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Feminist philosophers

women"s perspectives on philosophical traditions

by Jean Grimshaw

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  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Wheatsheaf Books in Brighton, Sussex .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Feminist theory.,
  • Philosophy.,
  • Women philosophers.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 268-276) and index.

    StatementJean Grimshaw.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ1190 .G75 1986
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 280 p. ;
    Number of Pages280
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1910824M
    ISBN 100710807961, 0710807910
    LC Control Number90116793

      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 . A feminist primer for philosophers of science -- The legacy of twentieth century philosophy of science -- What feminist science studies can offer -- Challenges from every direction -- The prospects of twenty-first century philosophy of science.

    to make the resources of feminist philosophy more widely available. The newsletter contains discussions of recent developments in feminist philosophy and related work in other disciplines, literature overviews and book reviews, suggestions for eliminating gender bias in the traditional philosophy curriculum, and relections on feminist pedagogy.   In fact, however, feminist philosophy should be an essential resource for all philosophers, whatever their views about its political agenda. To see why, it will help to reflect on an earlier.

      Sexist philosophers. I was recently reading this History philosophy book and I was very upset that they barely included any women on their book. That’s almost in any philosophy book you see. But what was really disgusting to read was Aristotle’s point of view on women. H esaid that women was a castrated man that therefore women could never.   Feminist Philosophy and Its Controversies by Laurie Shrage. In , Martha Nussbaum reviewed a collection of essays on feminist epistemology for the New York Review of Books that divided the community of feminist point of contention was whether she misrepresented and unfairly criticized the work of a junior feminist scholar who contributed to the collection.


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Feminist philosophy means is either philosophy at the foundation of feminisms or and the creative use of feminist critiques of traditional philosophy. These examples of feminist philosophers will show the diversity of ideas represented by the phrase.

Martha Nussbaum argues in her book Sex and Social Justice denies that sex or sexuality. New book by a pair of feminist philosophers — and longtime friends — challenges modern fitness culture and feminine beauty ideal.

After two or three years of this, we decided to declare ourselves a Society and to publish a newsletter. SWIP came into being. It was about this time that Jean’s book, Feminist Philosophers was published.

At the time there were very few books anywhere that related feminism and philosophy and Jean’s monograph was both ground-breaking and. This is the first book to offer a systematic account of feminist philosophy as a distinctive field of philosophy.

The book introduces key issues and debates in feminist philosophy including: the nature of sex, gender, and the body; the relation between gender, sexuality, and sexual difference; whether there is anything that all women have in common; and the nature of birth and its centrality Cited by: Feminist philosophy is an approach to philosophy from a feminist perspective and also the employment of philosophical methods to feminist topics and questions.

Feminist philosophy involves both reinterpreting philosophical texts and methods in order to supplement the feminist movement and attempts to criticise or re-evaluate the ideas of traditional philosophy from within a feminist framework. This List of feminist philosophers doesn't cite any sources.

Thus it can not be verified that the persons listed represent a significant and relevant selection of names within this field. does not cite any sources. Please help improve this List of feminist philosophers doesn't cite any sources.

Books shelved as feminist-philosophy: The Second Sex by Simone de Beauvoir, An Introduction to Feminist Philosophy by Alison Stone, An Introduction to Fe. Feminist philosophers have also changed the history of philosophy by appropriating its ideas for feminist purposes. From the perspective of negative canon formation, the history of philosophy is a resource only in so far as it describes the theories and thinkers that were most deeply mistaken about women.

Feminist philosophers are a diverse group as there is not just one school of feminist philosophy. As in other branches of philosophy, which may be classified as traditional and analytical, so too do feminist philosophers adhere to many different variations of feminism.

Feminism has proved to be a new way of looking at many traditional problems. This collection performs in practice what numerous feminist philosophers have called for in theory—an exercise in world-traveling. Readers will find rich debates on multiple traditions and texts in Asian philosophy as well as innovative and wide-reaching essays on religion, epistemology, care ethics, free will, and subjectivity.

A must read. 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.

feminist philosophy and literature a list in hope that many books will be added, these are the few introductory books read that are feminist philosophy or contain significant sections or are by feminist philosophers, or are fiction. translations welcome.

Feminist philosophy both critiques and contributes to all fields of philosophy. It has moved beyond its original insight that gendered power deeply colors the methods and substance of philosophy. Today feminist philosophers construct work that builds on an understanding of power, privilege and oppression in the complex relationships among.

Philosophical feminism, a loosely related set of approaches in various fields of philosophy that (1) emphasizes the role of gender in the formation of traditional philosophical problems and concepts, (2) analyzes the ways in which traditional philosophy reflects and perpetuates bias against women, and (3) defends philosophical concepts and theories that presume women’s equality.

38 core books in Feminist Philosophy Ap Ap KateNorlock 14 Comments A reader is a librarian who would love to hear readers’ suggestions for titles to add to this list. This book addresses the theme of liberty as it is found in the writing of women philosophers of the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries, or as it is theorized with respect to women and their lives.

History: Feminist Philosophy in Philosophy of Gender, Race, and Sexuality. 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 field.5/5(1). Feminist philosophy of film is a young field that is rapidly growing but that has as yet no distinct disciplinary presence within philosophy. Articles by feminist philosophers on film began appearing in aesthetics journals and anthologies in English only in the late s and s.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Grimshaw, Jean. Feminist philosophers. Brighton, Sussex: Wheatsheaf Books, (OCoLC) Document Type.

Feminist philosophers question the structures and institutions that regulate our lives. When Mary Wollstonecraft was writing inthe institutions excluded and subordinated women explicitly. Wollstonecraft, as the title of her book (A Vindication of the Rights of Woman) makes clear, was extending the enlightenment idea that men have basic.

In social ontology, I recommend Ásta ’s recent book ‘Categories we Live By’. What contemporary female philosophers outside your specialism do you recommend reading?

In feminist philosophy: Kate Manne ’s Down Girl, giving a conceptual reconstruction of misogyny, is tremendous, and extraordinarily insightful and relevant. In philosophy.Feminist Philosophers: Women's Perspectives on described desires discussion dominant emotional example fact feeling female ethic female experience female nature feminine feminism feminist thinking feminist writers forms gender Genevieve Lloyd historical human nature humanistic psychology idea ideal identify important All Book Search.

The Feminist Philosophers blog has shut down. The blog began 12 years ago. Founded by Jenny Saul (currently Sheffield, soon to be Waterloo), it was a group blog featuring the writing of a growing roster of philosophers, many of whom posted under pseudonyms.

In her April 23rd post announcing the closure, Professor Saul referred to both positive and negative reasons for it.