Pragmatism and Feminism Reweaving the Social Fabric
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Though many pioneering feminists were deeply influenced by American pragmatism, their contemporary followers have generally ignored that tradition because of its marginalization by a philosophical mainstream intent on neutral analyses devoid of subjectivity. In this revealing work, Charlene Haddock Seigfried effectively reunites two major social and philosophical movements, arguing that pragmatism, because of its focus on the emancipatory potential of everyday experiences, offers feminism its most viable and powerful philosophical foundation. With careful attention to their interwoven histories and contemporary concerns, Pragmatism and Feminism effectively invigorates both traditions,…
Copyright year: 1996
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
Publication date: 6/15/1996
Size: 6.25" wide x 9.25" long x 1.00" tall
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|Reclaiming a Heritage: Women Pragmatists|
|Acknowledging Mutual Influences: The Chicago Years|
|Educational Experiments in Cooperation|
|The Feminine-Mystical Threat to Scientific-Masculine Order|
|Who Experiences? Genderizing Pluralistic Experiences|
|What's Wrong with Instrumental Reasoning? Realizing the Emancipatory Potential of Science|
|Who Cares? Pluralizing Gendered Experiences|