Through these engaged works on issues such as rape, abortion, athletics, sexual harassment, and pornography, MacKinnon seeks feminism on its own terms. Feminism Unmodified: Discourses on Life and Law is a book by feminist academic Catharine MacKinnon. The book is a collection of essays by MacKinnon. FEMINISM AND LEGAL THEORY. FEMINISM UNMODIFIED. By Catharine A. MacKinnon.I Cambridge,. Massachusetts: Harvard University Press. Pp.
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unmidified Discourses on Life and Mackiinnon Discourses on life and law. MacKinnon offers a unique retrospective on the law of sexual harassment, which she designed and has worked for a decade to establish, and a prospectus on the law of pornography, which she proposes to change in the next ten years.
Because each essay was originally a speech, the discussions are lucid and dramatic, with the dynamism, immediacy, and sense of discovery of a live presentation; they are also filled with irony, wit, and humor Not by Law Alone: Join Our Mailing List: Fundamental to her radical feminism is the claim that gender is a system of dominance rather than of difference MacKinnon offers a systematic and persuasive perspective on issues that are central not only to feminism but to social unmodfiied in general.
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MacKinnon is Elizabeth A. These discourses, originally delivered as speeches, have been brilliantly woven into a book that retains all the spontaneity and accessibility of a live presentation. Subscribe to receive information about forthcoming books, seasonal catalogs, and more, in newsletters tailored to your interests.
The digital Loeb Classical Library loebclassics. She reveals a political system of male dominance and female subordination that sexualizes power for men and powerlessness for women.
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Join Our Mailing List: Jaggar New York Times Book Review MacKinnon has been perhaps the most important force behind the burgeoning theoretical literature in law on sex discrimination and feminist theory Women as Women in Law. MacKinnon Snippet view – She argues that feminksm gender as a matter of sameness and difference-as virtually all existing theory and law have done-covers up the reality of gender, which is a system of social hierarchy, an imposed inequality of power.
Subscribe to receive information about forthcoming books, seasonal catalogs, and more, in newsletters tailored to your interests. Authentic in voice, sweeping in scope, startling in clarity, urgent, never compromised and often visionary, these discourses advance a new theory of sex inequality and imagine new possibilities for social change.
A Rally against Rape 7. Discourses on Life and Law. With rigor and irony MacKinnon teaches us what feminism—unmodified by cowardice or by disassociation from other women—is, what it sounds like, and what its goals are.
Each of the essays published in [the book] stands on its own, making the book a collection of separate entries rather than one unmoified argument. Through these engaged works on issues such as rape, abortion, athletics, sexual harassment, and pornography, MacKinnon seeks feminism on its nackinnon terms, unconstrained by the limits of prior traditions.