Thinking about Gender: A Historical Anthology

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This distinctive anthology emphasizes the philosophy of gender. McCracken presents a balanced treatment of this discipline, taking care to include a variety of historical and contemporary perspectives from male and female philosophers. She provides and analyzes significant treatments of the question of gender by authors from the traditional Western canon. These selections demonstrate the long-standing, complex issue of gender and pose a variety of answers. Selected excerpts from literature demonstrate the presence of the gender debate in fiction and add dimension to studies in this area.

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Introduction: What Are Masculinity and Femininity, Anyway? 1. Myths and Archetypes: Binary Oppositions in the Original. 2. The Classical Periods: Gender as a Question of Virtue and Polity. 3. Early Modernity: The Developing Conflict Within "Humanism." 4. The Nineteenth Century: Liberalism and Romanticism. 5. The Early Twentieth Century: Scientism and Moralism. 6. The Late Twentieth Century: A Politics of Words. Suggested Readings.

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