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It Was Talking about My Life: Developing Working-Class Feminism

Tamar W. Carroll

in Mobilizing New York: AIDS, Antipoverty, and Feminist Activism

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9781469619880
eISBN:
9781469619903
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469619880.003.0004
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

This chapter chronicles the Reagan administration's elimination of Comprehensive Employment and Training Act (CETA), and its massive cutbacks on funding for community programs in the 1980s, which ... More


Consequences of Humanism, or, Advocating What?

Paola Cavalieri

in Species Matters: Humane Advocacy and Cultural Theory

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231152839
eISBN:
9780231526838
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231152839.003.0004
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

This chapter critiques the humanism that is often implicit in mainstream versions of “humane advocacy.” Using theoretical frames of reference different from Jacques Derrida's posthumanism, it ... More


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