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  1. Je, Tu, Nous

    Towards a Culture of Difference

    By Luce Irigaray

    Series: Routledge Classics

    A passionate celebrator of "sexual difference," Luce Irigaray was never simply after the social equality that her generation so publicly demanded. She was seeking more fundamentally a society that celebrated the differences between the genders and their coming together in a union without hierarchy....

    Published February 25th 2007 by Routledge

  2. Rhetoric, Women and Politics in Early Modern England

    Edited by Jennifer Richards, Alison Thorne

    Rhetoric has long been a powerful and pervasive force in political and cultural life, yet in the early modern period, rhetorical training was generally reserved as a masculine privilege. This volume argues, however, that women found a variety of ways to represent their interests persuasively, and...

    Published October 29th 2006 by Routledge

  3. Women Writing the West Indies, 1804-1939

    'A Hot Place, Belonging To Us'

    By EVELYN O'CALLAGHAN

    Series: Routledge Research in Postcolonial Literatures

    This pioneering study surveys nineteenth- and twentieth-century narratives of the West Indies written by white women, English and Creole. It introduces a fascinating wealth of relatively unknown material and constitutes a timely interrogation of the supposed homogeneity of Caribbean discourse,...

    Published September 4th 2006 by Routledge

  4. Writing Woman, Writing Place

    Contemporary Australian and South African Fiction

    By Sue Kossew

    Series: Routledge Research in Postcolonial Literatures

    Contemporary women writers in these two societies are still writing about similar issues as did earlier generations of women, such as exclusions from discourses of nation, a problematic relationship to place and belonging, relations with indigenous people and the way in which women's subjectivity...

    Published August 31st 2006 by Routledge

  5. Gender Trouble

    Feminism and the Subversion of Identity

    By Judith Butler

    Series: Routledge Classics

    One of the most talked-about scholarly works of the past fifty years, Judith Butler’s Gender Trouble is as celebrated as it is controversial. Arguing that traditional feminism is wrong to look to a natural, 'essential' notion of the female, or indeed of sex or gender, Butler starts by questioning...

    Published May 11th 2006 by Routledge

  6. Stigmata

    Escaping Texts, 2nd Edition

    By Hélène Cixous

    Series: Routledge Classics

    A 'wilful extremist' according to the London Times, Hélène Cixous is hailed as one of the most formidable writers and thinkers of our time. Acclaimed by luminaries such as Jacques Derrida, her writing has nonetheless been misunderstood and misread, to a surprising extent. With the inclusion of...

    Published January 17th 2005 by Routledge

  7. Roman Shakespeare Warriors

    Edited by Kahn

    First published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published November 10th 2004 by Routledge

  8. Discourse

    2nd Edition

    By Sara Mills

    Series: The New Critical Idiom

    This volume provides a broad analysis of the term 'discourse' and a thorough examination of the many theoretical assumptions surrounding it. In the revised edition of this invaluable guidebook, Sara Mills:*examines the historical definitions and developments of discourse*analyzes Foucault's use of...

    Published May 26th 2004 by Routledge

  9. Kate Chopin's The Awakening

    A Routledge Study Guide and Sourcebook

    Edited by Janet Beer, Elizabeth Nolan

    Series: Routledge Guides to Literature

    Damned upon publication for engaging with the taboo issues of female sexuality and infidelity, Kate Chopin's The Awakening (1899) is now hailed as a key early feminist text and an important work of American literature.This sourcebook combines accessible commentary with reprinted documents to...

    Published May 19th 2004 by Routledge

  10. Jacques Lacan and Feminist Epistemology

    By Kirsten Campbell

    Series: Transformations

    This book outlines a compelling new agenda for feminist theories of identity and social relations. Using Lacanian psychoanalysis with feminist epistemology, the author sets out a groundbreaking psychoanalytic social theory. Campbell's work offers answers to the important contemporary question of...

    Published May 12th 2004 by Routledge