Breaking Out is one of the classics of feminist sociology. In this new edition Liz Stanley and Sue Wise review the main developments in feminist thinking on research issues since the book first appeared.

chapter |15 pages

Introduction to the second edition

chapter |10 pages

Introduction to the first edition

chapter 1|19 pages

Feminism and the social sciences

chapter 3|26 pages

Beyond the personal?

chapter 4|27 pages

Socialization and gender role

A sort of critique

chapter 6|23 pages

The research process

chapter 7|13 pages

‘And so, dear reader…’

chapter 8|48 pages

Breaking out again