Manhood and Politics: A Feminist Reading in Political Theory - New Feminist Perspectives (Hardback)
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Manhood and Politics: A Feminist Reading in Political Theory - New Feminist Perspectives (Hardback)

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Hardback 248 Pages / Published: 29/09/1988
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Is politics gendered? Wendy Brown things so, and argues for this point with elegance, imagination and pungent phrases. Brown's book is challenging, provocative and...original; it does force us to question the degree to which gender controls our politics.-THE REVIEW OF POLITICS

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 9780847675760
Number of pages: 248
Weight: 544 g
Dimensions: 241 x 163 x 23 mm


MEDIA REVIEWS
. . . Brown's work is pathbreaking. . . . an intellectual feast . . . it's always lucid, brilliantly argued, with impressive regard for complexity and nuance, and it comes complete with a feminist passion, ready to pounce. * Santa Cruz Review *
The strengths of Brown's work are striking. . . . Brown, although scholarly, writes with force, elegance and a pervasive irony. Her message comes through with urgency . . . Brown has written that rare book with a vision complex enough to challenge a cynic's perspective. * Hypatia: A Journal of Feminist Philosophy *
. . . offers important insights about classical social and political theory for feminism . . . * Contemporary Sociology *
Is politics gendered? Wendy Brown thinks so, and argues for this point with elegance, imagination and pungent phrases. Brown's book is challenging, provocative and . . . original; it does force us to question the degree to which gender controls our politics. * The Review of Politics *
. . . provocative and important . . . this book will reward not only the political philosopher, but also anyone interested in how we have become the 'political animals' Aristotle claims we are. * American Political Science Review *
Brown's volume is an important addition to the literature in both feminist theory and political theory. * CHOICE *

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