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Guidelines Violence

Men Who Hate Women & Women Who Love Them: When Loving Hurts and You Don’t Know Why

Men Who Hate Women & Women Who Love Them: When Loving Hurts and You Don’t Know Why Susan Forward and Joan Torres Bantam Books 1986 Is this the way love is supposed to feel?• Does the man you love assume the right to control how you live and behave?• Have you given up important activities…

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Guidelines Radical Violence

Radical Feminist Therapy: Working in the Context of Violence

Radical Feminist Therapy: Working in the Context of Violence Bonnie Burstow SAGE 1992 With an emphasis on violence against women and on women’s responses to it – such as depression, splitting and eating disturbances – this volume furthers the radicalization of feminist therapy. It serves as a comprehensive introduction for trainees and as an ongoing…

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Guidelines Language

The Handbook of Non-Sexist Writing for Writers, Editors and Speakers

The Handbook of Non-SexistWriting for Writers, Editorsand Speakers Casey Miller,Kate Swift The Women’s Press 1981 This book shows us how to avoid sexist language and how to find clear and elegant ways of saying what we actually mean. The first edition was quickly established as the standard book on non-sexist writing, recommended by The Chicago…

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Consciousness Raising Guidelines Intersectionality

Trying to Make the Personal Political: Feminism and Consciousness-Raising

(A Reprint of) Consciousness-RaisingGuidelines Women’s Action Alliance Women’s Action Alliance(Half Letter Press) 1975(2017) This booklet is a reprint of Consciousness-Raising Guidelines, a text from 1975 by the Women’s Action Alliance. It is expanded with a new forward by Mariame Kaba and an afterword by Jacqui Shine.

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Conflict Guidelines

Constructive Criticism: A Handbook

Constructive Criticism: A Handbook Gracie Lyons Inkworks Press 1976 From the introduction: We decide to do criticism not because it is best or most comfortable for us as individuals or as small groups, but because we think it will advance the whole – the whole group, the whole organization, the whole working class – ourselves…