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Feminist contentions : a philosophical exchange

Feminist contentions : a philosophical exchange

Author: Seyla Benhabib
Publisher: New York : Routledge, 1995.
Series: Thinking gender.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Seyla Benhabib, Judith Butler, Drucilla Cornell and Nancy Fraser discuss some of the key questions facing feminist theory. Each articulates her own position in an initial essay, then responds to the others in a follow-up essay. The topics focus anything the writer feels strongly about.

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Streit um Differenz. English.
Feminist contentions.
New York : Routledge, 1995
Named Person: Christa Bürger
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Seyla Benhabib
ISBN: 0415910854 9780415910859 0415910862 9780415910866
OCLC Number: 30623637
Language Note: Translation of: Der Streit um Differenz.
Notes: "First published as Der Streit um Differenz (Frankfurt : Fischer Verlag, 1993)"--Introduction.
Description: 176 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: Introduction / Linda Nicholson --
Essays: 1. Feminism and postmodernism / Seyla Benhabib --
2. Contingent foundations / Judith Butler --
3. False antitheses / Nancy Fraser --
4. What is ethical feminism? / Drucilla Cornell --
Responses: 5. Subjectivity, historiography, and politics / Seyla Benhabib --
6. For a careful reading / Judith Butler --
7. Rethinking the time of feminism / Drucilla Cornell --
8. Pragmatism, feminism, and the linguistic turn / Nancy Fraser.
Series Title: Thinking gender.
Other Titles: Streit um Differenz.
Responsibility: Seyla Benhabib [and others] ; introduction by Linda Nicholson.
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