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Published: 13 January 2005

292 Pages


ISBN: 9780199276226

Bookseller Code (AE)

Sex, Gender, and the Body

The Student Edition of What Is a Woman?

Toril Moi

  • This affordable, compact edition, designed specially for use in university courses, consists of two of the most celebrated essays from Toril Moi's highly-acclaimed What Is a Woman?
  • Moi returns to the theories of Simone de Beauvoir to offer a third way for feminism, beyond the current stalemate between essentialism and constructionism
  • Engages with fundamental issues of subjectivity, body, sex/gender, and reading and writing as a feminist

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