The woman of reason: feminism, humanism, and political thought

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Continuum, May 1, 1995 - Philosophy - 211 pages
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In this revisiting of the Western humanistic tradition, political philosopher Green questions whether humanism should be rejected by feminists as "patriarchal" or "essentialist". Through an examination of the works of early female humanists, Green seeks to rehabilitate the humanistic tradition for feminist political purposes.

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Hobbes Amazons and Sabine Women
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Virtuous Women and the Citizen of Geneva
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Karen Green is a writer, graphic designer, and Internet goddess.
Tristan Taormino is a writer and editor of the annual series "Best Lesbian Erotica "(Cleis Press). The live in New York and are publishers of the magazine "Pucker Up."

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