These essays provide an excellent feminist introduction to such important scholars as John Dewey, W. E. B. DuBois, Michel Foucault, Stuart Hall, Paulo Freire and Antonio Gramsci.
Feminist Engagements is a collection of essays by some of the top names in feminist education, in which they read and revision the works of the major twentieth-century theorists in education and cultural studies.
Table of Contents
Introduction 1 (12)
John Dewey, Progressive Education, and 13 (20)
Feminst Pedagogies: Issues in Gender and
DuBois and the Invisible Talented Tenth 33 (14)
Cally L. Waite
Remembering and Regenerating Gramsci 47 (20)
Rereading Paulo Freire 67 (22)
The Dreamwork of Autobiography: Felman, 89 (20)
Freud, and Lacan
Bernstein's Sociology of Pedagogy: Female 109(32)
Dialogues and Feminist Elaborations
Coming to Theory: Finding Foucault and Deleuze 141(24)
Elizabeth Adams St. Pierre
Stuart Hall, Cultural Studies: Theory Letting 165(18)
You off the Hook?
Ten Years Later, Yet Again: Critical Pedagogy 183(14)
and Its Complicities
Contributors Notes 197(4)