By Professor Sue Wilkinson, Professor Celia Kitzinger
Discourse research has turn into an more and more renowned method of learn around the social sciences, and a very very important device for feminist psychologists. This ebook presents a exhibit for a variety of discourse analytical paintings in psychology from a feminist point of view. It constitutes a radical severe evaluate of this procedure for the feminist undertaking of highbrow, social and political change.
Original chapters through prime researchers discover the advantages and contradictions of discourse research and view its price for feminist psychology. the 1st a part of the publication illustrates the applying of discourse research to 4 key themes of feminist drawback: adolescent wisdom approximately menstruation; sexual harassment; gendered representations of youth; and anorexia nervosa. the second one half includes 5 tests of the usefulness of discourse research - either as concept and as strategy - for feminists.
The ebook should be of significant curiosity to serious theorists and discourse analysts around the social sciences, in addition to to scholars and teachers in social psychology, the psychology of girls, psychology and language, women's reviews, linguistics, sociology, anthropology and cultural studies.
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