Categories
Collection Essays Theory

Theories of Women’s Studies

Theories of Women’s Studies Renate Klein and Gloria Bowles Routledge 1983 Theories of Women’s Studies is a collection of fourteen papers written by feminist theorists and activists working in the United States, England, and Western Europe. This volume represents an important contribution ot the development and research in women’s studies. It raises and offers initial…

Categories
Health Motherhood

RU 486: Misconceptions, Myths and Morals

RU 486: Misconceptions, Myths and Morals Renate Klein Spinifex 1991 From Spinifex: An award-winner when first published, this book has become a classic text for health activists and feminists interested in the complexities of how drugs are developed, marketed and sold to women around the world. In this book the authors review the unusual history…

Categories
Health Motherhood

Angels of Power and Other Reproductive Creations

Angels of Power and OtherReproductive Creations Susan Hawthorne andRenate Klein Spinifex 1991 From Spinifex: In the tradition of Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein, these writers rework images of the body. Imagination, vision and a sense of the absurd come together and demonstrate that women can resist the power of god-like scientists who long to create monsters and…

Categories
Health Motherhood

Test Tube Women: What Future for Motherhood?

Test Tube Women: What Future for Motherhood? Rita Arditti, Renate Klein and Shelley Minden Pandora 1984 This anthology is the first feminist collection of articles about both old and new reproductive technologies. It significantly influences feminist thought and action concerning these technologies. One of the goals of the book is to help us decide whether…