Canon Fodder: Historical Women Political Thinkers

Canon Fodder: Historical Women Political Thinkers

by Penny A. Weiss

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ISBN-13: 9780271076416
Publisher: Penn State University Press
Publication date: 08/07/2009
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 232
File size: 472 KB

About the Author

Penny A. Weiss is Director of Women’s Studies and Professor of Political Science at St. Louis University. She is also co-editor of Feminist Interpretations of Emma Goldman (Penn State, 2007).

Table of Contents


Introduction: Search and Recover

Part 1: Rethinking Political Theory

1. The Politics of the Canon: Gatekeepers and Gate-Crashers

2. The Politics of Ignorance: Christine de Pizan

3. The Politics of Form: Sei Shōnagon

Part 2: Doing Political Theory

4. Community: Mary Wollstonecraft and Anna Julia Cooper

5. Revolution: Declaration of Sentiments at Seneca Falls

6. Childhood: Emma Goldman

7. Power: Mary Astell

8. Equality: Quilted Voices



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