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Technologies of gender

Teresa De Lauretis

Technologies of gender

essays on theory, film, and fiction

by Teresa De Lauretis

  • 151 Want to read
  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Indiana University Press in Bloomington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Feminism and literature,
  • Feminism and motion pictures,
  • Feminism

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies and index.

    Statementby Teresa de Lauretis.
    SeriesTheories of representation and difference
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 151 p. ;
    Number of Pages151
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23242152M
    ISBN 100253358531, 0253204410
    ISBN 109780253358530, 9780253204417
    LC Control Number86046317

    Get this from a library! Technologies of gender: essays on theory, film, and fiction. [Teresa De Lauretis] -- A collection of essays concerning the feminist perspective in relation to specific works of literature, criticism and film. Each essay provides an opportunity for the author to articulate a. Technology, Gender, and Professional Identity: /ch On its surface, technology does not appear to be a topic that is gendered. Both men and women use technology, and it must, therefore, be shaped by those who.

    Additional Physical Format: Online version: De Lauretis, Teresa. Technologies of gender. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, © (OCoLC) Femininities and Technologies: Gender Identities and Relations in Video Games: /ch The role of gender in the design of technologies has been a topic of growing importance in fields such as interaction design, HCI, and games. Understanding.

    “The book takes a fresh look at the question of gender equality, this time in the field of technology commercialization - a key issue for the knowledge economy of the 21st century. Based on the various experiences presented through the book chapters, it reveals new facets of women's under-representation in technology development and its road. the field of gender and technology studies, or feminist technology studies (FTS), catalyzes continual advances in studying what FTS terms the coproduction of gender and tech-nology. Explorations of “constructive” ten-sions in FTS (Lohan ) aim to develop innovative analyses of the material worlds we are creating through technology, and.


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This book addresses the question of gender in poststructuralist theoretical discourse, postmodern fiction, and women’s cinema. It examines the construction of gender both as representation and as self-representation in relation to several kinds of texts and argues that feminism is producing a radical rewriting, as well as a rereading, of the dominant forms of Western culture.

—SubStanceThis book addresses the question of gender in poststructuralist theoretical discourse, postmodern fiction, and women's cinema. It examines the construction of gender both as representation and as self-representation in relation to several kinds of texts and argues that feminism is producing a radical rewriting, as well as a rereading, of the dominant forms of Western culture.

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Each of the ten chapters in Women, Gender, and Technology explores a different aspect of how gender and technology work--and are at work--in particular domains, including film narratives, reproductive technologies, information technology, and the profession of engineering.

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In sum, de Lauretis has written a book that should be required reading for every feminist in need of theoretical ammunition—and for every theorist. Technologies of Gender: Essays on Theory, Film, and Fiction View larger image. By: Teresa De LauretisPages: THE TECHNOLOGY OF GENDER In the feminist writings and cultural practices of the s and s, the notion of gender as sexual difference was central to the critique Of repre- sentation, the rereading of cultural images and narratives.

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