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Judith Butler: Sexual Politics, Social Change and the Power of the Performative

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Judith Butler's work on gender, sexuality, identity, and the body has proved massively influential across a range of academic disciplines in the humanities and social sciences. Yet it is also notoriously difficult to access.

This key book provides a comprehensive introduction to Butler's work, plus a critical examination of it and its precursors, both feminist (including Si...more
ebook, 200 pages
Published February 7th 2008 by Routledge (first published March 7th 2007)
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Apoorva
Oh God. Even a book that attempts to make Judith Butler accessible gave me a headache.
That said, the ideas are important, I can see that. And need to be understood. May be a few rereadings later, I'd be able to say that I've understood what Butler has to say.
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