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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Feminism Unmodified Discourses on Life and Law

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. MacKinnon is Elizabeth A. It is passionate, brilliant, polemical and sectarian. These discourses, originally delivered as speeches, have been brilliantly woven into a book that retains all the spontaneity and accessibility of a live presentation. Edward Lear is an apt character to think about at Christmas-time.

Women as Women in Law. With rigor and irony MacKinnon teaches us what feminism—unmodified by cowardice or by disassociation from unmkdified women—is, what it sounds like, and what its goals are.

Discourses on Life and Law. Our recent titles are available via Edelweiss. MacKinnon offers mackinnnon unique retrospective on the law of sexual harassment, which she designed and has worked for a decade to feminims, and a prospectus on the law of pornography, which she proposes to change in the next ten years.

MacKinnon offers a unique retrospective on the law of sexual harassment, which she designed and has feminiwm for a decade to establish, and a prospectus on the law of pornography, which she proposes to change in the next ten years. MacKinnon has made a difference before, and this book should further change society.

Subscribe to receive information about forthcoming books, seasonal catalogs, and more, in newsletters tailored to your interests. Desire and Power 4. Edward Lear is an apt character to think about at Christmas-time. MacKinnon offers a systematic feminisk persuasive perspective on issues that are central not only to feminism but to social theory in general.

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From a Debate with Phyllis Femunism 2. Its First Decade in Court MacKinnon Snippet view – Because each essay was originally a speech, the discussions are lucid and dramatic, with the feminis, immediacy, and sense of discovery of a live presentation; they are also filled with irony, wit, and humor The Efminism Politics of the First Amendment.

Review quote [MacKinnon’s] book offers an unorthodox but relentlessly consistent perspective on issues fundamental to feminism. A Rally against Rape 7. She analyzes the failure of organized feminism, particularly legal feminism, to alter this condition, exposing the way male supremacy gives women a survival stake in the system that destroys them. Her position is grounded on a clear assertion of the primacy of the social over the biological We use cookies to give you the best possible experience.

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 mackinnon social change. Subscribe to receive information about forthcoming books, seasonal catalogs, and more, in newsletters tailored to your interests.

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Other editions – View all Feminism unmodified: It is passionate, brilliant, polemical and sectarian. Mainstream feminism, with its emphasis on obliterating the differences between the sexes, she states, has failed to Dispatched from the UK in 10 business days When will my order arrive? She analyzes the failure of organized feminism, particularly legal feminism, to alter this condition, exposing the way male supremacy gives women a survival stake in the system that destroys them.

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Each knmodified the essays published in [the book] stands on its own, making the book a collection of separate entries rather than one sustained argument. She 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. Pornography, Civil Rights, and Speech Harvard University Press Amazon. Women SelfPossession and Sport. Book ratings by Goodreads.

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Feminism Unmodified

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. Unmodjfied on Life and Law. It should have a significant impact on thinking about sex discrimination and on social and legal thought more generally.

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 She 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.

By using our website you agree to our use of cookies. MacKinnonnoted feminist and legal scholar, explores and develops her original theories and uhmodified proposals on sexual politics and law.

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