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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User Review  - noonaut - LibraryThing

The best argument for (relatively) contemporary Continental Philosophy and Feminism being senseless, masturbatory pap is this book. The vast majority of it is dedicated to an exegesis of exegeses of ... Read full review

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Ha! I feel like I've been reluctantly dragging my feet towards this book for years. I approached it with a heavy heart and a sense of duty. Having gotten the impression that it had destroyed ... Read full review

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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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