|Abstract||Feminist Amnesia is an important challenge to contemporary academic feminism. Jean Curthoys argues that the intellectual decline of university arts education and the loss of a deep moral commitment in feminism are related phenomena. The contradiction set up by the radical ideas of the 1960s, and institutionalised life of many of its protagonists in the academy, has produced a special kind of intellectual distortion. This book criticizes current trends in feminist theory from the perspective of forgotten and allegedly outdated feminist ideas.|
|Keywords||Feminist theory Political correctness|
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|Call number||HQ1190.C875 1997|
|ISBN(s)||0415148065 0415148073 9780415148061|
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