MACKINNON FEMINISM UNMODIFIED PDF

Through these engaged works on issues such as rape, abortion, athletics, sexual harassment, and pornography, MacKinnon seeks feminism on its own terms. Feminism Unmodified: Discourses on Life and Law is a book by feminist academic Catharine MacKinnon. The book is a collection of essays by MacKinnon. FEMINISM AND LEGAL THEORY. FEMINISM UNMODIFIED. By Catharine A. MacKinnon.I Cambridge,. Massachusetts: Harvard University Press. Pp.

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Her position is grounded on a clear assertion of the primacy of the social over the biological Table of contents Introduction: Discourses on Life and Law Catharine A.

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Jaggar New York Times Book Review MacKinnon has been perhaps the most important force behind the burgeoning theoretical literature in law on sex discrimination and feminist theory Edward Lear is an apt character to think about at Christmas-time.

A Rally against Rape 7. Women SelfPossession and Sport. MacKinnon offers a unique retrospective on the law of sexual harassment, which she designed and has worked for a decade to establish, and a prospectus on the law of pornography, which she proposes to change in the next ten years.

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MacKinnon offers a unique retrospective on the law of sexual harassment, which she designed and has worked for a decade to establish, and a prospectus on the law of pornography, which she proposes to change in the next ten years.

Written with extraordinary incisiveness and an acid wit, this is an important book mackinnoh anyone interested in freedom.

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Account Options Sign in. Using the tools of sociology of knowledge, Catharine MacKinnon relentlessly uncovers male bias, also known as objectivity and male perspectives also known as universality Authentic in voice, sweeping in scope, startling in clarity, urgent, never compromised and often visionary, these discourses advance a new theory of sex inequality and imagine new possibilities for social change.

I commend her book most vigorously to many who question as well as those who accept her position.

Authentic in voice, sweeping in scope, startling in clarity, urgent, never compromised and often visionary, these discourses advance a new theory of sex inequality and imagine new possibilities for social change.

Through these engaged works on issues such as rape, abortion, athletics, sexual harassment, and pornography, MacKinnon seeks feminism on its own terms, unconstrained by the limits of prior traditions. Each of the essays published in [the book] stands on its own, making the book a collection of separate entries rather than one sustained argument. Feminissm to her radical feminism is unmodifked claim that gender is a system of dominance rather than of difference Review quote [MacKinnon’s] book offers an unorthodox but relentlessly consistent perspective on issues fundamental to feminism.

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She reveals a political system of male dominance and female subordination that sexualizes power for men and powerlessness for women. Harvard University Press- Political Science – pages. Edward Lear is an apt character to think about at Christmas-time. Dispatched from the UK in 10 business days When will my order arrive?

Ffminism argues that viewing gender as a matter of sameness and difference-as virtually all existing theory and law have done-covers up the reality of gender, which is a system of social hierarchy, an imposed inequality of power. Subscribe to receive information about unmodiffied books, seasonal catalogs, and more, in newsletters tailored to your interests.

Feminism Unmodified : Discourses on Life and Law

Because each essay was originally a speech, the discussions are lucid and dramatic, with the dynamism, immediacy, and sense of discovery of a live presentation; they are also filled with irony, wit, and humor… The book contains brilliant insights, genuine creativity, and rare originality. Discourses on Life and Law. Through these engaged works on issues such as rape, abortion, athletics, sexual harassment, and pornography, MacKinnon seeks feminism feminidm its own terms, unconstrained by the limits of prior traditions.

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These discourses, originally delivered as speeches, femknism been brilliantly woven into a book that retains all the spontaneity and accessibility of a live presentation. Discourses on Life and Law Discourses on life and law.

MacKinnonnoted feminist and legal scholar, explores and develops her original theories and practical proposals on sexual politics and law.

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