Feminist Collections: A Quarterly of Women's Studies Resources

A quarterly that describes and reviews print and audiovisual resources in wome.'s studies. Contains book, film, and video reviews, guides to recent bibliographies, and reference works, electronic resources, and materials such as pamphlets, reports, or rar

Articles from Vol. 30, No. 4, Fall

Books and Videos Received
THE A TO Z OF FEMINIST PHILOSOPHY. Gardner, Catherine Villanueva. Scarecrow, 2009. THE A TO Z OF HOMOSEXUALITY. Pickett, Brent L. Scarecrow, 2009. THE AMERICAN WOMEN'S RIGHTS MOVEMENT: A CHRONOLOGY OF EVENTS AND OPPORTUNITIES FROM 1600 TO 2008....
E-Sources on Women & Gender
Our website (http://womenst.library.wisc.edu/) includes recent editions of this column and links to complete back issues of Feminist Collections, plus many bibliographies, a database of women-focused videos, and links to hundreds of other websites...
Feminist Ethics: From Local to Global
Barbara S. Andrew, Jean Keller, & Lisa H. Schwartzman, eds., FEMINIST INTERVENTIONS IN ETHICS AND POLITICS. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2005. 245p. bibl. index. pap., $34.95, ISBN 978-0742542693. Rebecca Whisnant & Peggy DesAutels,...
From the Editors
January 14, 2010. I had a lot of time to think while driving this morning, having had to make two round trips of the seven-mile, cross-town route to my goddaughter's school. The first leg wasn't so conducive to contemplation, partly because I was not...
History: Women's Roles in Twentieth-Century America
Martha May, WOMEN'S ROLES IN TWENTIETH-CENTURY AMERICA. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press (Women's Roles in American History), 2009. 233p. bibl. index. $59.95, ISBN 978-0313340154; e-book, ISBN 978-0313087721. This new title in Greenwood's Women's Roles...
Lgbtq America Today: An Encyclopedia
John C. Hawley, ed., LGBTQ AMERICA TODAY: AN ENCYCLOPEDIA. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 2009. 3 vols. 1383p. bibl. index. illus. $349.95, ISBN 978-0313339905. One definition of encyclopedia is "[a]n elaborate and exhaustive repertory of information...
Literature: The Cambridge Companion to African American Women's Literature
Angelyn Mitchell & Danille K. Taylor, eds., THE CAMBRIDGE COMPANION TO AFRICAN AMERICAN WOMEN'S LITERATURE. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2009. 306p. bibl. $90.00, ISBN 9780521858885; pap., $28.99, ISBN 9780521675826. This reference...
New or Newly Noticed Periodicals: All Online
EMPOWERMENT4WOMEN: THE ONLINE MAGAZINE, at http://empowerment4women.com, is "dedicated to bringing the basic tenets of feminism to women and men of all ages and backgrounds." The magazine's mission is "to present feminist-hearted material without the...
Special Issues of Periodicals
BELGEO (BELGIAN JOURNAL OF GEOGRAPHY) v.3, 2007: Special issue: "Feminist Geographies Around the World." Publisher: La Societe Royale Belge de Geographie (SRBG), http://www.srbg.be. ISSN: 1377-2368. Contents: "Gender and Geography: World Views and...
The NEW WOMAN IN PRINT AND PICTURES: AN ANNOTATED BIBLIOGRAPHY
Marianne Berger Woods, The NEW WOMAN IN PRINT AND PICTURES: AN ANNOTATED BIBLIOGRAPHY. Jefferson, NC: McFarland, 2009. 192p. index. pap., $49.95, ISBN 978-0786436248. The literary figure of the New Woman has generated much critical appraisal since...
Women and Legislative Representation: Opportunities and Obstacles around the Globe
Mona Lena Krook, QUOTAS FOR WOMEN IN POLITICS: GENDER AND CANDIDATE SELECTION REFORM WORLDWIDE. New York: Oxford University Press, 2009. 290p. bibl. index. $49-95, ISBN 978-0195375671. Manon Tremblay, ed., WOMEN AND LEGISLATIVE REPRESENTATION; ELECTORAL...