Feminist Organizations: Harvest of the New Women's Movement

Synopsis

This collection of twenty-six original essays looks at contemporary feminist organizations, how they've survived, the effects of their work, the problems they face, the strategies they develop, and where the women's movement is headed. The contributors, leading feminist scholars from nine social science disciplines, examine a wide variety of local feminist organizations, past and preset, illuminating the struggles of feminist organizers and activists. Author note: Myra Marx Ferree is Professor of Sociology and Women's Studies at the University of Connecticut. >P>Patricia Yancey Martin is Daisy Parker Flory Alumni Professor of Sociology at Florida State University.

Additional information

Includes content by:
  • Patricia Yancey Martin
  • Jane Mansbridge
  • Mary Fainsod Katzenstein
  • Amy Farrell
  • Hester Eisenstein
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Philadelphia
Publication year:
  • 1995