There was a moment in the 1970s when sex was what mattered most to feminists. White middle-class women viewed sex as central to both their oppression and their liberation. Young women started to speak and write about the clitoris, orgasm, and masturbation, and publishers and the news media jumped at the opportunity to disseminate their views. In ...
Publisher : Columbia University Press
published : 2001
Judy Chicago's monumental art installation The Dinner Party was an immediate sensation when it debuted in 1979, and today it is considered the most popular work of art to emerge from the second-wave feminist movement. Jane F. Gerhard examines the piece's popularity to understand how ideas about feminism migrated from activist and intellectual...
Publisher : University of Georgia Press
published : 2013
The official publication celebrating Judy Chicago?s feminist art masterpiece,á The Dinner Party ┬áinstallation at the Brooklyn Museum, and an introduction to outstanding women in history. ┬á Judy Chicago?s┬á The Dinner Party┬á is a defining work of feminist and contemporary art that brought women?s history to light on the national stage when it was completed...
Publisher : The Monacelli Press
published : 2014
What Determines Harm from Addictive Substances and Behaviours?The multifaceted nature of harmful substance use and gambling requires interdisciplinary analysis to assess the underlying causes. iWhat Determines Harm from Addictive Substances and Behaviours?r draws together evidence from twelve disciplines including anthropology, genetics, neurobiology, and public policy. Using a developmental approach, the book...
Publisher : OUP Oxford
published : 2016
The Princeton Encyclopedia of Islamic Political ThoughtThe first encyclopedia of Islamic political thought from the birth of Islam to today, this comprehensive, authoritative, and accessible reference provides the context needed for understanding contemporary politics in the Islamic world and beyond. With more than 400 alphabetically arranged entries written by an international team of specialists, the...
Publisher : Princeton University Press
published : 2012
Recent Developments in Biomolecular NMREdited by leading biological NMR spectroscopists, this book will cover the new developments that have occurred in biomolecular NMR over the last few years.
Publisher : Royal Society of Chemistry
published : 2012