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Feminist philosophy

by Herta Nagl-Docekal

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Published by Westview Press in Boulder .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Feminist theory,
  • Feminist criticism,
  • Sex differences,
  • Gender identity,
  • Sex discrimination against women,
  • Postmodernism -- Social aspects

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementHerta Nagl-Docekal ; translated by Katharina Vester ; foreword by Alison Jaggar.
    SeriesFeminist theory and politics
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ1190 .N34 2004
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3680174M
    ISBN 100813341892, 0813365716
    LC Control Number2003023536

      In fact, however, feminist philosophy should be an essential resource for all philosophers, whatever their views about its political agenda. To see why, it will help to reflect on an earlier.   The Routledge Companion to Feminist Philosophy is an outstanding guide and reference source to the key topics, subjects, thinkers, and debates in feminist philosophy. Fifty-six chapters, written by an international team of contributors specifically for the Companion, are organized into five sections: (1) Engaging the Past; (2) Mind, Body, and World; (3) Knowledge, Language, and Science; (4 Author: Ann Garry.

    Book description. The Routledge Companion to Feminist Philosophy is an outstanding guide and reference source to the key topics, subjects, thinkers, and debates in feminist philosophy. Fifty-six chapters, written by an international team of contributors specifically for the Companion, are organized into five sections: (1) Engaging the Past; (2) Mind, Body, and World; (3) Knowledge, Language.   About the Author Jennifer McWeeny is associate professor of philosophy at Worcester Polytechnic Institute. Her research and teaching interests concern feminist philosophy, phenomenology, philosophy of mind, comparative methodology, decolonial .

    Feminist Philosophy of Religion: Critical Readings brings together key new writings in this growing field. Part one of the reader explores important approaches to the feminist philosophy of religion, including psychoanalytic, poststructualist, postmetaphysical and epistemological frameworks. to make the resources of feminist philosophy more widely available. The newsletter contains discussions of recent developments in feminist philosophy and related work in other disciplines, literature overviews and book reviews, suggestions for eliminating gender bias in the traditional philosophy curriculum, and relections on feminist pedagogy.


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It has a nice selection of work on oppression, sex and gender, ethics, political philosophy, and by: The second meaning of feminist philosophy is to describe attempts within the discipline of philosophy to critique traditionalist philosophy by applying feminist analysis.

Some typical arguments of this feminist approach to philosophy center on how traditional methods of philosophy have accepted that the social Feminist philosophy book about “male” and. Johanna Sjöstedt: In her essay “Can the ‘Other’ of philosophy speak?”, Judith Butler speaks of feminist philosophers, including the Australian feminist Elizabeth Grosz, who have studied under some of America’s most prominent philosophers.1 In the end they have found that their work is not wanted within the institution of philosophy, only to move on into the humanities in a broader.

About this book. Including over 50 newly-commissioned survey articles, this outstanding volume represents the first truly comprehensive guide to feminist philosophy.

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Book Description. The Routledge Companion to Feminist Philosophy is an outstanding guide and reference source to the key topics, subjects, thinkers, and debates in feminist philosophy. Fifty-six chapters, written by an international team of contributors specifically for the Companion, are organized into five sections: (1) Engaging the Past; (2) Mind, Body, and World; (3) Knowledge, Language.

Feminist philosophy of language has come a long way in a very short time period. Initially, most work in the area was critical, calling for changes either to language itself or to philosophy of language. More recently, however, the dynamic has changed, with the advent of several major positive research programmes within philosophy of by: Feminist philosophy of science is a branch of feminist philosophy that seeks to understand how the acquirement of knowledge through scientific means has been influenced by notions of gender and gender roles in society.

Feminist philosophers of science question how scientific research and scientific knowledge itself may be influenced and possibly compromised by the social and professional.

Eva Kittay’s “Love’s Labor”–not only feminist philosophy and political philosophy, but a major launch of philosophical attention to disability. Like Brison’s “Aftermath”, this is grounded in real life experience, so is a beautiful example of blending ideal and. Thius edition of the Recently Published Book Spotlight is on the work of Michelle Ciurria.

Michelle Ciurria is the author of An Intersectional Feminist Theory of Moral Responsibility, published by Routledge in Her work has appeared in such journals Feminist Philosophy Quarterly, The Journal of the APA, and Ethical Theory and Moral Practice. Author: Nathan Eckstrand. Feminist philosophy is philosophy that is aimed at understanding and challenging the oppression of women.

Feminist philosophy examines issues that are traditionally found in practical ethics and political philosophy, metaphysics, epistemology and philosophy of language.

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It has moved beyond its original insight that gendered power deeply colors the methods and substance of philosophy. Today feminist philosophers construct work that builds on an understanding of power, privilege and oppression in the complex relationships among.

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Feminist philosophy of religion has developed in recent years because of the exposure of explicit sexism in much traditional philosophical thinking about religion.

The struggle with a discipline shaped almost exclusively by men has led feminist philosophers to redress the problematic biases of gender, race, class and sexual orientation in the traditional subject. Feminist philosophy attempts to re-evaluate and alter traditional philosophy from inside the feminist framework, criticizing traditional philosophy from the perspective of feminist beliefs and philosophies.

Feminist philosophers are a diverse group as there is not just one school of feminist philosophy. As in other branches of philosophy, which. Book Description: Drawing attention to the vexed relationship between feminist theory and philosophy,Is Feminist Philosophy Philosophy?demonstrates the spectrum of significant work being done at this contested volume offers clear statements by seventeen distinguished scholars as well as a full range of philosophical approaches; it also presents feminist philosophers in.

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Free shipping for many products!Philosophical feminism, a loosely related set of approaches in various fields of philosophy that (1) emphasizes the role of gender in the formation of traditional philosophical problems and concepts, (2) analyzes the ways in which traditional philosophy reflects and perpetuates bias against women, and (3) defends philosophical concepts and theories that presume women’s equality.