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Review: Gender Trouble

User Review  - Andrew - Goodreads

OK, so gender is chiefly performative. This seems reasonable. And at the beginning of the book, I was on her side-- hell, "androgyny is a cultural imperative" was a mantra to me in my college days ... Read full review

Review: Gender Trouble

User Review  - Justin - Goodreads

It took me a long time to read this book because I read it in the midst of doing a bunch of other things I would rather not do (work, take classes), and I had to return it to the library because I had ... Read full review

Review: Gender Trouble

User Review  - Greg Meyer - Goodreads

A very good book, however, as is common with postmodern, especially lacanian, critics, Butler really doesn't say anything new here, she merely tells us, in as dense a style as is possible, something that we already know. Read full review

Review: Gender Trouble

User Review  - Sarah - Goodreads

trying to get through this. i know there's something i'm missing. Read full review

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User Review  - Ally Richman - Goodreads

Section 3 gets 5 stars Read full review

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User Review  - Den Slader - Goodreads

A little verbose, but worth the time to read. Read full review

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User Review  - Whitney - Goodreads

I've found that a lot of obnoxious people use this book as a bible. I wish they weren't so obnoxious so I wouldn't have avoided Butler for so long. Read full review

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User Review  - Thomas - Goodreads

I am undecided as to whether Butler's sentence structures are needlessly complex. Read full review

Review: Gender Trouble

User Review  - Mira Darling - Goodreads

This was my first introduction to queer theory and feminism, and reading it without an introduction or context or appropriate vocabulary was like trying to chop down an oak tree with a car. Butler is ... Read full review

Review: Gender Trouble

User Review  - Alana - Goodreads

Brilliant and innovative...I read this though a Women and Gender Studies class and it took basically the entire semester to explore it fully Read full review


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