Chapter 23. W

  1. Michael Payne1 and
  2. Jessica Rae Barbera2

Published Online: 30 APR 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9781444323450.ch23

A Dictionary of Cultural and Critical Theory, Second Edition

A Dictionary of Cultural and Critical Theory, Second Edition

How to Cite

Payne, M. and Barbera, J. R. (eds) (2010) W, in A Dictionary of Cultural and Critical Theory, Second Edition, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444323450.ch23

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Courtauld Institute of Art, UK

  2. 2

    University of Pittsburgh, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 APR 2010
  2. Published Print: 2 APR 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405168908

Online ISBN: 9781444323450

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Keywords:

  • Arthur Waley (1889–1966) - responsible for exposure to national literatures of China and Japan;
  • Cornel West (1953–) - Afro-American philosopher of religion, cultural critic;
  • Benjamin Lee Whorf (1897–1941), American linguist and anthropologist;
  • Bernard Williams (1929–2003), British philosopher - analytically clear philosophical work with unusual reach and depth;
  • Monique Wittig (1935–2003), French feminist and writer;
  • womanism, coined and defined by Alice Walker - alternative term for black feminism;
  • women's studies, synonym for Feminist criticism and scholarship;
  • Virginia Woolf (1882–1941), British feminist writer

Summary

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  • Waley, Arthur to writing