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Postmodern legal feminism

by Mary Joe Frug

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Published by Routledge in New York .
Written in English


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StatementMary Joe Frug.
The Physical Object
Pagination214p. ;
Number of Pages214
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21396295M
ISBN 100415906202

  Postmodern feminism's major departure from other branches of feminism is perhaps the argument that sex, or at least gender is itself constructed through language, a . Through a commentary on the enriching experience of receiving feedback through the Brewing Legal Times author-meets-reader session in February , this piece reflects on the intellectual Author: Clare Mcglynn.

  For feminism, then, politics and theory are feminist politics have operated in the spheres of knowledge and culture as well as through campaigns for social and economic change. Feminist theorists from Mary Wollstonecraft () onwards have identified as a primary source of women’s oppression the cultural construction of femininity which renders women .   Conflicting Ideas On Modern Feminism Michel Martin talks about agree women should be full legal, moral, ethical and every other way equals .

Postmodern Feminist Legal Theory: A Contingent, Contextual Account Laura A. Rosenbury1 Of all of the existing schools of feminist legal thought, postmodern feminist legal theory is the most difficult to define and categorize. Postmodernism itself is not a fixed concept. Moreover, the various approaches to postmodernism challenge andAuthor: Laura A. Rosenbury.   Feminism and postmodernism; or, the way we live now / Jennifer Wicke and Margaret Ferguson -- Postmodern identities and the politics of the (legal) subject / Jennifer Wicke -- Feminism and postmodernism: another view / Mary Poovey -- Feminisms and feminizations in the postmodern / David Simpson -- Feminism and the politics of postmodernism Pages:


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Frug, one of this country's most noted feminist legal scholars, embodies the antiessentialist feminist doctrine in eight essays collected here, three of which were published during her lifetime and. Thelaw and literaturemovement can be traced to the publication of James Boyd White's The legal imagination,¹ a book that advanced the idea that the study of literature should be part of legal education, because literary studies have something distinctive to say about law and adjudication.

Law and literature was previously a marginal. Within law, the postmodern legal feminists have brought a unique perspective, making use of deconstructive strategies to expose contradictory and repressed elements within legal texts.

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Postmodern legal feminism. [Mary Joe Frug] -- An urgent need to rethink sexual difference and equality has motivated some of the best recent feminist thought. Nowhere has this been more true than in the field of law, where feminist legal.

Postmodern Legal Feminism By Mary Joe Frug. Paperback $ eBook $ ISBN Published Novem by Routledge Pages Request Inspection Copy Book Description. A collection of eight essays by Mary Joe Frug, published posthumously.

First Published in Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa. Mary Joe Frug (–) was a professor at New England Law Boston from to She is considered a forerunner of legal postmodern feminist theory, and was a renowned postmodernist and feminist legal scholar.

Much of her work was collected in the posthumously-published book Postmodern Legal authored the casebook Women and the Law. On April 4,Frug was. A collection of eight essays by Mary Joe Frug, published posthumously.

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Buy Postmodern Legal Feminism 1 by Frug, Mary Joe (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : Mary Joe Frug. Introduction: Feminism and Postmodernism or The Way We Live Now / Jennifer Wicke and Margaret Ferguson 1 Postmodern Identities and the Politics of the (Legal) Subject / Jennifer Wicke 10 Feminism and Postmodernism- Another View / Mary Poovey 34 Feminisms and Feminizations in the Postmodern / David Simpson CORNELL LA W REVIEW current perspective-be it linguistic, social, or political-can women be emancipated.5 In short, their contention is that women can only be liberated by getting their voice to a place it is not,6 or by speaking a language that is not yet their own.7 This Article argues that the choice between feminism8 and postmodernism9 is a false by: This chapter first distinguishes between the modern and the postmodern conditions or eras with reference to the work by Jean François Lyotard, and then discusses two fundamental ideas underpinning modern law and legal theory: the rational and autonomous subject; and the clarity and objectivity of meaning of the legal text.

Drawing on Michel Foucault and Jacques Derrida, it shows how Author: J. Penner. However, those critical of postmodern feminism claim that “Resistance to injustice is not a matter of personal sniping. It is a matter of public outrage” (p. They want to see postmodern feminists do more than just theorize about feminist problems with academic jargon.

Postmodern legal feminism by Frug, Mary Joe, d. Publication date Topics Rescuing impossibility doctrine: a postmodern feminist analysis of contract law -- A postmodern feminist legal manifesto Internet Archive Books. Scanned in : hand, one of the things that makes reading Postmodern Legal Feminism so refreshing is the brevity with which Frug manages to deal with vast amounts of literature.

It encourages me to keep her contribution central in this re-view and to resist the practice of reinventing the feminist legal theory wheel. Postmodern Legal Feminism Paperback – Nov. 10 by Mary Joe Frug (Author) See all 6 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Amazon Price Author: Mary Joe Frug.

The book centers on feminist legal theories, including equal treatment theory, cultural feminism, dominance theory, critical race feminism, lesbian feminism, postmodern feminism, and ecofeminism. Readers will find new material on women in politics, gender and globalization, and the promise and danger of expanding social media.

How does law participate in the construction of gender? How should law participate in the construction of gender? Who wins and who loses? These are the questions that postmodern feminist legal theory urges feminists to embrace.

This chapter sets forth the affirmative contributions of an approach to feminist legal theory rooted in analyses of the construction of gender, law and feminist Author: Laura A.

Rosenbury.FEMINIST LEGAL THEORY Spring Professor Laura Rosenbury. Holland Hall, Dean’s Suite. [email protected] OVERVIEW. In this course, we will read feminist theory, queer theory, and other critical theory in order to examine constructions of gender and the roles legal systems play in those constructions.Open Library is an initiative of the Internet Archive, a (c)(3) non-profit, building a digital library of Internet sites and other cultural artifacts in digital projects include the Wayback Machine, and