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The Resource Choices women make : agency in domestic violence, assisted reproduction, and sex work, Carisa R. Showden

Choices women make : agency in domestic violence, assisted reproduction, and sex work, Carisa R. Showden

Label
Choices women make : agency in domestic violence, assisted reproduction, and sex work
Title
Choices women make
Title remainder
agency in domestic violence, assisted reproduction, and sex work
Statement of responsibility
Carisa R. Showden
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Women's agency: Is it a matter of an individual's capacity for autonomy? Or of the social conditions that facilitate freedom? Combining theoretical and empirical perspectives, Carisa R. Showden investigates what exactly makes an agent and how that agency influences the ways women make inherently sensitive and difficult choices--specifically in instances of domestic violence, assisted reproduction, and sex work. In Showden's analysis, women's agency emerges as an individual and social construct, rooted in concrete experience, complex and changing over time. She traces the development and deploy
Member of
Cataloging source
E7B
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Showden, Carisa Renae
Dewey number
305.4201
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ1206
LC item number
.S497 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women
  • Autonomy (Psychology)
  • Feminist theory
  • Family violence
  • Reproductive technology
  • Prostitution
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Autonomy (Psychology)
  • Family violence
  • Feminist theory
  • Prostitution
  • Reproductive technology
  • Women
  • Kvinnor
  • Autonomi
  • Feministisk teori
  • Våld i familjen
  • Äggdonationer
  • Prostitution
Label
Choices women make : agency in domestic violence, assisted reproduction, and sex work, Carisa R. Showden
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Conceiving agency: autonomy, freedom, and the creation of the embodied subject -- Should I stay or should I go?: intimate partner violence and the agency in "victim" -- Mum's the word: assisted reproduction and the ideology of motherhood -- Working it: prostitution and the social construction of sexual desire -- Agency and feminist politics: the role of democratic coalitions
Control code
769187603
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 286 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780816676569
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttbk7kb
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)769187603
Label
Choices women make : agency in domestic violence, assisted reproduction, and sex work, Carisa R. Showden
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Conceiving agency: autonomy, freedom, and the creation of the embodied subject -- Should I stay or should I go?: intimate partner violence and the agency in "victim" -- Mum's the word: assisted reproduction and the ideology of motherhood -- Working it: prostitution and the social construction of sexual desire -- Agency and feminist politics: the role of democratic coalitions
Control code
769187603
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 286 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780816676569
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttbk7kb
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)769187603

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