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Resistance Is (Not) Futile:: Analytical Feminism's Relation to Political Philosophy

Ann E. Cudd and University of Kansas

in Out from the Shadows: Analytical Feminist Contributions to Traditional Philosophy

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199855469
eISBN:
9780199932788
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199855469.003.0002
Subject:
Philosophy, Feminist Philosophy

Feminist political philosophy has not yet become mainstream, but there is reason to believe that it will, just as feminist theory has penetrated other fields in the humanities and social sciences. In ... More


The Oxford Handbook of Philosophy of Religion

William J. Wainwright (ed.)

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
April 2005
ISBN:
9780195138092
eISBN:
9780199835348
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195138090.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Religion

The philosophy of religion as a distinct discipline is an innovation of the last 200 years, but its central topics—the existence and nature of the divine, humankind’s relation to it, the nature of ... More


What Is a Feminist Philosophy of Sex?

Linda LeMoncheck

in Loose Women, Lecherous Men: A Feminist Philosophy of Sex

Published in print:
1997
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195105568
eISBN:
9780199852949
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195105568.003.0002
Subject:
Philosophy, Feminist Philosophy

Feminist philosophy is a discipline rich in its diversity of speculative argument and practical politics. Both ancient and contemporary traditions in the philosophy of sex can be characterized by ... More


Responsive Becoming: Ethics between Deleuze and Feminism

Erinn Cunniff Gilson

in Deleuze and Ethics

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780748641178
eISBN:
9780748671731
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748641178.003.0005
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

This chapter explores the possibility of an alliance between Deleuze's philosophy and feminist philosophy with respect to ethics. It begins by specifying some of the general points of convergence ... More


Not Just a Pipeline Problem: Improving Women’s Participation in Philosophy in Australia

Susan Dodds and Eliza Goddard

in Women in Philosophy: What Needs to Change?

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199325603
eISBN:
9780199369317
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199325603.003.0008
Subject:
Philosophy, General

It has been assumed that women’s under-representation in philosophy is a “pipeline problem” that will be fixed once the number of women in the academic pipeline increased. The pipeline model, ... More


The Singularity of Genius

Birgit Schippers

in Julia Kristeva and Feminist Thought

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780748640898
eISBN:
9780748671830
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748640898.003.0005
Subject:
Philosophy, Feminist Philosophy

This chapter introduces Kristeva's recent writings on the female genius, focusing on her work on Hannah Arendt and on the development of Arendtian themes in Kristeva's ideas. So far, this aspect of ... More


Towards a Philosophy of Freedom?

Birgit Schippers

in Julia Kristeva and Feminist Thought

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780748640898
eISBN:
9780748671830
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748640898.003.0006
Subject:
Philosophy, Feminist Philosophy

This chapter further develops the reference points of Kristeva's political philosophy that were established in the preceding chapter, but it asks a more specific question: how can we read Kristeva's ... More


Introduction: Searching for Sofia: Gender and Philosophy in the 21st Century

Fiona Jenkins and Katrina Hutchison

in Women in Philosophy: What Needs to Change?

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199325603
eISBN:
9780199369317
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199325603.003.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, General

Why do women continue to be severely underrepresented in Anglophone philosophy, both in terms of numbers and in terms of seniority, despite several decades of change in academia more generally? Given ... More


Women in Philosophy: What Needs to Change?

Katrina Hutchison and Fiona Jenkins (eds)

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199325603
eISBN:
9780199369317
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199325603.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, General

Despite its place among the humanities and social sciences, the career prospects and numbers of women in philosophy much more closely resemble those of women in the sciences and engineering, than in ... More


Identities and Freedom: Feminist Theory Between Power and Connection

Allison Weir

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199936861
eISBN:
9780199333073
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199936861.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Feminist Philosophy, General

How can we think about identities in the wake of feminist critiques of identity and identity politics? In Identities and Freedom, Allison Weir rethinks conceptions of identity – both individual ... More


Women in Philosophy: Why Should We Care?

Marilyn Friedman

in Women in Philosophy: What Needs to Change?

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199325603
eISBN:
9780199369317
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199325603.003.0002
Subject:
Philosophy, General

This paper explores whether philosophy or women would benefit if women participated in philosophy in equal numbers to men. After reviewing the problem of women’s underrepresentation in professional ... More


Gender and Race: (What) Are They? (What) Do We Want Them to Be? 1

Sally Haslanger

in Resisting Reality: Social Construction and Social Critique

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199892631
eISBN:
9780199980055
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199892631.003.0007
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy, Feminist Philosophy

This chapter proposes social constructionist accounts of gender and race. The foci of the inquiry—an inquiry aiming to provide resources for feminist and antiracist projects—are the social positions ... More


Cut of the Real: Subjectivity in Poststructuralist Philosophy

Katerina Kolozova

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231166102
eISBN:
9780231536431
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231166102.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

This book reclaims the relevance of categories traditionally rendered “unthinkable” by postmodern feminist philosophies, such as “the real,” “the one,” “the limit,” and “finality,” thus critically ... More


Vulnerability: New Essays in Ethics and Feminist Philosophy

Catriona Mackenzie, Wendy Rogers, and Susan Dodds (eds)

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199316649
eISBN:
9780199346431
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199316649.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Feminist Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

This volume breaks new ground by investigating the ethics of vulnerability. Vulnerability is a central feature of human existence. Although its normative significance is recognized in moral theory ... More


Introduction

Linda LeMoncheck

in Loose Women, Lecherous Men: A Feminist Philosophy of Sex

Published in print:
1997
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195105568
eISBN:
9780199852949
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195105568.003.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Feminist Philosophy

This book introduces a feminist philosophy of sex whose express purpose is to advance the dialogue among the competing viewpoints on women's sexual liberation. It argues that a philosophical and ... More


Introduction: Discovering the Beautiful Stranger …

Barbara M. Kennedy

in Deleuze and Cinema: The Aesthetics of Sensation

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748611348
eISBN:
9780748652310
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748611348.003.0011
Subject:
Philosophy, Aesthetics

This book discusses the relevance of Gilles Deleuze's philosophy for the study of cinema. It provides synthesis of Deleuzian and post-structuralist feminist philosophy and a reconceiving of the ... More


Introduction: What Is Vulnerability, and Why Does It Matter for Moral Theory?

Catriona Mackenzie, Wendy Rogers, and Susan Dodds

in Vulnerability: New Essays in Ethics and Feminist Philosophy

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199316649
eISBN:
9780199346431
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199316649.003.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Feminist Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

The first section of this introduction identifies four questions that an ethics of vulnerability needs to address: What is vulnerability? Why does vulnerability give rise to moral obligations and ... More


The I in Team: Sports Fandom and the Reproduction of Identity

Erin C. Tarver

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780226469935
eISBN:
9780226470276
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226470276.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, General

Why does sports fandom matter so much to fans, who often don’t play the games they watch at all? This book philosophically investigates sports fandom, spanning the fields of feminist philosophy, ... More


Introduction

Katerina Kolozova and François Laruelle

in Cut of the Real: Subjectivity in Poststructuralist Philosophy

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231166102
eISBN:
9780231536431
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231166102.003.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

This introductory chapter sets out the theoretical foundations of this volume, which aims to conceive of possibilities of rethinking the real by building on the legacy of poststructuralist feminist ... More


The Other Women's Lib: Gender and Body in Japanese Women's Fiction

Julia C. Bullock

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824833879
eISBN:
9780824870836
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824833879.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

This book provides the first systematic analysis of Japanese literary feminist discourse of the 1960s—a full decade before the “women's lib” movement emerged in Japan. It highlights the work of three ... More


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