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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Truly brilliant. Dense prose that's worth the effort. Read full review

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User Review  - Grace - Goodreads

I'm pretty torn on what to rate this. On the one hand, there's a lot that's insightful in here, and I think it deserves it reputation as one of the most important interventions in feminist theory of ... 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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