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feminist anti-racist grassroots organization in Northern Ontario

Si Chava Transken

feminist anti-racist grassroots organization in Northern Ontario

a case study of the doing the undoable somewhat well

by Si Chava Transken

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women -- Services for -- Ontario, Northern.,
  • Feminists -- Ontario, Northern -- Political activity.,
  • Self-help groups -- Ontario, Northern.,
  • Women political activists -- Ontario, Northern.,
  • Minority women -- Services for -- Ontario, Northern.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementSi Chava Transken.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 469 leaves.
    Number of Pages469
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17938233M
    ISBN 10061233919X

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It will certainly add to the critical literature on feminism and anti Format: Paperback. Chris Crass is a longtime organizer working to build powerful working class-based, feminist, multiracial movements for collective liberation.

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The strength of this book lies in its centring the experience of racial minority women (and other racialized bodies) in a variety of social sites, thereby seeking to incite the reader to broaden the examination of social spaces through the lens of an anti-racist feminist scholarship and practice.

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