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Consuming Cultures : Feminist Review Issue 55 - The Feminist Review Collective

Consuming Cultures

Feminist Review Issue 55

Paperback Published: 10th April 1997
ISBN: 9780415161725
Number Of Pages: 176

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The papers in this issue explore the interrelationship of gender with the circuits of consumption, distribution, production and reproduction. "Consuming Cultures" invites a rethinking of the production/distribution/consumption circuit in relation to the regimes of accumulation, power and politics produced by capitalism at the end of the millennium. Consumption "Christine Griffin;" The Virtual Speculum in the New World Order "Donna J. Haraway;" Bridging the Gap: Feminism, Fashion, and Consumption "Angela McRobbie;" Looking Good: The Lesbian Gaze and Fashion Imagery "Reina Lewis;" Gender, "Race," and Ethnicity in Art Practice in Post-Apartheid South Africa: Penny Siopis and Anna Coombes in Dialogue "edited by Anna Coombes;" After the Ivory Tower: Gender, Commodification and the "Academic" "Joanna de Groot;" Reviews

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Troubled teens: managing disorders of transition and consumption
The virtual speculum in the New World order
Bridging the gap: feminism, fashion and consumption
Desperately seeking...
Looking good: the lesbian gaze and fashion imagery
Gender, race and ethnicity in art practice in post-Apartheid South Africa: Annie Coombes and Penny Siopsis in conversation
After the ivory tower: gender, commodification and the `Academic'
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ISBN: 9780415161725
ISBN-10: 041516172X
Series: Feminist Review
Audience: Professional
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 176
Published: 10th April 1997
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 23.39 x 15.6  x 0.94
Weight (kg): 0.25
Edition Number: 1