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Carol Gilligan

Constance Penley

You can order copies of the "Journal of Feminist Family Therapy," edited by Betty MacKune -Karrer, or the journal, "Women and Therapy," edited by Ellyn Kaschak and Marcia Hill, from The Haworth Press, at this postal address: The Haworth Press, Inc., 10 Alice Street, Binghamton, NY 13904-1580. Free samples copies of this journal are available to libraries and faculty with library recommendation.

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        [Note: Some of these titles were contributed by Stesha Day.]

      Anderson, Gail and Marcia Hill, ed. Children's Rights, Therapists' Responsibilities. Haworth Press, 1997.

      Becker, Dana. Through the Looking Glass: Women and Borderline Personality Disorder. Westview Press, 1997.

      Bhavnani, Kum-Kum and Ann Phoenix, ed. Shifting Identities, Shifting Racisms: A Feminism and Psychology Reader. SAge, 1994.

      Brody, Claire M. Women Therapists Working with Women. Springer Pub. Co., 1984.

      Brown, Laura S. Subversive Dialogues: Theories in Feminist Therapy. Westview, 1994.

      Burman, Erica, ed. Deconstructing Feminist Psychology. Sage, 1997.

      Burr, Vivien. Gender and Social Psychology. NY: Routledge, 1998.

      Chesler, Phyllis. Patriarchy: Notes of an Expert Witness. Common Courage Press, 1994.

      Cox, Sue, ed. Female Psychology: The Emerging Self. (out of print)

      Hill, Marcia, ed. Feminist Therapy as a Political Act. Haworth Press, 1998.

      Hill, Marcia and Esther D. Rothblum, ed. Learning from Our Mistakes: Difficulties and Failure in Feminist Therapy. Haworth Press, 1998.

      Hogan, Susan, ed. Feminist Approaches to Art Therapy. NY: Routledge, 1997.

      Landrine, Hope, ed. Bringing Cultural Diversity to Feminist Psychology: Theory, Research and Practice. American Psychological Association, 1995.

      Seu, I. Bruna and M. Colleen Heenan, ed. Feminism and Psychotherapy. Sage, 1998.

      Wilkinson, Sue and Celia Kitzinger, ed. Heterosexuality: A Feminism and Psychology Reader. Sage, 1993.

      Wilkinson, Sue and Celia Kitzinger, ed. Representing the Other: A Feminism and Psychology Reader. Altamira Press, 1996.

      Williams, Elizabeth Friar, ed. Voices of Feminist Therapy. Harwood Academic Pub., 1995.

      Wyche, Karen Fraser and Faye J. Crosby, ed. Women's Ethnicities: Journeys Through Psychology. Westview Press, 1996.


      Abel, Elizabeth, Barbara Christian, and Helene Moglen, ed. Female Subjects in Black and White: Race, Psychoanalysis, Feminism. Univ. of California Press, 1997.

      Benjamin, Jessica. Shadow of the other: Intersubjectivity and Gender in Psychoanalysis. Routledge, 1997.

      Bowlby, Rachel. Still Crazy After All These Years: Women, Writing, and Psychoanalysis. Routeldge, 1992.

      Burack, Cynthia. The Problem of the Passions: Feminism, Psychoanalysis, and Social Theory. New York Univ. Press, 1994.

      Domenici, T. and R. Lesser, ed. Disorienting Sexuality: Psychoanalytic Reappraisals of Sexual Identities. Routledge, 1995.

      Enns, Carolyn Zerbe. Feminist Theories and Feminist Psychotherapies. Haworth Press, 1997.

      Grosz, Elizabeth. Jacques Lacan. A Feminist Introduction. Routledge, London and New York, 1990.

      Luepnitz, Deborah Anna. The Family Interpreted: Feminism, Psychoanalysis and Family Therapy. Westview, 1992.

      Meyers, Diana Tietjens. Subjection and Subjectivity: Psychoanalytic Feminism and Moral Philosophy. Routledge, 1994.

      Minsky, Rosalind. Psychoanalysis and Gender: An Introductory Reader. Routledge, 1996.

      Oliver, Kelly. Family Values, Subjects Between Nature and Culture. Routledge, 1997.

      Oliver, Kelly. Subjectivity Without Subjects: From Abject Fathers to Desiring Mothers. Rowman & Littlefield Press, 1999.

      Penley, Constance. The Future of an Illusion: Film, Feminism, and Psychoanalysis. Univ. of Minnesota Press, 1989.

      Schiesari, Juliana. The Gendering of Melancholia: Feminism, Psychoanalysis, and the Symbolics of Loss in Renaissance Literature. Cornell Univ. Press, 1992.

      Schwartz, Adria E. Sexual Subjects: Lesbians, Gender and Psychoanalysis. Routledge, 1998.

      Slipp, Samuel. The Freudian Mystique: Freud, Women, and Feminism. New York Univ. Press, 1993.

      Smith, Joseph Carman and Carla J. Ferstman. The Castration of Oedipus: Femininsm, Psychoanalysis and the Will to Power. New York Univ. Press, 1996.

      Walker, Janet. Couching Resistance: Women, Film, and Psychoanalytic Psychiatry. Univ. of Minnesota Press, 1993.

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