This Sex Which Is Not One

This Sex Which Is Not One

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ISBN Code : 9780801493317
Book Author : Luce Irigaray
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Total Pages : 301

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In This Sex Which Is Not One, Luce Irigaray elaborates on some of the major themes of Speculum of the Other Woman, her landmark work on the status of woman in Western philosophical discourse and in psychoanalytic theory. In eleven acute and widely ranging essays, Irigaray reconsiders the question of female sexuality in a variety of contexts that are relevant to current dis

No Mans Land: The Place of the Woman Writer in the Twentieth Century, Volume 1: The War of the Words

No Mans Land: The Place of the Woman Writer in the Twentieth Century, Volume 1: The War of the Words

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ISBN Code : 9780300045871
Book Author : Sandra M. Gilbert
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Total Pages : 540

No Mans Land: The Place of the Woman Writer in the Twentieth Century, Volume 1: The War of the Words Book Detail/ Review :

The first book in a landmark three-volume work that brings feminist theory to bear on modern literature in English. Focusing on both male and female writers, Gilbert and Gubar here survey social, literary, and linguistic conflicts between the sexes as revealed in texts by nineteenth- and twentieth-century writers from Tennyson to Woolf, from Hemingway to Plath.An exciting

Language and Womans Place: Text and Commentaries

Language and Womans Place: Text and Commentaries

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ISBN Code : 9780195167573
Book Author : Robin Tolmach Lakoff
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Total Pages : 243

Language and Womans Place: Text and Commentaries Book Detail/ Review :

The 1975 publication of Robin Tolmach Lakoffs Language and Womans Place, is widely recognized as having inaugurated feminist research on the relationship between language and gender, touching off a remarkable response among language scholars, feminists, and general readers. For the past thirty years, scholars of language and gender have been debating and developing Lakof

Leading Men: Presidential Campaigns and the Politics of Manhood

Leading Men: Presidential Campaigns and the Politics of Manhood

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ISBN Code : 9781566569033
Book Author : Jackson Katz
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Total Pages : 351

Leading Men: Presidential Campaigns and the Politics of Manhood Book Detail/ Review :

Its no secret that there is a wide and growing gender gap in American presidential politics. Over the past thirty years, Democrats have made major gains with women, while Republicans have been doing far better with men especially white working class men. The question is why? In Leading Men, Jackson Katz offers stunning evidence that American presidential campaigns have evo

A Passion for Friends: Toward a Philosophy of Female Affection

A Passion for Friends: Toward a Philosophy of Female Affection

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ISBN Code : 9780807067390
Book Author : Janice G. Raymond
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Total Pages : 532

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A Passion for Friends is not a sentimental hymn in praise of women together. It is a thoughtful, analytical, and critical examination of friendship...it provides a reference point for any continuing debate about women, the effective and affective uses of power and our relationships to each other. -Belles Lettres

Sexual/Textual Politics: Feminist Literary Theory(New Accents)

Sexual/Textual Politics: Feminist Literary Theory(New Accents)

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ISBN Code : 9780415280129
Book Author : Toril Moi
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Total Pages : 573

Sexual/Textual Politics: Feminist Literary Theory(New Accents) Book Detail/ Review :

What are the political implications of a feminist critical practice? How do the problems of the literary text relate to the priorities and perspectives of feminist politics as a whole?Sexual/Textual Politics addresses these fundamental questions and examines the strengths and limitations of the two main strands in feminist criticism, the Anglo-American and the French, payi

The Guerilleres

The Guerilleres

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ISBN Code : 9780330233507
Book Author : Monique Wittig
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Total Pages : 551

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A landmark of lesbian fiction, Les Guerilleres is about a war of the sexes, where women engage in bloody, victorious battles using knives, machine guns and rocket launchers. Moreover, sympathetic males join them in their combat.

The Gender Games: The Problem With Men and Women, from Someone Who has Been Both

The Gender Games: The Problem With Men and Women, from Someone Who has Been Both

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ISBN Code : 9781473648586
Book Author : Juno Dawson
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Total Pages : 300

The Gender Games: The Problem With Men and Women, from Someone Who has Been Both Book Detail/ Review :

Why we are all being messed up by gender, and what we can do about it.Its a boy! or Its a girl! are the first words almost all of us hear when we enter the world. Before our names, before we have likes and dislikes - before we, or anyone else, has any idea who we are. And two years ago, as Juno Dawson went to tell her mother she was (and actually, always had been) a

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