skip to main content

EROTIC MENTORING WOMEN''S TRANSFORMATIONS IN THE UNIVERSITY

Janice Hocker Rushing 2010

Online access

  • Title:
    EROTIC MENTORING WOMEN''S TRANSFORMATIONS IN THE UNIVERSITY
  • Author: Janice Hocker Rushing
  • Subjects: Feminism and higher education; Feminism and higher education; Women college teachers; Women college teachers; Women in higher education; Women in higher education; Women college teachers; Women in higher education; Feminism and higher education; Education; Social Sciences; Theory & Practice of Education; Electronic books
  • Description: Contents ; Foreword ; Part I: Man-Made Maiden ; 1. Alma Mater ; 2. Maiden Lover ; 3. Muse ; 4. Mistress ; 5. Brainchild ; Part II: Fatal Attractions ; 6. Siren ; 7. Veiled Woman ; 8. Amazon ; Part III: One-in-Herself ; 9. Psyche''s Marriage ; 10. Psyche''s Labors ; 11. Divine Child ; Notes ; Bibliography ; Index ; About the Author
    They're everywhere in the academy: young, bright women mentored by older scholars, usually men, who attempt to mold them into their own masculine ideals. Janice Hocker Rushing's study of over 200 women and their life transformations is the subject of this eloquent book. Using the tropes of mythology and Jungian psychology, the author characterizes the many paths these women's academic lives take: as Muse for a faltering older scholar, as Mistress or wife, as the dutiful academic daughter. Their resistance to this power differential also takes many forms: as a Veiled Woman, silent in public but
  • Publisher: Walnut Creek : Left Coast Press
  • Creation Date: 2010
  • Format: 1 online resource (326 p.).
  • Language: English
  • Identifier: ISBN1-315-42949-7;ISBN1-315-42947-0;ISBN1-59874-799-1
  • OCLC Number: 711747403
  • Institution Zone MMS ID: 991000446905103378$$I01TRAILS_CDKC
    991000406524004881$$I01TRAILS_FVCCL
    991000132169303383$$I01TRAILS_MILES
    991005492417803370$$I01TRAILS_MSU_BILLINGS
    991009824626103368$$I01TRAILS_MSU
    991000631555503380$$I01TRAILS_ROCKY
    9927478601203367$$I01TRAILS_UM
    991002188327403382$$I01TRAILS_UGF
    991003069949203381$$I01TRAILS_CARROLL
  • Network Zone MMS ID: 9911611114803366
  • Source: 01TRAILS ALMA
    01TRAILS ALMA

Searching Remote Databases, Please Wait