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The Antigone complex : ethics and the invention of feminine desire

Author: Cecilia Sjöholm
Publisher: Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, 2004.
Series: Cultural memory in the present.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"What if psychoanalysis had chosen Antigone rather than Oedipus? This book traces the relation between ethics and desire in important philosophical texts that focus on femininity and use Antigone as their model. It shows that the notion of feminine desire is conditioned by a view of women as being prone to excesses and deficiencies in relation to ethical norms and rules. In her discussion, Sjoholm explores Mary  Read more...
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Named Person: Antigone, (Mythological character); Antigone, (Mythological character)
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Cecilia Sjöholm
ISBN: 0804748926 9780804748926
OCLC Number: 53846306
Description: xxi, 209 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Morality and the invention of feminine desire --
Sexuality versus recognition : feminine desire in the ethical order --
The purest poem : Heidegger's Antigone --
From Oedipus to Antigone : revisiting the question of feminine desire --
Family politics/family ethics : Butler, Lacan, and the thing beyond the object.
Series Title: Cultural memory in the present.
Responsibility: Cecilia Sjöholm.
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