Nomadic Subjects: Embodiment and Sexual Difference in Contemporary Feminist Theory / Edition 1

Nomadic Subjects: Embodiment and Sexual Difference in Contemporary Feminist Theory / Edition 1

by Rosi Braidotti
     
 

ISBN-10: 0231082355

ISBN-13: 9780231082358

Pub. Date: 08/25/1994

Publisher: Columbia University Press

Braidotti argues for a new kind of philosophical thinking, one that would include the insights of feminism and abandon the hegemonic mode that is conventionally adopted in high theory.

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Braidotti argues for a new kind of philosophical thinking, one that would include the insights of feminism and abandon the hegemonic mode that is conventionally adopted in high theory.

Columbia University Press

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780231082358
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
Publication date:
08/25/1994
Series:
Gender and Culture Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
325
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.94(h) x 0.83(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Introduction: By Way of Nomadism1
1Organs Without Bodies41
2Body Images and the Pornography of Representation57
3Mothers, Monsters, and Machines75
4Re-figuring the Subject95
5Discontinuous Becomings: Deleuze on the Becoming-Woman of Philosophy111
6The Ethics of Sexual Difference: The Case of Foucault and Irigaray124
7Envy; or, with Your Brains and My Looks136
8Sexual Difference as a Nomadic Political Project146
9The Politics of Ontological Difference173
10On the Female Feminist Subject; or, from "She-Self" to "She-Other"191
11Women's Studies and the Politics of Difference205
12Ethics Revisited: Women and/in Philosophy213
13The Subject in Feminism232
14United States of Europe or United Colors of Benetton?245
15Theories of Gender; or, "Language Is a Virus"258
Notes281
Index309

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