Nietzsche, Feminism and Political Theory (Paperback)Paul Patton (author)
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'Thus Spoke Zarathustra
'the democratic movement is...a form assumed by man in decay'
Beyond Good and Evil
Nietzsche's views on women and politics have long been the most embarrassing aspects of his thought. Why then has the work of Nietzsche aroused so much interest in recent years from feminist theorists and political philosophers?
In answer, this collection comprises twelve outsanding essays on Mietzsche 's work to current debates in feminist and political theory, It is the first to focus on the way in which Nietzche has become an essential point of reference for postmodern ehtical and political thought.
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Number of pages: 264
Weight: 363 g
Dimensions: 216 x 140 x 21 mm
-"New Nietzsche Studies
""Nietzsche, Feminism and Political Theory is a provocative collection of essays which revolves around teh intersection of Nietzsche with modern philosophy so-called "postmodern" readings of Nietzsche, and questions about "the feminine," feminism and power.."
-International Studies in Philosophy, 1997
"An important contribution to scholarship on the relationship between Nietzsche's writings and feminist and political theory . . . This collection contains a broad range of exciting essays that are sure to be influential across disciplinary boundaries. I am especially excited by the incisive work on the relationship between feminism and Nietzsche studies."
-Kelly Oliver, University of Texas, Austin