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Feminist Methods in Social Research

by Reinharz

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Published by AIPI .
Written in English

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  • Social Science,
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    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages60
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8542732M
    ISBN 101428814108
    ISBN 109781428814103
    OCLC/WorldCa608032907

    Not all feminists have argued against the use of quantitative methods within feminist research, for example Toby JAYARATNE () warns feminists against a total rejection of quantitative methods, and O'LEARY () argues that to link feminist research with qualitative methods simply reinforces traditional dichotomies that may not be in the. These features help distinguish feminist research from either traditional social sciences research, research that studies women, or research that attends to gender but without an agenda for change. What makes feminist research uniquely feminist are the kinds of questions, methodologies, knowledge, and purpose brought to the research process.

    Feminist Perspectives on Social Research addresses this need by focusing on the Yet there are very few books that address the methodological and theoretical issues raised in doing feminist research from an interdisciplinary standpoint/5(20). Feminist Methods in Social Research. Shulamit Reinharz With the assistance of Lynn Davidman. Publication Date - April ISBN: pages Paperback /8 x /4 inches Retail Price to Students: $

      Buy a cheap copy of Feminist Methods in Social Research book by Shulamit Reinharz. Examining the wide range of feminist research methods, Shulamit Reinharz explains the relationship between feminism and methodology, and 5/5(1). The feminist method is a means of conducting of scientific investigations and generating theory from an explicitly feminist standpoint. Feminist methodologies are varied, but tend to have a few common aims or characteristics, including seeking to overcome biases in research, bringing about social change.


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Feminist inquiry has affected the nature of research in ail the social and natural sciences over the past decade, but much contemporary writing on feminist methods simply offers a critique of traditional methods. This book, one of the first to offer a practical guide to conducting research informed by feminist methods, is based on the premise.

Concluding that there is no one correct feminist method, but rather a variety of perspectives, Reinharz argues that this diversity of methods has been of great value to feminist scholarship. With an extensive bibliography cataloguing the important work accomplished over the last two decades, Feminist Methods in Social Research is an essential resource for students of sociology and women's Pages: It is becoming the critical question for feminist theorizing in all the disciplines including social science research methods as feminists begin to question and challenge the implicit male perspective of the dominant paradigms, methodological strictures, and theoretical assumptions of the various disciplines.

- shows that feminist methodology has a distinctive place in social research - guides the reader through the terrain of feminist methodology and clarifies how feminists can claim knowledge of gendered social existence - connects abstract issues of theory with issues in fieldwork practice.

With an extensive bibliography cataloguing the important work accomplished over the last two decades, Feminist Methods in Social Research is an essential resource for students of sociology and women's studies.5/5(3).

FEMINIST RESEARCH focuses on the experiences of women in natural social settings, where the aim is to 'make women visible, raise their consciousness and empower them' (Holloway and Wheeler ).Author: Leslie Gelling.

Feminist inquiry has affected the nature of research in ail the social and natural sciences over the past decade, but much contemporary writing on feminist methods simply offers a critique of traditional methods. This book, one of the first to offer a practical guide to conducting research informed by feminist methods, is based on the premise Book Edition: 1st Edition.

Examining the wide range of feminist research methods, Shulamit Reinharz explains the relationship between feminism and methodology, and challenges existing stereotypes.

Concluding that there is no one correct feminist method, but rather a variety of perspectives, Reinharz argues that this diversity of methods has been of great value to feminist scholarship.

Feminist Methods in Social Research. Shulamit Reinharz here examines the wide range of experiments feminist researchers undertake. Her goal is to help explain the relationship between feminism and methodology and to challenge stereotypes that might exist about 'feminist research methods'.

This book examines the full range of feminist research methods and explores the relationship between feminism and methodology, challenges existing stereotypes, and explains the historic origins of current controversies.

Concluding that there is no 'politically correct' feminist method, but rather a variety of perspectives, 5/5(3). The concluding new chapter, Putting it all Together: Doing Your Feminist Research Project, (Chapter 13), provides the researcher with a "hands on" step by step guide for conducting feminist research together with an in-depth example to follow that helps to solidify the concepts, ideas and methods practices discussed throughout this book.

This Handbook presents both a theoretical and practical approach to conducting social science research on, for, and about women.

It develops an understanding of feminist research by introducing a range of feminist epistemologies, methodologies, and emergent methods that have had a significant impact on.

Feminist research is an approach to social research which uses a specific sub-set of methods, and/or makes a particular selection of topics, with the goal of challenging methodologies developed by men, and enhancing the position of women in society.

Feminist research shares some common angles. of vision that are “connected in principle to femi-nist struggle” (Joey Sprague & Mark Zimmerman,p. ), often with the intent to change the basic structures of oppression.

But there is no single feminist epistemology or methodology. Instead, multiple feminist lenses wake us up toFile Size: KB. An effort to understand a distinctly feminist research methodology has been challenging since a review of the literature offers a diverse and complex definition of what feminist research.

Feminist inquiry has affected the nature of research in all the social and natural sciences over the past decade, but most contemporary writing on feminist methods simply offers a critique of traditional methods. This book, one of the first to offer a practical guide to conducting research informed by feminist methods, is based on the premise that abstract discussion of .This course explores feminist epistemologies and research methods.

We will focus on how feminist scholars challenge dominant theories of knowledge and the major methodologies employed in the social sciences and humanities.

Through a combination of lectures and workshops, we will ask how gender theory and feminist politics shape the kinds of File Size: KB.Print book: EnglishView all editions and formats Summary: A survey of the experimental methodology undertaken by feminist researchers, which explains the relationship between feminism and methodology and challenges stereotypes about feminist research methods.