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Ecofeminism and Just Leisure in the 21 st Century. Karla A. Henderson May, 18, 2012 Salt Lake City, Utah. My Journey to Ecofeminism. Equal Rights Learning from Grad Students Radical Feminism Interests in Outdoors and Feminism. Purpose of Paper.

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ecofeminism and just leisure in the 21 st century

Ecofeminism and Just Leisure in the 21st Century

Karla A. Henderson

May, 18, 2012

Salt Lake City, Utah

my journey to ecofeminism
My Journey to Ecofeminism
  • Equal Rights
  • Learning from Grad Students
  • Radical Feminism
  • Interests in Outdoors and Feminism
purpose of paper
Purpose of Paper
  • “Spaces and places integral to instituting a more just world”
  • Strengths and weaknesses of ecofeminisms
  • Possibilities for knowing more about leisure
  • Connecting social and environmental justice through “gender justice”
  • Questions for further discussion
ecofeminisms defined
Ecofeminisms Defined
  • An ecophilosophy
  • Connects humans and nature
  • Philosophical, spiritual, theoretical, critical, practical
  • Premise that the oppression/domination of women connected to/with the oppression/domination of the earth
patriarchy dualisms
Patriarchy Dualisms
  • Male/Female
  • Nature/Nurture
inadequacies
Inadequacies

Feminism not addressing Environment

Environmentalists not addressing Women’s Issues

just leisure
Just Leisure
  • Social Justice – a society where the distribution of resources is equitable and all members are psychologically and physically safe and secure
  • Environmental Justice – fair treatment and meaningful involvement of people related to the development and enforcement of laws, regulations, and policies regarding the environment
power and privilege
Power and Privilege

Inclusivity

Denying differences denies differences in power and resources

critiques of ecofeminism
Critiques of Ecofeminism
  • Idealistic
  • Essentialist
  • Scapegoating Men
  • Too much focus on women’s nurturance
question
Question

Would a nonsexist society imply an ecologically benign society?

incorporating feminisms
Incorporating Feminisms
  • Connection between social and environmental justice
  • Awareness of ideas/raise consciousness
  • Way to examine language
  • Lens to examine policies
  • Potential elitism of outdoors
possibilities in leisure fields
Possibilities in Leisure Fields
  • Doing the right thing
  • Socially and environmentally responsible leisure
  • Questions domination of anyone/anything
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