And Pickup Lines

Author: Lisa C. Ruchti
Publisher: Temple University Press
ISBN: 1439907544
Size: 31.14 MB
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" In Catheters, Slurs, and Pickup Lines, Lisa Ruchti carefully examines this fragile relationship between intimacy and professional care, and provides a language for patients, nurses, and administrators to teach, conduct, and advocate for ...

Community Activism And Feminist Politics

Author: Nancy Naples
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1136049665
Size: 60.99 MB
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This collection demonstrates the diversity of women's struggles against problems such as racism, violence, homophobia, focusing on the complex ways that gender, culture, race-ethnicity and class shape women's political consciousness in the ...

Ain T I A Beauty Queen

Author: Maxine Leeds Craig
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780198032557
Size: 61.60 MB
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With sources ranging from oral histories of Civil Rights and Black Power Movement activists and men and women who stood on the sidelines to black popular magazines and the black movement press, Ain't I a Beauty Queen? will fascinate those ...

Just One Of The Guys

Author: Kristen Schilt
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 0226738078
Size: 24.41 MB
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Just One of the Guys? sheds new light on this phenomenon by analyzing the unique experiences of transgender men—people designated female at birth whose gender identity is male—on the job.

Black Corporate Executives

Author: Sharon M. Collins
Publisher: Temple University Press
ISBN: 9781566394741
Size: 34.57 MB
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Argues that eliminating affirmative action programs also eliminates opportunities for minorities to move up the corporate ladder

Living Faith

Author: Susan Crawford Sullivan
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 0226781623
Size: 42.14 MB
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Offering a sophisticated analysis of how faith both motivates and at times constrains poor mothers’ actions, Living Faith reveals the ways it serves as a lens through which many view and interpret their worlds.

Wall Street Women

Author: Melissa S. Fisher
Publisher: Duke University Press
ISBN: 0822353458
Size: 63.45 MB
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This book tells the story of the first generation of women to establish themselves as professionals on Wall Street.