i Foucault treats the body as if it were one. ii Bartky’s view: “[H]e is blind to those disciplines that produce a modality of embodiment that is peculiarly feminine”. The life and work of Sandra Bartky, a United States feminist. “Foucault, Femininity and the Modernization of Patriarchal Power,” in Feminism and Foucault. Pp. in Bartky, Sandra Lee. “Foucault, Femininity, and the Modernization of Patriarchal Power.” Pp. in Feminist Social.

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Studies in the Phenomenology of Oppression. Cedar marked it as to-read Apr 24, A disciplinary practices such powet the army, they school, the hospital, the prison, and the manufactory.

Foucault, Femininity, and the Modernization of Patriarchal Power

Stefan Pacovski added it May 03, Questions of identity and internalization. Sandra Lee Bartky was a professor emeritus of philosophy and gender studies at the University of Illinois at Chicago. Brenda rated it really liked it Sep 18, An imaginative space surrounding woman.

Jordan marked it as to-read May 27, Just added it Mar 15, Feminine bodily disciple anf dual characters: Feeling ashamed of not taking good care of her body, woman is more aware of the deficient body. Her main bartk included feminism and phenomenology. Invasive Apparatuses of Power. Ethan Hemming marked it as to-read Apr 18, Kaitlyn marked it as to-read Jun 24, Want to Read Currently Reading Read.


To find out more, including how to control cookies, see here: Ivana added it Feb 16, Discipline provide and impose one a sense of mastery and a secure sense of identity. As part of a general philosophical critique of “femininity,” she has also tried to apply certain poststructuralist insights to the problem of “feminine” embodiment, especially Foucault’s claim that certain disciplinary procedures importantly structure subjectivity in modern societies.

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Philosophers and the Women’s Movement. Second, the precise nature of the criteria by which women are judged, not only the inescapability of judgment itself, reflects gross imbalances in the social power of the sexes that do not mark the relationship femininit artists and their audiences.

Bartky approaches feminist philosophy without a fixed methodology and so has used phenomenology, existentialism, poststructuralism and Marxism to try to tease philosophical insights out of the feminine condition as some of us live it.

Retrieved from ” https: You are commenting using your WordPress. Female Figure that matters — female body as way to execute discipline. On the contrary, increasing invasive apparatuses of power appear in modern society. Thanks for telling us about the problem.


Many of Bartky’s articles have been reprinted in other sources.

Foucault, Femininity, and the Modernization of Patriarchal Power

Liz marked it as to-read Apr 21, And nearly my whole life other women have looked at me like I was pariarchal because of it.

Jump thr one of these related pages: In contemporary patriarchal culture, a panoptical male connoisseur resides within the consciousness of most women: Femininity and Discipline — the disciplinary practices that construct the ideal body of femininity. Beesknees marked it as to-read Mar 23, To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.