Author(s): Tucker, Natalee D | Abstract: Angela McRobbie explores the cultural forces that have negated feminism as a social movement by examining the. In this trenchant inquiry into the state of feminism, Angela McRobbie breaks open the politics of sexual equality and ‘affirmative feminism’ and. These essays show Angela McRobbie reflecting on a range of issues which have political consequence for women, particularly young women, in a context.
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Consisting of six chapters, McRobbie articulates several interconnected arguments in her exploration of contemporary operations of gender, power and popular culture. Challenging the most basic assumptions of the ‘end’ of feminism, this book argues that invidious forms of gender re-stabilisation are being re-established. My library Help Advanced Book Search.
Gender, Culture and Social Change. Works Cited Driver, Susan.
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Other editions – View all The Aftermath of Feminism: McRobbie dismisses the potential of subcultures that are constantly threatened by corporate co-optation: The Aftermath of Feminism: McRobbie trenchantly argues that it is precisely on these grounds that invidious forms of gender -re-stabilisation are able to be re-established. Challenging the most basic assumptions of the aftermatth of feminism, this book argues that invidious forms of gender re-stabilisation As a scholar of queer feminist sub cultural resistance in contemporary Britain, the lack of empirical attention anegla the voices and experiences of young women who explicitly identify with feminism, collective radical politics and non-heterosexual lifestyles — evident in riot grrrl and Ladyfest — highlighted the partiality of Aftermath.
Other editions – View all The Aftermath of Feminism: Aftermath is not based on empirical fieldwork but consists of an innovative theoretical synthesis; McRobbie performs a comprehensive theoretical backtrack to explore the loss of a feminist subject in British popular culture now entrenched in a post-feminist neo-liberal capitalist global economy.
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Gender, Culture and Social Change. In terms of scholarship on queer and feminist cultural negotiations the work of Susan Driver and Mary Celeste Kearney offer other productive ways of thinking about how girls and young women can actively resist and rework dominant cultural meanings to produce other ways of becoming intelligible subjects that disrupt heterosexist logics. Queer Girls and Popular Culture: A turning point in feminist theory, The Aftermath of Feminism will set a new agenda for gender studies and cultural studies.
These essays show Angela McRobbie reflecting on a range of issues which have political consequence for women, particularly young women, in a context where it is frequently assumed that progress has been made in the last 30 years, mcrobbbie that with gender issues now ‘mainstreamed’ in cultural and social life, the moment of feminism per se is now passed.
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Abstract Angela McRobbie explores the cultural forces that have negated feminism as a social movement by examining the post-feminist cultural environment in, The Aftermath of Feminism: Mcrobie is particularly interested in the future of feminism outside of academic institutions.
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Gender, Culture and Social Change. Skip to main content. Overall the book outlines key tensions in the presence of post-feminist popular culture in a western socio-political climate to produce an engaging and accessible text essential for the cultural studies classroom, girl studies scholars and personal bookshelf.
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