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Feminism & ecology

by Mary Mellor

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Published by New York University Press in Washington Square, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ecofeminism,
  • Feminist theory,
  • Human ecology

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [197]-208) and index.

    Other titlesFeminism and ecology
    StatementMary Mellor.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ1233 .M43 1997
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 219 p. ;
    Number of Pages219
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL687348M
    ISBN 10081475600X, 0814756018
    LC Control Number97034294

    Women, Biology and Nature in Feminist Thought Women and Nature: A Privileged Standpoint? Feminism and the Green Movement Social Ecology, Ecosocialism and Social/ist Ecofeminism Feminism and Ecology: A Material Connection. Other Titles: Feminism and ecology: Responsibility: Mary Mellor. More information: Contributor. Feminism is a range of social movements, political movements, and ideologies that aim to define, establish, and achieve the political, economic, personal, and social equality of the sexes. Feminism incorporates the position that societies prioritize the male point of view, and that women are treated unfairly within those societies.

    Ecofeminism, environmental feminism(s), and feminist political ecology all refer to the linkages of people-gender-culture-environment-nature with varying emphases and frameworks (Merchant , Plumwood , Rocheleau et al. ). Ecological feminism andecosystem ecology, Hypatia, 6 (1) Karen J. Warren is a feminist philosopher who has published essayson ecofeminism and edited several special issues on ecofeminism forHypatia: A Journal of Feminist Philosophy and the AmericanPhilosophical Association Newsletter on Feminism andPhilosophy.

    Feminist Political Ecology explores the gendered relations of ecologies, economies, and politics in communities as diverse as the rubber tappers in the rainforests of Brazil and activist groups fighting environmental racism in New York nmental struggles occur throughout the world from industrial to agrarian societies. Women are often at the centre of these struggles .   Two of the most important political movements of the late twentieth century are those of environmentalism and feminism. In this book, Val Plumwood argues that feminist theory has an important opportunity to make a major contribution to the debates in political ecology and environmental philosophy. Feminism and the Mastery of Nature explains the .


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Slayter and Esther Wangari in their landmark book Feminist Political Ecology: Global Issues and Local Experiences. They presented it as a sub-field of political ecology. Her book The Death of Nature: Women, Ecology and the Scientific Revolution is a classic ecofeminist text. Mary Mellor – UK sociologist who moved to ecofeminist ideas from an interest in cooperatives.

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Mellor examines the connections between feminism and the green movement, Brand: Wiley. Feminist political ecology examines the place of gender in the political ecological landscape, exploring gender as a factor in ecological and political relations.

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Marine biologist Helen Scales looks at man’s impact on ocean life and the environmental .Ecofeminism, also called ecological feminism, branch of feminism that examines the connections between women and nature. Its name was coined by French feminist Françoise d’Eaubonne in Ecofeminism uses the basic feminist tenets of equality between genders, a revaluing of non-patriarchal or nonlinear structures, and a view of the world that respects .