3 edition of Is Feminist Philosophy Philosophy? (SPEP) found in the catalog.
October 25, 1999
by Northwestern University Press
Written in English
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|Number of Pages||266|
Has the term, feminist, grown out of its resisted stance? What from today's standpoint is an appropriate concept of feminist philosophy? And is it not the case that all people thinking democratically must share its central concern? In this book internationally acclaimed philosopher Herta Nagl-Docekal discusses and critiques the theories of today. 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.
The Blackwell Guide to Feminist Philosophy is a definitive introduction to the field, consisting of 15 newly-contributed essays that apply philosophical methods and approaches to feminist concerns.. Offers a key view of the project of centering women’s experience. Includes topics such as feminism and pragmatism, lesbian philosophy, feminist epistemology, and women in the history of philosophy. The past twenty years have seen an explosion of work by feminist philosophers and several surveys of this work have documented the richness of the many different ways of doing feminist philosophy. But this major new anthology is the first broad and inclusive selection of the most important work in this by:
Essays, Articles, and Book Chapters. Feminist standpoint theory has a contentious history. It is an explicitly political as well as social epistemology; its central and motivating insight is that those who are subject to structures of domination that marginalize and oppress them may, in fact, have epistemic advantage on a number of crucial dimensions. e-format from , paper-format from (full text) links from OUP's "Feminist Philosophy" Series Book List OUP's Series List (link) A Most Detestable Crime, New Philosophical Essays on Rape, Burgess-Jackson (unfree) Abortion and Social Responsibility, Depolarizing the Debate, Shrage (unfree) Adaptive Preferences and Women's Empowerment, Khader .
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An Introduction to Feminist Philosophy shows how feminist thinking on these and related topics has developed since the s. The book also explains how feminist philosophy relates to the many forms of feminist politics.
The book provides clear, succinct and readable accounts of key feminist thinkers including de Beauvoir, Butler, Gilligan Cited by: 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.
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 norms about “male” and.
Feminist philosophy examines issues that are traditionally found in practical ethics and political philosophy, metaphysics, epistemology and philosophy of language. In fact, feminist concerns can appear in almost all areas of traditional philosophy.
Feminist philosophy is thus not a kind of philosophy; rather, it is unified by its focus on. Second, there is room for further integrating feminist philosophy of biology with feminist epistemology and philosophy of science. Feminist philosophy of biology includes a vast body of literature documenting the impact of sexism and androcentrism in both the practice of.
I'm thinking about including this book in a syllabus I'm working on for a feminist philosophy course. The major benefit is that it's far-reaching and comprehensive. It has a nice selection of work on oppression, sex and gender, ethics, political philosophy, and by: Books shelved as feminist-philosophy: The Second Sex by Simone de Beauvoir, An Introduction to Feminist Philosophy by Alison Stone, An Introduction to Fe.
About this book. Including over 50 newly-commissioned survey articles, this outstanding volume represents the first truly comprehensive guide to feminist philosophy. Reviews "Finally, an anthology that places the power and range of feminist theory in the context not just of the Western tradition but also the concerns of the Two thirds World.
Feminism and Philosophy FROM THE EDITOR Margaret A. Crouch eAsTern michigAn UniversiTy How, if at all, has feminist philosophy influenced mainstream philosophy.
when feminist philosophy became a sub-field of philosophy, integration of the insights and critiques of feminist philosophy into mainstream philosophy was a goal for Size: KB. 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. There has been little attention to feminism and gender issues in mainstream philosophy of technology and vice versa.
Since the beginning of the so-called»second wave feminism«(in the middle of the 20th century), there has been a growing awareness of the urgency of a critical reflection of technology and science within feminist discourse. 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.
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.
The essays in this book introduce to American readers the work of a group of British feminist philosophers, representing both the Continental and the analytic traditions, who argue that philosophy is in urgent need of a feminist perspective.
This book demonstrates that feminist philosophy is not a separate area of philosophy that can safely be ignored by philosophers not “in” it. Rather, it relates to at least most of the major areas of philosophy, and its gains will stand to benefit all philosophers, no matter what their field.
Feminist history of philosophy is a reclamation and reformation project focused on the history of western philosophy. It has several facets. One facet is a critical analysis of the misogyny and sexism in individual canonical philosophers. Some feminist historians of philosophy extend their critique to the western philosophical tradition as a whole.
History: Feminist Philosophy in Philosophy of Gender, Race, and Sexuality Varieties of Feminism in Philosophy of Gender, Race, and Sexuality $ new $ used. This second edition of Women, Knowledge, and Reality continues to exhibit the ways in which feminist philosophers enrich and challenge philosophy.
Essays by twenty-five feminist philosophers, seventeen of them new to the second edition, address fundamental issues in philosophical and feminist methods, metaphysics, epistemology, and the philosophies of science, language, religion and mind/body. Buy This Book in Print summary 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 by: 7. She has edited many journal issues in feminist philosophy and the philosophy of disability and has published over 85 articles and book chapters.
She chairs and was a founder of Philosophy in an Inclusive Key Summer Institute, a summer program for undergraduates who are. Opening plenary: is feminist philosophy philosophy?-opening remarks / Drucilla Cornell, Jacques Derrida, and Teresa Brennan --Discussion / Teresa Brennan [and others] --Women, identity, and philosophy / Marjorie C.
Miller --The personal is philosophical, or teaching a life and living the truth: philosophical pedagogy at the boundaries of self.in Undergraduate Feminist Philosophy Courses,” describes how she developed multimedia resources for teaching feminist philosophy in collaboration with undergraduate students.
Both the “[digital] learning objects” (LOs or DLOs) and the process of creating them incorporate feminist principles and values, especially ideas drawn from Lugones.“Foucault and Feminist Philosophy of Disability offers a master class on Foucault and feminist theory as it addresses the dangerous and biased exclusion of disability within academic philosophy.
Its most powerful gifts are the tools it gives readers for recognizing the same exclusion and discrimination within their own fields—it is a book.