By Ana Cecilia Dinerstein
This ebook opens up a special highbrow area the place 11 female scholar-activists discover replacement varieties of theorising social fact. These‘Women at the Verge’ exhibit new radical topic– one who is plural, prefigurative, decolonial, moral, ecological, communal and democratic- is in the making, yet is unrecognisable with outdated analytical instruments. Of central concern to the publication is the resistance of a few social scientists, lots of them critical theorists, to studying approximately this radical topic and to interrogating the ideas, methodologies and epistemologies used to understand it. Echoing the experiential critique of capitalist-colonial society that's occurring at the grassroots, the authors learn tips to create wish, decolonise critique and denaturalise society. additionally they deal with some of the dimensions of the social (re)production of lifestyles, together with girls in improvement, the commons, and nature. eventually, they talk about the dynamics of prefiguration by social activities, critiquing social circulate conception within the process. This thought-provoking edited assortment will entice scholars and scholars of gender reports, social, Marxist and Feminist idea, postcolonial studies and politics.