The Resource Subject to debate : sense and dissents on women, politics, and culture, Katha Pollitt

Subject to debate : sense and dissents on women, politics, and culture, Katha Pollitt

Label
Subject to debate : sense and dissents on women, politics, and culture
Title
Subject to debate
Title remainder
sense and dissents on women, politics, and culture
Statement of responsibility
Katha Pollitt
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Eighty-eight essays on topics ranging from abortion and affirmative action to school vouchers and the death penalty
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pollitt, Katha
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3566.O533
LC item number
S83 2001
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women
  • Civilization
  • Politics and government
  • Women
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
Label
Subject to debate : sense and dissents on women, politics, and culture, Katha Pollitt
Instantiates
Publication
Note
A collection of articles originally published in the author's column, Subject to debate, in the Nation
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 329-332)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: feminism at the millennium -- Clara Zetkin Avenue -- National tulip conversation -- Last president -- Communitarianism, no -- Single-sex sexism -- Opinionated women -- "Sex in America" -- School prayer? By all means -- Beggar's opera -- Deadbeat dads: a modest proposal -- Affirmative action begins at home -- We are all Marcia Clark -- Victoria's secret -- Opportunity knocked -- Is marriage like a bran muffin? -- 1945 -- Of grass and guns -- Swish, thwack, boo -- Facts and pundits -- O.J. verdict: while you were sleeping -- Million man mirage -- Where are the women we voted for? -- Kept illusions -- Violence of ordinary life -- No god, no master -- Village idiocy -- French lessons -- Sweet swan of Avon -- Take back the right -- For whom the ball rolls -- Gay marriage? Don't say I didn't warn you -- Pomolotov cocktail -- Adoption fantasy -- Utopia, limited -- Strange death of liberal America -- Of toes and men -- We were wrong: why I'm not voting for Clinton -- First wives, last laugh -- Kissing and telling -- No vote for Clinton? Readers bite back -- Let them eat numbers -- Born again vs. porn again -- Can this marriage be saved? -- Paula Jones, class act? -- Secrets and lies -- Go figure -- Heaven can wait -- When I'm sixty-four -- No sex, please. We're killers. -- About race: can we talk? -- Get thee behind me, Disney -- Honk if you like art -- Thoroughly modern Di -- Free Willie -- Hello, Columbus -- Women and children first -- Madchen in uniform -- Vouching toward Bethlehem -- Race and gender and class, oh my! -- School's out -- Far from Chile? -- Masterpiece theater -- September thong -- Great big baskets of dirty linen -- Poverty: fudging the numbers -- Murder, Inc. -- Precious bodily fluids -- Make love, not war -- People vs. Larry Flynt? -- Let them sell lemonade -- Women's rights: as the world turns -- A Bronx tale -- War and memory -- Natural born killers -- No males need apply? -- Weird science -- Polymaritally perverse -- Catholic bashing? -- Home discomforts -- Death penalty in theory and practice -- Regrets only -- Progressive presidential politics (continued) -- Abortion history 101 -- Underground against the Taliban -- Moms to NRA: grow up! -- Politics of personal responsibility -- Freedom from religion, si! -- Social pseudoscience
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xxviii, 332 pages
Isbn
9780679783435
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
00056109
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)44632942
  • (OCoLC)ocm44632942
Label
Subject to debate : sense and dissents on women, politics, and culture, Katha Pollitt
Publication
Note
A collection of articles originally published in the author's column, Subject to debate, in the Nation
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 329-332)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: feminism at the millennium -- Clara Zetkin Avenue -- National tulip conversation -- Last president -- Communitarianism, no -- Single-sex sexism -- Opinionated women -- "Sex in America" -- School prayer? By all means -- Beggar's opera -- Deadbeat dads: a modest proposal -- Affirmative action begins at home -- We are all Marcia Clark -- Victoria's secret -- Opportunity knocked -- Is marriage like a bran muffin? -- 1945 -- Of grass and guns -- Swish, thwack, boo -- Facts and pundits -- O.J. verdict: while you were sleeping -- Million man mirage -- Where are the women we voted for? -- Kept illusions -- Violence of ordinary life -- No god, no master -- Village idiocy -- French lessons -- Sweet swan of Avon -- Take back the right -- For whom the ball rolls -- Gay marriage? Don't say I didn't warn you -- Pomolotov cocktail -- Adoption fantasy -- Utopia, limited -- Strange death of liberal America -- Of toes and men -- We were wrong: why I'm not voting for Clinton -- First wives, last laugh -- Kissing and telling -- No vote for Clinton? Readers bite back -- Let them eat numbers -- Born again vs. porn again -- Can this marriage be saved? -- Paula Jones, class act? -- Secrets and lies -- Go figure -- Heaven can wait -- When I'm sixty-four -- No sex, please. We're killers. -- About race: can we talk? -- Get thee behind me, Disney -- Honk if you like art -- Thoroughly modern Di -- Free Willie -- Hello, Columbus -- Women and children first -- Madchen in uniform -- Vouching toward Bethlehem -- Race and gender and class, oh my! -- School's out -- Far from Chile? -- Masterpiece theater -- September thong -- Great big baskets of dirty linen -- Poverty: fudging the numbers -- Murder, Inc. -- Precious bodily fluids -- Make love, not war -- People vs. Larry Flynt? -- Let them sell lemonade -- Women's rights: as the world turns -- A Bronx tale -- War and memory -- Natural born killers -- No males need apply? -- Weird science -- Polymaritally perverse -- Catholic bashing? -- Home discomforts -- Death penalty in theory and practice -- Regrets only -- Progressive presidential politics (continued) -- Abortion history 101 -- Underground against the Taliban -- Moms to NRA: grow up! -- Politics of personal responsibility -- Freedom from religion, si! -- Social pseudoscience
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xxviii, 332 pages
Isbn
9780679783435
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
00056109
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)44632942
  • (OCoLC)ocm44632942

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