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Engendering modernity

Barbara L Marshall

Engendering modernity

feminism, social theory and social change

by Barbara L Marshall

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Published by Polity Press in Cambridge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Feminist theory

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBarbara L. Marshall
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 197 p. ;
    Number of Pages197
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14958977M
    ISBN 100745609279, 0745609287
    LC Control Number94059497

    Each issue features a selection of essays as well as book reviews. Additional articles and other peer-reviewed formats appear on the journal's Print Plus platform (). Modernism/modernity is the official journal of the Modernist Studies Association (MSA). Winner of six awards from CELJ. Download Citation | On Jan 1, , R. Felski and others published Modernism and modernity: Engendering literary history | Find, read and cite all the research you need on ResearchGate.

      Engendering Ireland is a collection of ten essays showcasing the importance of gender in a variety of disciplines. These essays interrogate gender as a concept which encompasses both masculinity and femininity, and which permeates history and literature, culture and society in Cited by: 1. engender definition: 1. to make people have a particular feeling or make a situation start to exist: 2. to make people. Learn more.

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This book examines the debates around modernity and post-modernity from the viewpoint of feminist theory. Marshall argues that, despite the differences between classical debates about modernity and the more recent controversies concerning the alleged 'end of modernity', both sets of debates share something in common: they tell a one-sided story which neglects the role of women and the Author: Barbara Marshall.

Barbara L. Marshall challenges feminist critiques of modernism, arguing that the Enlightenment tradition, flawed as it is, can be reshaped without severing all ties to its principles of emancipation. Feminist theory, Marshall argues, along with post-colonial and anti-racist discourse, has the potential to revitalize and enrich critical social theory of modernity.

* This book examines the debates around modernity and postmodernity from the viewpoint of feminist theory. * The author assesses classical social theory, theories of the Enlightenment and the more recent modernity/postmodernity debates arguing that at each stage, social theory has failed to give enough attention to questions of gender.

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Engendering Modernity: Feminism, Social Theory and Social Change. Barbara Marshall. ISBN: September Polity Pages. E-Book $ Paperback $ Description. In this book Barbara Marshall argues that the debates around both modernity and postmodernity neglect the role of women and significance of gender in the.

This book examines the debates around modernity and postmodernity from the viewpoint of feminist theory. The author assesses classical social theory, theories of the Enlightenment and the more recent modernity/postmodernity debates arguing that at each stage, social theory has failed to give enough attention to questions of gender.

In “Engendering Modernity: Epicurean Women from Lucretius to Rousseau,” Natania Meeker analyzes the role played by women in the figuration of Epicurean subjectivity in the writings of Rousseau as he seeks to envision a new political and social order for revolutionary France.

For Rousseau, Meeker argues, women stand at the intersection of Epicureanism and a voluptuous modernity; they are Author: Natania Meeker. In this book Barbara Marshall argues that the debates around both modernity and postmodernity neglect the role of women and significance of gender in the formation of contemporary societies.

Barbara Marshall is the author of Engendering Modernity: Feminism, Social Theory and Social Change, published by Wiley. More about Barbara Marshall. Publications, Book Chapters. “Ways of Not Seeing: Engendering Modernity’s Optics in Baudelaire, Benjamin, Freud and Masereel.”.

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Everyday low Author: Barbara Marshall. The collection of essays that make up Modern Engendering constitute an excellent introduction to feminist theory.

The individual essays demonstrate the critical project(s) of feminisms approach to philosophy by unearthing the ideological presuppositions of modern philosophers ranging from Hume and Rousseau through to Nietzsche and Dewey.4/5.

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