Where Feminists Come from by Martin.

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Published by Sister Vision Press .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Feminism & Feminist Theory,
  • Sociology

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The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11445525M
ISBN 100920813755
ISBN 109780920813751
OCLC/WorldCa24740869

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The dispute began more than forty years ago, at the height of the second-wave feminist movement. In one early skirmish, inthe West Coast Lesbian Conference, in Los Angeles, furiously split. It was said to be a test of the political power of the #MeToo movement: the campaign to recall Judge Aaron Persky for his supposedly lenient sentence in the Brock Turner, Stanford University.First, feminists should understand ‘woman’ as open-ended and “a term in process, a becoming, a constructing that cannot rightfully be said to originate or end it is open to intervention and resignification” (Butler43).

That is, feminists should not try to define ‘woman’ at all.

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