Foucault and queer theory

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Icon Books, 1999 - Philosophy - 75 pages
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Provides an introduction to Foucault's ideas and the development of queer culture with its own views on heteronormativity, sado-masochism, performativity, transgender, the end of gender, liberation-versus-difference, late capitalism and the impact of AIDS on theories and practices.

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User Review  - Little Danny - Goodreads

As a short, accessible essay requiting Foucauldian sentiments with contemporary queer theory, it does its job well. It's a relatively introductory text, but the author is fairly thorough in his ... Read full review

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it may be that this introduction just isn't particularly useful to me, but i feel like the content is overall thin Read full review


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Tamsin Spargo is Reader in Literary and Historical Studies at Liverpool John Moores University.

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