Essentially Speaking: Feminism, Nature and Difference (Google eBook)

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Routledge, Jan 11, 2013 - Literary Collections - 160 pages
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First Published in 1990. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
  

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A lucid and concise discussion of its subject matter, Fuss is a good theorist and a better writer. Read full review

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A foundational book for anyone interested in the progression of second and third wave feminism movements. Read full review

Contents

1 The Risk of Essence
1
2 Reading Like a Feminist
23
3 Monique Wittigs Antiessentialist Materialism
39
4 Luce Irigarays Language of Essence
55
5 Race Under Erasure? Poststructuralist AfroAmerican Literary Theory
73
The Question of Identity Politics
97
7 Essentialism in the Classroom
113
Notes
121
Bibliography
131
Index
141
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Fuss is Associate Professor of English at Princeton University.

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