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Judith Butler

Sexual Politics, Social Change and the Power of the Performative

by Gill Jagger

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  • 4 Currently reading

Published by Routledge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gender Studies,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology,
  • Feminism & Feminist Theory,
  • Sociologists,
  • Social Science / Feminism & Feminist Theory

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages200
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10187608M
    ISBN 100415219752
    ISBN 109780415219754

      One of the most talked-about scholarly works of the past fifty years, Judith Butler's Gender Trouble is as celebrated as it is controversial. Arguing that traditional feminism is wrong to look to a natural, 'essential' notion of the female, or indeed of sex or gender, Butler starts by questioning the category 'woman' and continues in this vein with examinations of 'the /5(K). Judith Butler is Maxine Elliot Professor in the Departments of Rhetoric and Comparative Literature at the University of California, Berkeley. She is the author of Frames of War, Precarious Life, The Psychic Life of Power, Excitable Speech, Bodies that Matter, Gender Trouble, and with Slavoj Žižek and Ernesto Laclau, Contingency, Hegemony.

    Judith Butler defends an aggressive nonviolence in her newest book Judith Butler, professor at the University of California, Berkeley, at the Centre .   Judith Butler is known for her decades of work in philosophy, feminism and activism worldwide.A professor in the department of comparative literature and the program of .

    JUDITH BUTLER questions the belief that certain gendered behaviors are natural, illustrating the ways that one's learned performance of gendered behavior (what we commonly associate with femininity and masculinity) is an act of sorts, a performance, one that is imposed upon us by normative heterosexuality.   Judith Butler Age. Judith Pamela Butler was born on 24th February in Cleveland, Ohio. The book emphasizes that the coherence of the categories of sex, gender, and sexuality—the natural-seeming coherence—is culturally constructed through the repetition of stylized acts in time. Judith Butler openly accepts the importance of.


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Further, it argues that nonviolence is often misunderstood as a passive practice that emanates from a calm region of the soul, or as an individualist ethical relation to existing forms of power. One of the most talked-about scholarly works of the past fifty years, Judith Butler’s Gender Trouble is as celebrated as it is controversial.

Arguing that traditional feminism is wrong to look to a natural, 'essential' notion of the female, or indeed of sex or gender, Butler starts by questioning the category 'woman' and continues in this vein with examinations of 'the 5/5(2).

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Undoing Gender constitutes Judith Butler's recent reflections on gender and sexuality, focusing on new kinship, psychoanalysis and the incest taboo, transgender, intersex, diagnostic categories, social violence, and the tasks of social transformation.

In terms that draw from feminist and queer theory, Butler considers the norms that govern--and fail to govern- 4/5(4). One of the most talked-about scholarly works of the past fifty years, Judith Butler’s Gender Trouble is as celebrated as it is controversial.

Arguing that traditional feminism is wrong to look to a natural, 'essential' notion of the female, or indeed of sex or gender, Butler starts by questioning the category 'woman' and continues in this vein with examinations of 'the masculine' and 'the.

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Book Description. One of the most talked-about scholarly works of the past fifty years, Judith Butler’s Gender Trouble is as celebrated as it is controversial. Arguing that traditional feminism is wrong to look to a natural, 'essential' notion of the female, or indeed of sex or gender, Butler starts by questioning the category 'woman' and continues in this vein with examinations of 'the.

Oh Judith Butler, how you exhaust my eyeballs It’s a good thing I took Representation and Gender in the Americas last semester, because Butler and her theory about gender performativity came up A LOT in our assigned readings (though her theory was being applied to Pre-Columbian and Colonial Latin American culture, often via artistic.

Judith Butler. Judith P. Butler () is an American feminist philosopher. Her first book was an important study of the Hegelian strand in contemporary French philosophy (), but she is best known for her subsequent work titled Gender Trouble () and her contribution to Queer theory in her famous work titled Bodies that Matter ().

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Unmooring feminism at its basis, the book questions the assumption that there is such a thing as the unity of the experience of women. Precarious Life: The Powers of Mourning and Violence by Judith Butler pp, Verso, £ This little book contains five fairly indignant essays by Author: Mary Midgley.

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Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles. Judith Butler is Maxine Elliot Professor in the Departments of Rhetoric and Comparative Literature at the University of California, Berkeley.

Her next book, The Force of Nonviolence, is forthcoming from Verso.