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The Resource Anna Julia Cooper, visionary Black feminist : a critical introduction, Vivian M. May ; foreword by Beverly Guy-Sheftall

Anna Julia Cooper, visionary Black feminist : a critical introduction, Vivian M. May ; foreword by Beverly Guy-Sheftall

Label
Anna Julia Cooper, visionary Black feminist : a critical introduction
Title
Anna Julia Cooper, visionary Black feminist
Title remainder
a critical introduction
Statement of responsibility
Vivian M. May ; foreword by Beverly Guy-Sheftall
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Vivian M. May explores the theoretical and political contributions of Anna Julia Cooper, a renowned Black feminist scholar, educator, and activist whose ideas deserve far more attention than they have received. Drawing on Africana and feminist theory, May places Cooper's theorizing in its historical contexts and offers new ways to interpret the evolution of Cooper's visionary politics, subversive methodology, and defiant philosophical outlook. Rejecting notions that Cooper was an elitist duped by dominant ideologies, May contends that Cooper's ambiguity, code-switching, and irony should be und
Action
digitized
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
May, Vivian M
Dewey number
  • 305.48/8960730092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cooper, Anna J.
  • Cooper, Anna J.
  • Feminist theory
  • African American philosophy
Label
Anna Julia Cooper, visionary Black feminist : a critical introduction, Vivian M. May ; foreword by Beverly Guy-Sheftall
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 205-224) and index
Contents
Introduction: "a woman of rare courage and conviction" -- "A little more than ordinary interest in the underprivileged": Cooper's lifelong commitment to liberation -- "Life must be something more than dilettante speculation": Cooper's multidimensional praxis -- "If you object to imaginary lines--don't draw them!": Cooper's border-crossing methods -- "Failing at the most essential provision of the revolutionary ideal": lessons from France and Haiti's transatlantic struggle over abolition and égalité -- Mapping sites of power: Cooper's redefinition of "the philosophic mind" -- Tracing resistant legacies, rethinking intellectual genealogies: reflections on Cooper's Black feminist theorizing -- Notes -- References -- Index
Control code
ocn654484086
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 232 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203941430
Note
Taylor & Francis
Other physical details
illustrations
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)654484086
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Anna Julia Cooper, visionary Black feminist : a critical introduction, Vivian M. May ; foreword by Beverly Guy-Sheftall
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 205-224) and index
Contents
Introduction: "a woman of rare courage and conviction" -- "A little more than ordinary interest in the underprivileged": Cooper's lifelong commitment to liberation -- "Life must be something more than dilettante speculation": Cooper's multidimensional praxis -- "If you object to imaginary lines--don't draw them!": Cooper's border-crossing methods -- "Failing at the most essential provision of the revolutionary ideal": lessons from France and Haiti's transatlantic struggle over abolition and égalité -- Mapping sites of power: Cooper's redefinition of "the philosophic mind" -- Tracing resistant legacies, rethinking intellectual genealogies: reflections on Cooper's Black feminist theorizing -- Notes -- References -- Index
Control code
ocn654484086
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 232 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203941430
Note
Taylor & Francis
Other physical details
illustrations
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)654484086
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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