Under Western Eyes: Feminist Scholarship and Colonial Discourses

@article{Mohanty2020UnderWE,
  title={Under Western Eyes: Feminist Scholarship and Colonial Discourses},
  author={Chandra Talpade Mohanty},
  journal={Feminist Review},
  year={2020},
  volume={30},
  pages={61-88}
}
  • C. Mohanty
  • Published 21 January 1984
  • Sociology
  • Feminist Review
It ought to be of some political significance at least that the term 'colonization' has come to denote a variety of phenomena in recent feminist and left writings in general. From its analytic value as a category of exploitative economic exchange in both traditional and contemporary Marxisms (cf. particularly such contemporary scholars as Baran, Amin and Gunder-Frank) to its use by feminist women of colour in the US, to describe the appropriation of their experiences and struggles by hegemonic… 

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