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Gender trouble : feminism and the subversion of identity

Author: Judith Butler
Publisher: New York : Routledge, ©1999.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English
One of the key works of contemporary feminist theory, essential for anyone interested in the study of gender, queer theory, or the politics of sexuality in culture.

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Butler, Judith.
Gender trouble.
New York : Routledge, ©1999
(DLC) 99029349
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Judith Butler
ISBN: 0203902750 9780203902752 1280316837 9781280316838 9780203824979 0203824970 0415389550 9780415389556
OCLC Number: 50506678
Notes: Originally published: New York : Routledge, 1990.
Description: 1 online resource (xxxiii, 221 pages)
Contents: Subjects of sex/gender/desire --
Prohibition, psychoanalysis, and the production of the heterosexual matrix --
Subversive bodily acts --
Conclusion: From parody to politics.
Responsibility: Judith Butler.
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In this highly-acclaimed subversive book, Butler examines the 'trouble' with unproblematized appeals to sex/gender identities. A seminal text for gender studies.  Read more...


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