Theory on the Edge

Irish Studies and the Politics of Sexual Difference

  • Editors
  • Noreen Giffney
  • Margrit Shildrick

Part of the Breaking Feminist Waves book series (BFW)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Introduction: Emergent Strands or Theory on Edge?

  3. Women’s Studies and the Disciplines

    1. Ailbhe Smyth
      Pages 9-13
  4. Politics

  5. Culture

About this book


Theory on the Edge brings together some of the foremost specialists working at the interdisciplinary interface between Irish Studies, feminist theory, queer theory, and gender and sexuality studies in order to trace the contemporary development of feminist thinking and activism in Ireland.


culture feminism gender migration politics women

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Nature America Inc. 2013
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, New York
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Literature Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-45533-1
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-31547-2
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