Gender Trouble: Tenth Anniversary Edition

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Taylor & Francis, Sep 2, 1999 - Philosophy - 256 pages
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Since its publication in 1990, Gender Trouble has become one of the key works of contemporary feminist theory, and an essential work for anyone interested in the study of gender, queer theory, or the politics of sexuality in culture.

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Review: Gender Trouble: Feminism and the Subversion of Identity

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Butler is clearly an insanely smart woman--- who can argue circles around anyone she chose--- with a writing style seemingly modeled after a Foucault or Lacan (though I'm not sure the density is as ... Read full review

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Judith Butler is Queen. That is all. Read full review

About the author (1999)

Judith Butler is Professor of Rhetoric at the University of California, Berkeley. Among her books are Bodies That Matter and Excitable Speech, and Feminists Theorize the Political (coedited with Joan W. Scott), all available from Routledge.

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