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Bringing peace home: Feminism, violence and nature


Davidson, J and Stratford, E and Jenkins, M, Bringing peace home: Feminism, violence and nature, Australian Feminist Studies, 13, (28) pp. 351-357. ISSN 0816-4649 (1998) [Letter or Note in Journal]


The three voices which speak in this review article are linked through a shared interest in ecofeminism. However, the three texts which are the subject of this review differ significantly in the degree to which they integrate ecofeminist perspectives. Thus the Corrin collection addresses the issue of male violence only in its sociopolitical context, while the Warren text is solely a work of ecofeminist scholarship. Nevertheless, there are connecting themes. One is the nexus of violence and oppression. These issues are decidedly ecofeminist issues, because, whatever the form of oppression--whether it is expressed through male violence, war, racism, class discrimination or nature domination--the logics of domination are similar.

Item Details

Item Type:Letter or Note in Journal
Research Division:Philosophy and Religious Studies
Research Group:Philosophy
Research Field:Feminist Theory
Objective Division:Expanding Knowledge
Objective Group:Expanding Knowledge
Objective Field:Expanding Knowledge through Studies of Human Society
UTAS Author:Davidson, J (Dr Julie Davidson)
UTAS Author:Stratford, E (Professor Elaine Stratford)
UTAS Author:Jenkins, M (Mrs Mary Jenkins)
ID Code:102173
Year Published:1998
Deposited By:Geography and Environmental Studies
Deposited On:2015-08-03
Last Modified:2015-08-03

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