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Unruly Practices: Power, Discourse, And Gender In Contemporary Social Theory

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Unruly Practices brings together a series of widely discussed essays in feminism and social theory. Read together, they constitute a critical encounter with leading European and American approaches to social theory. In addition, Nancy Fraser develops a socialist-feminist critical theory that aims to overcome many of the limitations of current alternatives. First, in a seri ...more
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Published January 1st 1990 by Polity Press (first published 1989)
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Nancy Fraser is an American critical theorist, currently the Henry A. and Louise Loeb Professor of Political and Social Science and professor of philosophy at The New School in New York City. Fraser earned her PhD in philosophy from the CUNY Graduate Center and taught in the philosophy department at Northwestern University for many years before moving to the New School.
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