The Resource Anglo-American feminist challenges to the rhetorical traditions : Virginia Woolf, Mary Daly, Adrienne Rich, by Krista Ratcliffe

Anglo-American feminist challenges to the rhetorical traditions : Virginia Woolf, Mary Daly, Adrienne Rich, by Krista Ratcliffe

Label
Anglo-American feminist challenges to the rhetorical traditions : Virginia Woolf, Mary Daly, Adrienne Rich
Title
Anglo-American feminist challenges to the rhetorical traditions
Title remainder
Virginia Woolf, Mary Daly, Adrienne Rich
Statement of responsibility
by Krista Ratcliffe
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • This well-reasoned and convincing study will appeal to a widely varied audience: women in rhetoric and composition who feel that traditional theories do not speak to them; teachers of rhetorical history who want to explore gender concepts; composition teachers who want to become more aware of gender differences and pedagogical strategies to accommodate these differences; literary theorists and speech communication scholars who wish to track new methodologies for examining gender concerns; women's studies scholars who want to continue the examination of how language constructs and reflects patriarchy; and other students and scholars who simply are interested in theories of rhetoric, feminism, and pedagogy
  • In this lucid and innovative work, Krista Ratcliffe successfully extrapolates rhetorical theories from three feminist writers not generally thought of as rhetoricians. Ratcliffe's skillful use of her methodology demonstrates a new model for examining women's texts. Her work situates Woolf's, Daly's, and Rich's feminist theories of rhetoric within current conversations about feminist pedagogies, particularly the interweavings of critical thinking, reading, and writing. Ratcliffe concludes with an application to teaching
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
810.9/9287/0904
Index
index present
LC call number
PS152
LC item number
.R33 1996eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Anglo-American feminist challenges to the rhetorical traditions : Virginia Woolf, Mary Daly, Adrienne Rich, by Krista Ratcliffe
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 199-218) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
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
Bathsheba's dilemma: defining, discovering, and defending Anglo-American feminist theories of rhetoric(s) -- Minting the fourth guinea: Virginia Woolf -- De/mystifying herself and herwor(l)ds: Mary Daly -- Re-visioning the borderlands: Adrienne Rich -- Educating Bathsheba and everyone else: quest(ion) pedagogical possibilities of Anglo-American feminist theories of rhetoric(s)
Control code
ocm42329791
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 227 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780585031408
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b36167253
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)42329791
  • acaebk0585031401

Library Locations

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