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Author Finn, Geraldine.

Title Why Althusser killed his wife : essays on discourse and violence / Geraldine Finn
Published Atlantic Highland, N.J. : Humanities Press, 1996


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 W'PONDS  190.904 Fin/Wak  AVAILABLE
Description xii, 203 pages ; 24 cm
Series Society/religion/religion/society
Contents 1. "Why Althusser Killed His Wife." -- 2. Reason and Violence: More than a False Antithesis - A Mechanism of Patriarchal Power -- 3. Women and the Ideology of Science -- 4. The Pornographic Eye/I -- 5. Against Sexual Imagery. Alternative or Otherwise -- 6. Beyond Either/Or: Feminism and the Politics of Postmodernism -- 7. No Bodies Speaking: Subjectivity, Sex, and the Pornography Effect -- 8. (Why) Are There No Great Women Postmodernists? -- 9. The Politics of Postmodernism: Postmodernism as Ideology and Effect -- 10. The Politics of Contingency. The Contingency of Politics -- 11. The Politics of Spirituality. The Spirituality of Politics -- 12. The Space-Between Ethics and Politics. Or, More of the Same? -- 13. The Future of Postmodernism
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Feminist theory.
Postmodernism -- Controversial literature.
LC no. 95008841
ISBN 0391039075
0391039083 (paperback)