Feminism and Aesthetics

In Linda Alcoff & Eva Feder Kittay (eds.), The Blackwell Guide to Feminist Philosophy. Blackwell (2007)

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Peg Brand Weiser
Indiana University Purdue University, Indianapolis
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This chapter presents an overview of feminism and aesthetics in the 2007 Blackwell Guide to Feminist Philosophy edited by Linda Martin Alcoff and Eva Feder Kittay. Sections cover the topics of distinguishing aesthetics and philosophy of art, bringing feminist theory into aesthetics, developing feminist challenges to aesthetics, the role of women artists in feminist aesthetics, feminist philosophers reflect on self-portraiture and women as objects of beauty, and future developments.
Keywords feminism  women artists  feminist aesthetics
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Making Sense of Taste: Food and Philosophy.Carolyn Korsmeyer - 2001 - Journal of Aesthetics and Art Criticism 59 (4):421-423.

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