Feminist Technology

Feminist Technology

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Recognizing the different needs a desires of women a acknowledging the multiplicity of feminist approaches, this work offers a debate on existing a emergent technologies that share the goal of improving women's lives.Another notable example of this type of product is a Samsung cell phone that has a a€œpink exterior, built-in shopping list, ... As one commentator observed, this a€œbegs the question, do women really need an ovulation calendar on their mobile? ... Other examples include construction, auto repair, firefighting, and law enforcement in which a€œpoorly proportioned tools, uniforms and other gear can affectanbsp;...

Title:Feminist Technology
Author:Linda L. Layne, Sharra Louise Vostral, Kate Boyer
Publisher:University of Illinois Press - 2010


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