The Feminist Philosophy Collection

Editors: Potter, Elizabeth (Ed.)

  • Contains newly written essays that apply philosophical methods and approaches to feminist concerns
  • Displays the breadth of feminist contributions to philosophy
  • An excellent resource for those who wish to explore how feminist philosophy is transforming the very nature of philosophical inquiry
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Over the past 40 years, philosophy has become a vital arena for feminists. Recent feminist work has challenged canonical claims about the role of women and has developed new methods of analysis and critique, and in doing so has reinvigorated central areas of philosophy.

The Feminist Philosophy Collection presents new work representative of feminist contributions to the five most significant areas of philosophy: Feminist Ethics and Political and Social Philosophy; Feminist Philosophy of Religion; Feminist Aesthetics and Philosophy of Art; Feminist History of Philosophy; and Feminist Epistemology and Philosophy of Science.

Feminist work in some fields, notably ethics and social theory, has been going on for four decades, while the youngest area of feminist work is, arguably, feminist philosophy of art and aesthetics. Thus, some volumes will contain essays that build upon established feminist work as they explore new territory, while others do not have that luxury, but are all the more exciting in that they break new ground.

Buy this book

Special Cover Type $899.00
price for USA
  • Customers within the U.S. and Canada please contact Customer Service at 1-800-777-4643, Latin America please contact us at +1-212-460-1500 (Weekdays 8:30am – 5:30pm ET) to place your order.
  • Due: April 9, 2016
  • ISBN 978-1-4020-6473-9
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
The Feminist Philosophy Collection
Editors
  • Elizabeth Potter
Copyright
2016
Publisher
Springer Netherlands
Copyright Holder
Springer Science+Business Media B.V.
Special Cover Type ISBN
978-1-4020-6473-9
Edition Number
1
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