Archaeological Ms.conceptions: Contemplating Gender and Power in the Greek Neolithic

  • Lauren E. Talalay
Part of the Studies in Gender and Material Culture book series (SGMC)


During the last few decades feminist scholarship has sought to destabilize mainstream thinking across diverse disciplines by re-examining the issues of women, gender relations and gender ideologies. While the resulting publications embrace disparate theoretical stances, all of them ultimately question the way knowledge is constituted. As one writer has observed, feminist theorists have called upon scholars

to unpack the processes that select and preserve evidence; to decenter narrative to interrogate categories of analysis within each discipline; [and] to demonstrate the way that gender works to legitimize structures of power.l


Feminist Theory Gender Relation Gender Ideology Female Image Neolithic Site 
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