Feminism and Multiculturalism: Some Tensions*

  title={Feminism and Multiculturalism: Some Tensions*},
  author={Susan Moller Okin},
  pages={661 - 684}
  • S. Okin
  • Published 1998
  • Sociology
  • Ethics
Etude du conflit entre le feminisme, caracterise par la revendication des femmes a ne pas etre desavantagees par leur sexe, a jouir de la meme dignite et du meme choix de vie que les hommes, et le multiculturalisme, apprehende dans son contexte social, economique et politique, caracterise par la revendication de droits (liberaux) des groupes et de la protection de leurs modes de vie. Soulignant l'interrelation entre culture et genre concernant l'inegalite et le controle des femmes par les… Expand
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For more examples, see Susan Moller Okin
  • Boston Review
  • 1997
See esp. chap. 6, ''Love and Marriage: How Immigrant Women Negotiate the Terrain between Two Cultures
  • Made in America: Immigrant Students in Our Public Schools
  • 1997
For discussion of some such cases, see Deirdre Evans-Pritchard and Alison Dundes Renteln
  • California Interdisciplinary Law Journal
  • 1993
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