This book offers a practical guide to the everyday actions and decisions that anyone can take to promote gender equality and social justice in their own life and the world around them.
* Comprises over 50 entries arranged topically to show the broad reach of contemporary feminism
* Presents more than 40 contributors, including scholars, activists, professionals, students, and more
* Offers a timeline of key events in feminist activism provided at beginning of volume
* Includes an annotated appendix of recommended resources for feminist activists, including books, websites, and periodicals
Laura Finley is assistant professor of sociology and criminology at Barry University, Miami, FL, and director of the Center for Living and Teaching Peace in Miami, FL.
Emily Reynolds Stringer is the founding director of Feeling Foody, an organization for developing nutritional awareness in children and adolescents, and Creating a Planet, an exchange program for community art in the United States, Guatemala, and Thailand.