Sexual-Textual Politics

Sexual-Textual Politics

by Toril Moi
     
 

ISBN-10: 0415029740

ISBN-13: 9780415029742

Pub. Date: 01/01/1995

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

'Moi's detailed and critical discussion of the two main strands in feminist criticism [Anglo-American and French] provides us with a basis for advancing the political and theoretical orientation of feminst theory.' - Mahnaz Koosha Mohseni  See more details below

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'Moi's detailed and critical discussion of the two main strands in feminist criticism [Anglo-American and French] provides us with a basis for advancing the political and theoretical orientation of feminst theory.' - Mahnaz Koosha Mohseni

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415029742
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
01/01/1995
Series:
New Accents Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
5.00(w) x 7.50(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents

General Editor's Preface
Preface
Acknowledgments
A Note on the Text
Introduction: Who's afraid of Virginia Woolf? Feminist readings of Woolf1
Pt. IAnglo-American feminist criticism
1Two feminist classics21
2'Images of Women' criticism41
3Women writing and writing about women49
4Theoretical reflections69
Pt. IIFrench feminist theory
5From Simone de Beauvoir to Jacques Lacan89
6Helene Cixous: an imaginary utopia100
7Patriarchal reflections: Luce Irigaray's looking-glass126
8Marginality and subversion: Julia Kristeva149
Afterword173
Notes186
References197
Index211

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