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Gender and Agency - a book by McNay, Lois

Gender and Agency

Reconfiguring the Subject in Feminist and Social Theory

Gender and Agency( )
Author: McNay, Lois
ISBN:978-0-7456-6786-7
Publication Date:Jul 2013
Publisher:Polity Press
Book Format:Ebook
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Book Description:

This book reassesses theories of agency and gender identity against the backdrop of changing relations between men and women in contemporary societies. McNay argues that recent thought on the formation of the modern subject offers a one-sided or negative account of agency, which underplays the creative dimension present in the responses of individuals to changing social relations. An understanding of this creative element is central to a theory of autonomous agency, and also to an...
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Pages:196
Detailed Subjects: Family & Relationships / General
Social Science / Gender Studies
Social Science / Feminism & Feminist Theory
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.928 x 8.931 x 0.585 Inches
Book Weight:1.5 Pounds

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