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Gender trouble : feminism and the subversion of identity

Author: Judith Butler
Publisher: New York : Routledge, ©1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In this highly-acclaimed subversive book, Butler examines the t̀rouble' with unproblematized appeals to sex/gender identities. A seminal text for gender studies.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Judith Butler
ISBN: 0415924995 9780415924993
OCLC Number: 214533660
Notes: Reprint of the 1990 ed. (New York: Routledge), with an additional preface.
Description: xxxiii, 221 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: 1. Subjects of Sex/Gender/Desire. I. "Women" as the Subject of Feminism. II. The Compulsory Order of Sex/Gender/Desire. III. Gender: The Circular Ruins of Contemporary Debate. IV. Theorizing the Binary, the Unitary, and Beyond. V. Identity, Sex, and the Metaphysics of Substance. VI. Language, Power, and the Strategies of Displacement --
2. Prohibition, Psychoanalysis, and the Production of the Heterosexual Matrix. I. Structuralism's Critical Exchange. II. Lacan, Riviere, and the Strategies of Masquerade. III. Freud and the Melancholia of Gender. IV. Gender Complexity and the Limits of Identification. V. Reformulating Prohibition as Power --
3. Subversive Bodily Acts. I. The Body Politics of Julia Kristeva. II. Foucault, Herculine, and the Politics of Sexual Discontinuity. III. Monique Wittig: Bodily Disintegration and Fictive Sex. IV. Bodily Inscriptions, Performative Subversions --
Conclusion: From Parody to Politics.
Responsibility: Judith Butler.

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