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Judith Butler
Language: en
Pages: 200
Authors: Gill Jagger
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-02-07 - Publisher: Routledge

Judith Butler's work on gender, sexuality, identity, and the body has proved massively influential across a range of academic disciplines in the humanities and social sciences. Yet it is also notoriously difficult to access. This key book provides a comprehensive introduction to Butler's work, plus a critical examination of it
Judith Butler's Precarious Politics
Language: en
Pages: 248
Authors: Terrell Carver, Associate Professor of Political Science Samuel A Chambers, Samuel A. Chambers
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-01-25 - Publisher: Routledge

Judith Butler has been arguably the most important gender theorist of the past twenty years. This edited volume draws leading international political theorists into dialogue with her political theory. Each chapter is written by an acclaimed political theorist and concentrates on a particular aspect of Butler's work. The book is
Gender Trouble
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Tim Smith-Laing
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-07-05 - Publisher: CRC Press

Judith Butler's Gender Trouble is a perfect example of creative thinking. The book redefines feminism's struggle against patriarchy as part of a much broader issue: the damaging effects of all our assumptions about gender and identity. Looking at the factionalism of contemporary (1980s) feminism, Butler saw a movement split by
Judith Butler in Conversation
Language: en
Pages: 296
Authors: Bronwyn Davies
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-10-31 - Publisher: Routledge

How has Judith Butler’s writing contributed to thought in the Social Sciences and the Humanities? The participants in this project draw on various aspects of Butler’s conceptual work and they question how it has opened up the possibilities of thought in areas of study as diverse as theatre studies, education
Judith Butler and Political Theory
Language: en
Pages: 200
Authors: Samuel A Chambers, Terrell Carver
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-01-23 - Publisher: Routledge

Over the past twenty-five years the work of Judith Butler has had an extraordinary impact on numerous disciplines and interdisciplinary projects across the humanities and social sciences. This original study is the first to take a thematic approach to Butler as a political thinker. Starting with an explanation of her