Gender/Body/Knowledge Feminist Reconstructions of Being and Knowing

by Alison M. Jaggar

Gender/Body/Knowledge Feminist Reconstructions of Being and Knowing Synopsis

The essays in this interdisciplinary collection share the conviction that modern western paradigms of knowledge and reality are gender-biased. Some contributors challenge and revise western conceptions of the body as the domain of the biological and 'natural, ' the enemy of reason, typically associated with women.

Book Information

ISBN: 9780813513799
Publication date: 30th August 1989
Author: Alison M. Jaggar
Publisher: Rutgers University Press
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 384 pages
Categories: Philosophy,

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