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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 gender, race, sexuality, class/caste, ability, nation, age, and coloniality.  Thus, the field is in a good position to assist any philosopher in understanding that power, privilege, and social identities are philosophically important and impact the ways we do ethics, metaphysics, epistemology, philosophy of mind, politics, or any other field of philosophy.

Key works

Key work in feminist philosophy has been done in virtually all areas of philosophy. Please see individual subcategory entries  under "Feminist Philosophy" for key works by area and topic.

Introductions

The following collections offer concise overviews of different subfields and topics in feminist philosophy: Alcoff & Kittay 2007 (The Blackwell Guide to Feminist Philosophy); Fricker & Hornsby 2000 (The Cambridge Companion to Feminism and Philosophy); Jaggar & Young 1998 (A Companion to Feminist Philosophy);  and Stone 2007 (An Introduction to Feminist Philosophy).

Additional anthologies and collections of key readings include: Cudd & Andreasen 2005 (Feminist Theory: A Philosophical Anthology); Hackett & Haslanger 2006 (Theorizing Feminisms); Bailey & Cuomo 2008 (The Feminist Philosophy Reader); and Guy-Sheftal 1995 (Words of Fire: An Anthology of African American Feminist Thought).

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  1. Nermin Abadan-Unat (2010). Hayatıni Seçen Kadın: ". Doğan Kitap.
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  2. Ben Agger (1991). A Critical Theory of Public Life Knowledge, Discourse, and Politics in an Age of Decline.
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  3. Maria Isabel Peña Aguado (2003). Gerechtigkeit konkret. Die Philosophin 14 (27):122-123.
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  4. María Isabel Peña Aguado (2002). Einleitung. Die Philosophin 13 (26):7-10.
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  5. Cara Aitchison (2003). Gender and Leisure Social and Cultural Perspectives.
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  6. Liane Aiwanger (2002). Feministische Philosophie in Spanien. Die Philosophin 13 (26):116-121.
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  7. Liane Aiwanger & Susanna Jäger (2009). Rethinking University-Ergebnisse der Internationalen Frauenuniversität. Die Philosophin 13 (26):116 - 121.
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  8. Karin Aleksander (1995). Provokation Politik. Die Philosophin 6 (11):74-93.
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  9. Natalie Alexander (1992). Piecings From a Second Reader. Hypatia 7 (2):177-187.
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  10. Tangren Alexander (1992). Lesbian Slip; 2:00 AM, Valentine's Morning; Est & Non: The Dream Body; For Sandra; The Answers in the Back: A Song; The Feminist Existentialist State Song. [REVIEW] Hypatia 7 (4):14 - 30.
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  11. Prudence Allen (1984). Public Man, Private Woman. Review of Metaphysics 38 (1):118-120.
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  12. Paul Amar (2014). Inverting Agamben: Gendered Popular Sovereignty and the Natasha Wars of Cairo. Contemporary Political Theory 13 (3):263.
    Giorgio Agamben’s concepts of ‘the sovereign’, ‘state of exception’ and ‘bare life’ have been used by political theorists, particularly since the declaration of the Global War on Terror and during the more recent age of wars of humanitarian intervention, to conceptualize the sovereignty exercised by security states. These state processes have been mirrored by absolutization within some branches of political theory, conflating Foucauldian concepts of biopolitical sovereignty and circulatory governmentality with notions of absolutist rule, and narrowing optics for interpreting popular (...)
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  13. I. Ang (1987). Popular Fiction and Feminist Cultural Politics. Theory, Culture and Society 4 (3):651-658.
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  14. Charlotte Annerl (1992). Feministische Ästhetik. Die Philosophin 3 (5):88-90.
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  15. Evelyn Annuß (1998). Phantasie. Die Philosophin 9 (17):84-90.
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  16. Keith Ansell-Pearson (1995). Place and the Politics of Identity. [REVIEW] Radical Philosophy 72.
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  17. Ann L. Ardis (1990). New Women, New Novels Feminism and Early Modernism.
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  18. David Edward Armstrong (2003). Intersex in Context: Cultural Common Sense, Medicine and Ethics. Dissertation, University of Southern California
    How should health care practitioners address human sexual ambiguity? ;The range of cultural response to intersex varies enormously. In India, hijras are a marginally accepted third sex who live in their own communities. Pokot intersexuals cannot raise families but may accrue great wealth. In early modern Europe intersexuals were required to adopt and live an consistent social gender. The Navaho nadle has been honoured as a "super person" whose experience of being both female and male confers special abilities. ;Since the (...)
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  19. Ram Hari Aryal (1991). Socioeconomic and Cultural Differentials in Age at Marriage and the Effect on Fertility in Nepal. Journal of Biosocial Science 23 (2):167-178.
    Age at marriage is one of the factors that influence the fertility behaviour of women, particularly in a society like Nepal where contraceptive use is low. Socioeconomic and cultural factors, particularly religion and ethnicity, are important variables in determining age at marriage in Nepal. Fertility was negatively related with age at marriage. Marriage duration had a greater influence on fertility than age at marriage, although these were strongly correlated.
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  20. Ulrike Auga (2004). Hommage an Christina von Braun. Die Philosophin 15 (30):55-70.
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  21. H. E. Baber (1987). What Women Want. Journal of Applied Philosophy 4 (1):57-64.
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  22. Susanne Baer (2004). Hommage an Christina von Braun. Die Philosophin 15 (30):122-128.
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  23. Susanne Baer (2003). Gerechtigkeit konkret. Die Philosophin 14 (27):90-109.
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  24. Susanne Baer (1997). Ausschließungen. Die Philosophin 8 (15):75-85.
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  25. Lucy E. Bailey (2006). Wright-Ing White: The Construction of Race in Women's 19th Century Didactic Texts. Journal of Thought 41 (4):65.
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  26. David T. Baird (1979). Female and Male Climacteric. Journal of Biosocial Science 11 (4):488.
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  27. Sonia Balaram (2011). Aisha Khan. Callaloo Nation: Metaphors of Race and Religious Identity Among South Asians in Trinidad and Viranjini Munasinghe. Callaloo or Tossed Salad?: East Indians and the Cultural Politics of Identity in Trinidad. Clr James Journal 17 (1):184-191.
  28. Michelle Ballif (2001). Seduction, Sophistry, and the Woman with the Rhetorical Figure.
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  29. Christine Bard (1998). Felicia GORDON, Maire CROSS, Early French Feminisms, 1830-1940. A Passion for Liberty, Cheltenham, UK, Brookfield, US, Edward Elgar, 1996, 287 p. [REVIEW] Clio 1:22-22.
    Early French Feminisms est un reader, type de publication encore peu développé en France, destiné principalement à un public étudiant. Y figurent des textes (par larges extraits ou dans leur intégralité) de Flora Tristan (1803-1844), Jeanne Deroin (1805-1852), Pauline Roland (1805-1892), Madeleine Pelletier (1874-1939) et Hélène Brion (1882-1962), assortis de longues introductions, de copieuses notes infrapaginales et d'une belle bibliographie. Cette anthologie a été conçue par deux hi..
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  30. Kerstin Barndt (1991). Subjekt. Die Philosophin 2 (4):102-104.
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  31. Kerstin Barndt (1990). Feministische Theorie - Philosophie - Universität. Die Philosophin 1 (1):118-121.
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  32. Angelica Baum (1992). Weibliches Begehren. Die Philosophin 3 (6):91-95.
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  33. Ulrike Baureithel (1993). Paradigmen des Männlichen. Die Philosophin 4 (8):24-35.
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  34. Ulrike Baureithel (1991). Subjekt. Die Philosophin 2 (4):68-72.
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  35. Gisela Bechen (2000). Männerforschung / Männlichkeitsforschung. Die Philosophin 11 (22):127-131.
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  36. Johanna Gisela Bechen (2003). Intersex und Geschlechterstudien. Die Philosophin 14 (28):102-104.
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  37. Johanna Gisela Bechen (1998). Gesetz macht handeln. Die Philosophin 9 (18):118-121.
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  38. Johanna Gisela Bechen (1998). Haß Spricht (Rezension). Die Philosophin 9:84-94.
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  39. Johanna Gisela Bechen (1998). Phantasie. Die Philosophin 9 (17):91-94.
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  40. Johanna Gisela Bechen (1997). Ausschließungen. Die Philosophin 8 (15):117-119.
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  41. Johanna Gisela Bechen (1992). Feministische Ästhetik. Die Philosophin 3 (5):84-85.
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  42. Johanna Gisela Bechen (1991). Weimarer Republik und Faschismus. Die Philosophin 2 (3):131-135.
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  43. Johanna Gisela Bechen (1990). Feministische Theorie - Philosophie - Universität. Die Philosophin 1 (1):41-56.
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  44. Britta L. Behm (1993). Geschichte. Die Philosophin 4 (7):76-79.
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  45. Ursula Beitz (1991). Subjekt. Die Philosophin 2 (4):105-107.
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  46. Ursula Beitz (1990). Feministische Theorie - Philosophie - Universität. Die Philosophin 1 (1):99-101.
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  47. Seyla Benhabib (1995). Provokation Politik. Die Philosophin 6 (11):12-32.
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  48. Heidemarie Bennent-Vahle (1996). Erfahrung / Realität. Die Philosophin 7 (14):9-31.
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  49. Gâabor Berâenyi (1988). Kalandok, Lehetîos'egek.
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  50. Mechthild Bereswill (1997). Ausschließungen. Die Philosophin 8 (15):9-23.
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