For readers versed in the tradition of North Atlantic feminist theory, the intersection of “socialism” and “feminism” is relatively uncomplicated. As a rule, the theory proffers a critique of the “double oppression” that women experience under patriarchy and capitalism, with the exact relationship between these two systems then up for debate. While often not explicitly thematized, the theory’s geographical roots in North American and Western European struggles and contexts inform its epistemological practice and organizational protocols.
Jelaca, Dijana; Karkov, Nikolay; and Petrović, Tanja
"Editorial: Gender Relations and Women’s Struggles in Socialist Southeast Europe,"
Wagadu: A Journal of Transnational Women's & Gender Studies: Vol. 21:
1, Article 1.
Available at: https://digitalcommons.cortland.edu/wagadu/vol21/iss1/1