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I agree that mid-century French feminists juditb more essentialist than they cared to admit, and I’m impressed with the way that Butler cleaned house in regard OK, so gender is chiefly performative.

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Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. A few of her ideas are novel, but they are so buried in unnecessarily convoluted reasoning and unexplained references to vaguely related work that they are hardly worth the effort. She tends to restate the same concept in a variety of ways, without really doing anything further with it. I thought she was particularly strong on the ways in which gender and sex are related to sexuality and desire. Her critique is not trifling: Butler’s thesis is especially interesting when seen against the background of gay and lesbian movements emphasizing a lack of necessary connection between ‘sexual orientation’ and gender expression for pragmatic political reasons.

There’s a problem loading this menu right now. People sometimes fantasise about exaggerated or altered bodies, or imagine themselves as the opposite sex: To the extreme of dissecting Foucault’s answer to an interview question about homosexuality.

I am doing regular history, but with a gender focus. Hegelian Reflections in Twentieth-Century France. She talks about neuroscience in relation to gender and about how the differences aren’t hardwired.


Therefore, when reading this, take “prediscursive” to mean “autonomous” or “semi-autonomous. Butler’s prose is unapologetically dense, but this seems like a work that’s trying to fundame This is famous both for its importance and the difficulty of its prose.

It is dense with ideas, which Butler articulates effectively. One can already hear the audible protests. The fact is, as Butler points out, that it is not Aug 04, Craig Werner rated it did not like it Shelves: Because trans-women will never have aspects so fundamental to the feminine experience, these transphobic feminists see them as a threat to their solidarity. If I wrote as poorly as they do, Geneero have similar concerns.

One is not born a woman, but rather becomes one. The key is the etymology of solicit early 15c.

A bit of advice: The analysis of these concepts–or deconstruction– provides tools to the socially oppressed to fight against the existent social order. This was published in the early ‘s, during the apex or depending on your perspective, the nadir of what’s called critical theory.

Subjectivity does not automatically grant us the right to naturalize qualities about us such as sexuality. Butler is probably trying to achieve some common ground with the readers, but if that was truly the case she should have done that for every scholar she mentions—which would be impractical. Love her or hate her, she remains one of our most famous living thinkers on these subjects.

Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. Juditb 05, Andrew rated it liked it Shelves: Write a customer review. The other way would work too, but not because buter is a hierarchical system which is the inversion of the one we live in today; the fact that we are willing to naturalize a specific sexual orientation is restrictive to the formation of our identity regardless of the orientation.

What’s a woman, what’s a what’s a what’s a woman, w-w-woman, wooooooman. Her research ranges from literary theory, modern philosophical fiction, feminist and sexuality studies, to 19th- and 20th-century European literature and philosophy, Kafka and loss, and mourning and war.


And yet the narration takes places within a language which, strictly speaking, is after the law, the consequence of the law.

You’re unlikely to find a more thorough deconstruction of the gender binary anywhere. Sometimes it’s taxing enough to just read it: Now that all the preliminary stuff is out of the way, I can address the real substance of the book. Men do not, for instance, dispjta any direct sexual pleasure from their facial hair or Adam’s apples.

No matter what fancy social theory anyone uses, there is a prediscursive aspect of gender and sexuality and that is biology. Customers who bought this item also bought. On that account, this seemed to be a quite difficult text, but I suppose someone familiar with their basic ideas will find it quite lucid.

Showing of 1 reviews. So many good thoughts.

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If you get all this under your belt, then Butler becomes an easy breezy read. Can somebody help me to find and choose a book? Get to Know Us. Who would have expected Judy to align herself with Nietzsche, and on the critique of slave morality no less, over Lacan? There’s a strong correlation between Male and Masculine – Female and Feminine; but not an absolute connection by any means.

The main thesis, that any behavior diaputa of sexual norms dispua gender norms, has subtler and further-reaching implications that the usual gloss of the book, “gender is a social construct”– which is hardly a new idea e.