David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Jack Alan Reynolds
Learn more about PhilPapers
This book is a study of post World War II feminist theory from the viewpoint of intellectual history. The key theme is that the social construction of gender has its origins in the feminist theorists of this period. This paradigm is a key foundational element to both second and third wave feminist thought. It will focus on the five key scholars of the period: Komarovsky, de Beauvoir, Mead, Klein and Herschberger. This has been a somewhat overlooked period in the development of feminist theory and philosophy and Tarrant makes a compelling case for it (the fifties) being the turning point in the study of gender.
|Keywords||Feminist theory History Feminism History Sex role Philosophy|
|Categories||categorize this paper)|
|Buy the book||$45.00 new (70% off) $85.80 used (43% off) $142.50 direct from Amazon (5% off) Amazon page|
|Call number||HQ1190.T378 2006|
Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
|Through your library|
References found in this work BETA
No references found.
Citations of this work BETA
No citations found.
Similar books and articles
Wade C. Mackey (2000). Gender Roles, Traditions, and Generations to Come: The Collision of Competing Interests and the Feminist Paradox. Nova Science Publishers.
Mari Mikkola, Feminist Perspectives on Sex and Gender. Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy.
Lois McNay (2000). Gender and Agency: Reconfiguring the Subject in Feminist and Social Theory. Blackwell Publishers.
Herta Nagl-Docekal (2004). Feminist Philosophy. Westview Press.
Joan B. Landes (ed.) (1998). Feminism, the Public and the Private. Oxford University Press.
Myra J. Hird (2004). Sex, Gender, and Science. Palgrave Macmillan.
Claire Colebrook (2004). Gender. Palgrave Macmillan.
Added to index2009-01-28
Total downloads5 ( #226,261 of 1,101,105 )
Recent downloads (6 months)1 ( #290,452 of 1,101,105 )
How can I increase my downloads?