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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An important read for everyone who wants to understand the oppression and the limits that our patriarchal puts all of us (women, men, transgender) under each and every day. Time to question the heterosexual matrix and give the same identity-rights to everyone. Read full review

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I feel like maybe I am not actually qualified to be rating this book, as I understood very little of it. IŽll freely admit that this might have been one of the most difficult texts I have ever read ... 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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