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Feminism, animals, and science

the naming of the shrew

by Lynda I. A. Birke

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Published by Open University Press in Buckingham [England], Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Feminist theory.,
  • Feminism.,
  • Human-animal relationships.,
  • Animal rights.,
  • Ecofeminism.,
  • Biology -- Philosophy.,
  • Science -- Philosophy.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [152]-162) and indexex.

    StatementLynda Birke.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ1190 .B57 1994
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 167 p. ;
    Number of Pages167
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1095277M
    ISBN 100335191983, 0335191975
    LC Control Number94019790

    Can There Be a Feminist Science? Longino, Helen E. Science as Social Knowledge: Values and Objectivity in Scientific Inquiry. Princeton Univ. Press, Lykke, Nina and Rosi Braidotti, ed. Between Monsters, Goddesses and Cyborgs: Feminist Confrontations with Science, Medicine and . Critical Essays A Note about Feminism Feminism is a philosophy advocating equal economic, political, and social rights and opportunities for women. The term has been used for close to a century in the United States: Even before winning the right to vote in , women who sought women's rights called themselves feminists.

    We can translate “all animals are equal, but some animals are more equal than others” into a feminist point of view like: “all human been are equal, but men are more equal than women”. In fact, as Daphne Patai says in his book The Orwell Mystique: A Study in Male Ideology.   This, I realize, is not feminist per se, but I'm thinking of leaving a print out of the CNN article on my boyfriend's pillow anyway. 9. BET YA WEREN'T EXPECTING MEERKATS.

      Because women not only kick ass in real life, but in the fictional future too, here are eight feminist science fiction books to add to your reading list. 1. The Female Man by Joanna Russ.   A great resource for those of you who are interested in learning more about the intersections between animal rights and feminism is Carol Adams book "The Sexual Politics of Meat." Even if you are only interested in one of these subjects it is a fascinating read.


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Feminism, Animals, And Science book. Read 2 reviews animals the world's largest community for readers.4/5. Beginning with some ways in which 'animals' are defined, and with feminist concerns about non-humans as fellow sufferers, the book goes on to look at how ideas about animals are constructed in different areas of biological science and how these intersect with feminist critiques of modern science.

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