The Role of Transnational Feminism in Psychology

@article{Grabe2012TheRO,
  title={The Role of Transnational Feminism in Psychology},
  author={S. Grabe and N. Else-Quest},
  journal={Psychology of Women Quarterly},
  year={2012},
  volume={36},
  pages={158 - 161}
}
>> Denmark and Segovich’s (2012), Hyde’s (2012), and Marecek’s (2012) reflections on our article (Else-Quest & Grabe, 2012) further bolster the need for feminist psychology to investigate gender disparities in power. We offer a rejoinder that draws together the commonalities in our various perspectives by putting the study of structural power in a larger context. Echoing our call that ‘‘the political is personal,’’ Denmark and Segovich suggest that it is critical to ‘‘reduce upward’’ and… Expand
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