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Register Forgot your password? Search-history Watchlist Links to www. ISBN: Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading. May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text. Accessories such as CD, codes, toys, may not be included. Discovering Feminist Philosophy provides an accessible introduction to the central issues in feminist philosophy.
At the same time, it answers current objections to feminism, arguing that in today's world it is as compelling as ever to probe the impact of the dualism of the sexes.
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This unique book is equal parts survey, viewpoint, and scholarship--ideal for anyone seeking to understand the current and future role of feminist philosophy. Satisfaction Guaranteed! Book is in Used-Good condition.
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Why separate, and therefore marginalize, women's scholarship from scholarship as a whole? In short, why feminist philosophy? Discovering Feminist Philosophy provides an accessible introduction to the central issues in feminist philosophy. At the same time, it answers current objections to feminism, arguing that in today's world it is as compelling as ever to probe the impact of the dualism of the sexes. Therefore, feminist perspectives make a vital contribution to the present and future of philosophy.
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Author Robin May Schott also contributes an original perspective on feminist ethics, based on her work on war and rape. Feminists offer analyses of, and propose solutions for, the disadvantage suffered by women in many societies.
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They provide accounts of gender and gender roles, sexuality and sex, and femininity; they uncover whatever biases might be present in the presuppositions of a theory or line of inquiry. This entry is specifically concerned with feminist philosophy, broadly conceived, which involves approaching feminist questions and problems from a philosophical perspective, and looking at the traditional questions of philosophy so as to reveal possible sexist assumptions and to propose alternative nonsexist proposals.
There are a number of textbooks on feminist philosophy currently available, although there is lot of variance in the ground covered. Some textbooks provide overviews of the main positions in feminist thought and are organized chronologically, while others focus on specific issues or topics.
Tong has chapters on all the main positions in feminist thought. Stone focuses on sex, sexuality, gender, and the issue of essentialism.
Saul and Schott are both organized thematically. Saul, Jennifer M. Feminism: Issues and Arguments. Oxford: Oxford University Press, Focuses on ethical and political issues such as discrimination, pornography, and sexual harassment, and offers proposals for possible solutions.
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Designed for an introductory-level undergraduate course, and thus provides and a good entry point to these debates. Schott, Robin May. This accessible introduction aims to show the relevance of feminism today, and thus answer the charge that feminism is no longer relevant.
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