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Published: 17 December 2015

332 Pages


ISBN: 9780199640201

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Diotima at the Barricades

French Feminists Read Plato

Paul Allen Miller

Classics in Theory Series

  • Offers a detailed account of the influence of Plato on major thinkers in French feminism from Simone de Beauvoir to Julia Kristeva
  • Contributes to debates in French intellectual history, the history of Platonic scholarship, and contemporary literary, theoretical, and cultural studies
  • Provides translations and interpretations of all non-English material
  • Includes extensive background on each author covered by the text

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