Going Beyond the Fundamental: Feminism in Contemporary Metaphysics

Proceedings of the Aristotelian Society 114 (3pt3):335-351 (2014)
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Elizabeth Barnes
University of Virginia
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Much recent literature in metaphysics attempts to answer the question, ‘What is metaphysics?’ In this paper I argue that many of the most influential contemporary answers to this question yield the result that feminist metaphysics is not metaphysics. I further argue this result is problematic
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DOI 10.1111/j.1467-9264.2014.00376.x
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