Metamorphoses: Towards a Materialist Theory of Becoming / Edition 1

Metamorphoses: Towards a Materialist Theory of Becoming / Edition 1

by Rosi Braidotti
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0745625762

ISBN-13: 9780745625768

Pub. Date: 02/28/2002

Publisher: Wiley

The discussions about the ethical, political and human implications of the postmodernist condition have been raging for longer than most of us care to remember. They have been especially fierce within feminism. After a brief flirtation with postmodern thinking in the 1980s, mainstream feminist circles seem to have turned their back on the staple notions of

Overview

The discussions about the ethical, political and human implications of the postmodernist condition have been raging for longer than most of us care to remember. They have been especially fierce within feminism. After a brief flirtation with postmodern thinking in the 1980s, mainstream feminist circles seem to have turned their back on the staple notions of poststructuralist philosophy. Metamorphoses takes stock of the situation and attempts to reset priorities within the poststructuralist feminist agenda.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780745625768
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
02/28/2002
Pages:
328
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements.

Prologue.

1. Becoming Woman or Sexual Difference Revisited.

2. Zig-Zagging Through Deleuze And Feminism.

3. Metamorphoses: Becoming Woman/Animal/Insect.

4. Cyber-Teratologies.

5. Metamorphoses: The Becoming-Machine.

Epilogue.

Bibliography.

Notes.

Index.

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