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Gender/Body/Knowledge Feminist Reconstructions of Being and Knowing by Alison M. Jaggar

Gender/Body/Knowledge Feminist Reconstructions of Being and Knowing


Gender/Body/Knowledge Feminist Reconstructions of Being and Knowing by Alison M. Jaggar

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.

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Publication date

15th August 1989


Alison M. Jaggar

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Rutgers University Press


384 pages





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