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The Resource Gender trouble : feminism and the subversion of identity, Judith Butler ; with an introduction by the author

Gender trouble : feminism and the subversion of identity, Judith Butler ; with an introduction by the author

Label
Gender trouble : feminism and the subversion of identity
Title
Gender trouble
Title remainder
feminism and the subversion of identity
Statement of responsibility
Judith Butler ; with an introduction by the author
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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1956-
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Butler, Judith Pamela
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Feminist theory
  • Sex role
  • Sex differences (Psychology)
  • Identity (Psychology)
  • Femininity
Label
Gender trouble : feminism and the subversion of identity, Judith Butler ; with an introduction by the author
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: 1999. 2nd ed
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [205]-228) and index
Contents
1 Subjects of sex/gender/desire : "Women" as the subject of feminism -- The compulsory order of sex/gender/desire -- Gender : the circular ruins of contemporary debate -- Theorizing the binary, the unitary, and beyond -- Identity, sex, and the metaphysics of substance -- Language, power, and the strategies of displacement -- 2 Prohibition, psychoanalysis, and the production of the heterosexual matrix : Structuralism's critical exchange -- Lacan, Riviere, and the strategies of masquerade -- Freud and the melancholia of gender -- Gender complexity and the limits of identification -- Reformulating prohibition as power -- 3 Subversive bodily acts : The body politics of Julia Kristeva -- Foucault, Herculine, and the politics of sexual discontinuity -- Monique Wittig : bodily disintegration and fictive sex -- Bodily inscriptions, performative subversions -- Conclusion : from parody to politics
Control code
ocm63679948
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xxxvi, 236 p.
Isbn
9780415389556
Label
Gender trouble : feminism and the subversion of identity, Judith Butler ; with an introduction by the author
Publication
Note
Originally published: 1999. 2nd ed
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [205]-228) and index
Contents
1 Subjects of sex/gender/desire : "Women" as the subject of feminism -- The compulsory order of sex/gender/desire -- Gender : the circular ruins of contemporary debate -- Theorizing the binary, the unitary, and beyond -- Identity, sex, and the metaphysics of substance -- Language, power, and the strategies of displacement -- 2 Prohibition, psychoanalysis, and the production of the heterosexual matrix : Structuralism's critical exchange -- Lacan, Riviere, and the strategies of masquerade -- Freud and the melancholia of gender -- Gender complexity and the limits of identification -- Reformulating prohibition as power -- 3 Subversive bodily acts : The body politics of Julia Kristeva -- Foucault, Herculine, and the politics of sexual discontinuity -- Monique Wittig : bodily disintegration and fictive sex -- Bodily inscriptions, performative subversions -- Conclusion : from parody to politics
Control code
ocm63679948
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xxxvi, 236 p.
Isbn
9780415389556

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