Charting a New Course for Feminist Psychology

Synopsis

Feminist psychology is vigorous, creative, and increasingly activist. This volume reflects women's diversity and incorporates strategies for social action and opportunities for political activism. It anticipates trends and developments in the psychology of women and feminist psychology. Chapters include those about women and self-esteem, leadership skills, welfare reform, spirituality, and domestic violence. The emphasis on social activism is unique. Unusual and cutting-edge research methodologies and techniques are also discussed.

Additional information

Includes content by:
  • Maureen C. McHugh
  • Lisa Cosgrove
  • Merideth J. Tomlinson
  • Ruth E. Fassinger
  • Michelle K. Williams
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Westport, CT
Publication year:
  • 2002