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Feminist idea After Deleuze addresses the come across among one of many twentieth century's most vital philosophers, Gilles Deleuze, and one in all its most vital political and highbrow activities, feminism. Feminist conception is a large, contradictory, and nonetheless evolving college of notion. This publication introduces the main pursuits inside of feminist thought, attractive with either Anglo-American and French feminism, in addition to vital lines of feminist proposal that experience originated in Australia and different elements of Europe.

Mapping either the feminist critique of Deleuze's paintings and the ways that it has introduced power to feminist idea, this e-book brings Deleuze into discussion with major thinkers akin to Simone de Beauvoir, Rosi Braidotti, Judith Butler, Elizabeth Grosz and Luce Irigaray. It takes key words in feminist conception equivalent to, 'difference', 'gender', 'bodies', 'desire' and 'politics' and techniques them from a Deleuzian perspective.

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