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By Eva Feder Kittay, Linda Mart?n Alcoff

The Blackwell consultant to Feminist Philosophy is a definitive creation to the sector, inclusive of 15 newly-contributed essays that observe philosophical equipment and techniques to feminist matters.

  • Offers a key view of the undertaking of centering women’s event.
  • Includes subject matters akin to feminism and pragmatism, lesbian philosophy, feminist epistemology, and girls within the historical past of philosophy.

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M. Dent and North Clarendon, VT: Charles E. Tuttle, 1996). See also The Neglected Canon: Nine Women Philosophers: First to the Twentieth Century, ed. B. Dykeman (Dordrecht/Boston/London: Kluwer Academic Publishers, 1999). 11 Jacqueline Broad, Women Philosophers of the Seventeenth Century (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2002). 12 Erica Harth, Cartesian Women: Versions and Subversions of Rational Discourse in the Old Regime (Ithaca, NY/London: Cornell University Press, 1992). 13 Andrea Nye, The Princess and the Philosopher: Letters of Elisabeth of the Palatine to René Descartes (Lanham, MD: Rowman and Littlefield, 1999).

21 See, for example, Ian MacLean, Woman Triumphant: Feminism in French Literature 1610–1652 (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1977), p. 25. For a view of the Querelle which views it as a more serious genre, see Joan Kelly, Women, History and Theory: The Essays of Joan Kelly (Chicago/London: The University of Chicago Press, 1984); and Margaret King and Albert Rabil, “The Other Voice in Early Modern Europe: Introduction to the Series,” in Marie Le Jars de Gournay, Apology for the Woman Writing and Other Works, eds.

Hélisenne de Crenne, Les Epistres familières et invectives (Paris, 1536); Louise Labé, Euvres (Lyon, 1555); Marie de Romieu, “Brief discours que l’excellence de la femme surpasse celle de l’homme,” Premieres oeuvres (1581); Lucrezia Marinella, La nobiltà, et l’eccellenza delle donne, co’diffetti, e mancamenti de gli huomini . . (Venice, 1600); Arcangela Tarabotti, Che le donne siano della spezie degli uomini (1651); Anna Maria van Schurman, Amica dissertatio inter nobilissimam virginem Annam Mariam a Schurman et Andream Rivetum de ingenii muliebris ad scientias et meliores literas capacitate (Paris, 1638).

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