We Women Worked So Hard: Gender, Urbanization and Social Reproduction in Colonial Harare, Zimbabwe, 1930-1956

by Teresa Barnes : We Women Worked So Hard: Gender, Urbanization and Social Reproduction in Colonial Harare, Zimbabwe, 1930-1956

ISBN : #0325001723 | Date : 1999-10-21

In her thought-provoking and elegantly written study, Teresa Barnes shows how African ideas of gender in colonial Zimbabwe centrally shaped oppositional responses well before the advent of formal political nationalism. Marshaling an impressive collection of oral histories and rich archival detail, Barnes argues that urban African women and men in colonial Harare constructed complex yet coherent id… We Women Worked So Hard: Gender, Urbanization and Social Reproduction in Colonial Harare, Zimbabwe, 1930-1956


Neoliberalization, Universities and the Public Intellectual: Species, Gender and Class and the Production of Knowledge (Palgrave Critical University Studies)


by Heather Fraser : Neoliberalization, Universities and the Public Intellectual: Species, Gender and Class and the Production of Knowledge (Palgrave Critical University Studies)

ISBN : #1137579080 | Date : 2016-05-05

This book employs an an intersectional feminist approach to highlight how research and teaching agendas are being skewed by commercialized, corporatized and commodified values and assumptions implicit in the neoliberalization of the academy. The authors combine 50 years of academic experience and focus on species, gender and class as they document the hazardous consequences of seeing people as i… Neoliberalization, Universities and the Public Intellectual: Species, Gender and Class and the Production of Knowledge (Palgrave Critical University Studies)


Three Guineas (Annotated)


by Virginia Woolf : Three Guineas (Annotated)

ISBN : #0156031639 | Date : 2006-07-03

Three Guineas is written as a series of letters in which Virginia Woolf ponders the efficacy of donating to various causes to prevent war. In reflecting on her situation as the “daughter of an educated man” in 1930s England, Woolf challenges liberal orthodoxies and marshals vast research to make discomforting and still-challenging arguments about the relationship between gender and violence, and a… Three Guineas (Annotated)

Women’s Science: Learning and Succeeding from the Margins


by Margaret A. Eisenhart : Women’s Science: Learning and Succeeding from the Margins

ISBN : #0226195457 | Date : 1998-11-15

Are there any places where women succeed in science? Numerous studies in recent years have documented and lamented a gender gap in science and engineering. From elementary school through college, women’s interest in science steadily declines, and as adults, they are less likely to pursue careers in science-related fields.Women’s Science offers a dramatic counterpoint not only to these findings but… Women’s Science: Learning and Succeeding from the Margins


Looseleaf for American Democracy Now

by Brigid Callahan Harrison Dr. : Looseleaf for American Democracy Now

ISBN : #1259548783 | Date : 2016-12-23

American Democracy Now engages students in American politics through relevant content and supportive digital tools that enrich and reinforce learning. Accessible to students at all levels, the narrative is brought to life through compelling features, such as an abundance of rich visuals and graphics and the Then, Now, Next framework, helping students gain a comprehensive understanding of American … Looseleaf for American Democracy Now


Success Strategies for Women in Science: A Portable Mentor (Continuing Professional Development Series)


Success Strategies for Women in Science: A Portable Mentor (Continuing Professional Development Series)

ISBN : #0120884119 | Date : 2005-11-23

Success Strategies for Women in Science: A Portable Mentor focuses on a wealth of knowledge and years of experience of successful female scientists from industry, government, research institutes, and academe. This book, through practical advice and real-life stories, presents what knowledge and skills are needed to make the transition from trainee to scientist that, if practiced, will help beginne… Success Strategies for Women in Science: A Portable Mentor (Continuing Professional Development Series)


Life History and Narrative (Qualitative Studies Series)


Life History and Narrative (Qualitative Studies Series)

ISBN : #0750704055 | Date : 1995-04-03

Narrative inquiry refers to a subset of qualitative research design in which stories are used to describe human action. This book contains current ideas in this emerging field of research. Chapters include a qualitative analysis of narrative data; criteria for evaluating narrative inquiry, linking emotion and reason through narrative voice, audience and the politics of narrative; trust in educatio… Life History and Narrative (Qualitative Studies Series)

The Ear and the Language

by Alfred A. Tomatis : The Ear and the Language

ISBN : #0969707983 | Date : 1997-01

Dr. Alfred Tomatis (1920-2001), was a world-renowned Ear Nose and Throat specialist working in the field of auditory phonetics. Through his research into the function of the ear in language learning, he found that the relationship between hearing and reproducing sounds can be used to facilitate the comprehension, expression and assimilation of a language…. The Ear and the Language

Identity Intersectionalities, Mentoring, and Work–Life (Im)Balance: Educators (Re)Negotiate the Personal, Professional, and Political (Work-Life Balance)

Identity Intersectionalities, Mentoring, and Work–Life (Im)Balance: Educators (Re)Negotiate the Personal, Professional, and Political (Work-Life Balance)

ISBN : #1681235552 | Date : 2016-09-01

Identity matters. Who we are in terms of our intersecting identities such as gender, race, social class, (dis)ability, geography, and religion are integral to who we are and how we navigate work and life. Unfortunately, many people have yet to grasp this understanding and, as a result, so many of our work spaces lack appropriate responses to what this means. Therefore, Identity Intersectionalities… Identity Intersectionalities, Mentoring, and Work–Life (Im)Balance: Educators (Re)Negotiate the Personal, Professional, and Political (Work-Life Balance)


Uncut Funk: A Contemplative Dialogue

by bell hooks : Uncut Funk: A Contemplative Dialogue

ISBN : #1138102105 | Date : 2017-09-14

In July 1996, cultural theorists bell hooks and Stuart Hall met for a series of wide-ranging conversations on what Hall sums up as “life, love, death, sex.” From the trivial to the profound, across boundaries of sexualities and genders, hooks and Hall dissect topics and themes of continual contemporary relevance, including feminism, home and homecoming, class, black masculinity, family, politics, … Uncut Funk: A Contemplative Dialogue