Jacques Lacan: A Feminist Introduction

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Taylor & Francis, Jan 4, 2002 - Social Science - 224 pages
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Grosz gives a critical overview of Lacan's work from a feminist perspective. Discussing previous attempts to give a feminist reading of his work, she argues for women's autonomy based on an indifference to the Lacanian phallus.

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User Review  - Öznur - Goodreads

A very well written, profound introduction detaching itself successfully from the superficiality of the majority of introductory endeavors. Read full review

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User Review  - Alan Keep - Goodreads

It's pretty good, definitely less Kristeva-friendly than Toril Moi, but if you are not okay with psychoanalysis/the theory of phallus as being anything other than patriarchal stuff, you probably don't need this intro and can go right on into Iriragary or other folks Read full review

About the author (2002)

Elizabeth Grosz is the Julian Park Chair in Humanities at the State University of New York at Buffalo.

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