Reproducing The World: Essays In Feminist Theory, 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Reproducing The World

Essays In Feminist Theory, 1st Edition

By Mary O'Brien


306 pages

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This book offers a small contribution to ongoing feminist struggles to advance and support the reproduction and transformation of collective being-in-the-world. It explores ethnocentrism, preoccupation with theoretical issues, and a celibate indifference to (or repression of) sexual issues.

Table of Contents

Preface -- Feminist Theory -- Reproducing the World -- State Power and Reproductive Freedom -- Abstract Thought and Feminist Theory -- The Tyranny of the Abstract: Structure, State, and Patriarchy -- Redefining Revolution: Women and Socialism -- Collective Pilgrimage: The Political Personal -- The Critique of Patriarchy -- Resolute Anticipation: Heidegger and Beckett -- The Root of the Mandrake: Machiavelli and Manliness -- The Art of Falling Upwards: Milton on Marriage -- Hegel: Man, Physiology, and Fate1 -- Women, Health, and Education -- Learning to Win -- Hegemony Theory and the Reproduction of Patriarchy -- Feminism as Passionate Scholarship -- Political Ideology and Patriarchal Education -- Ethics and Ideology in Health Care: A Feminist Perspective

About the Author

Mary O’Brien

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Gender Studies