Feminist Scholarship Is Sometimes Dismissed As Not Quite Proper Knowledge It S Too Political Or Subjective, Many Argue But What Are The Boundaries Of Proper Knowledge Who Defines Them, And How Are They Changing How Do Feminists Negotiate Them And How Does This Boundary Work Affect Women S And Gender Studies, And Its Scholars And Students Lives These Are The Questions Tackled By This Ground Breaking Ethnography Of Academia Inspired By Feminist Epistemology, Foucault, And Science And Technology Studies Drawing On Data Collected Over A Decade In Portugal And The UK, US And Scandinavia, This Title Explores Different Spaces Of Academic Work And Sociability, Considering Both Official Discourse And Corridor Talk It Links Epistemic Negotiations To The Shifting Political Economy Of Academic Labour, And Situates The Smallest But Fiercest Departmental Negotiations Within Global Relations Of Unequal Academic Exchange Through These Links, This Timely Volume Also Raises Urgent Questions About The Current State And Status Of Gender Studies And The Mood Of Contemporary Academia Indeed, Its Sobering, Yet Uplifting, Discussion Of That Mood Offers Fresh Insight Into What It Means To Produce Feminist Work Within Neoliberal Cultures Of Academic Performativity, Demanding Increasing ProductivityAs The First Book To Analyse How Academics Talk Publicly Or In Off The Record Humour About Feminist Scholarship, Power, Knowledge And Feminist Scholarship Is Essential Reading For Scholars And Students In Gender Studies, LGBTQ Studies, Post Colonial Studies, STS, Sociology And Education
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- Power, Knowledge and Feminist Scholarship (Open Access)
- Maria do Mar Pereira
- 18 July 2017 Maria do Mar Pereira