Feminist Experiences: Foucauldian and Phenomenological by Johanna Oksala

By Johanna Oksala

Feminist Experiences develops and defends a particular realizing of feminist philosophy as social critique. Feminist philosophy is largely a political exercise, Johanna Oksala argues, aiming to reveal, study, and eventually switch gendered strength family. although, such an knowing of feminist philosophy increases a bunch of theoretical difficulties and paradoxes. Oksala investigates the philosophical demanding situations and descriptions the ontological presuppositions and methodological suggestions the undertaking requires.

Drawing on conceptual instruments from the concept of Michel Foucault, but in addition from the culture of phenomenology, she explores the position of expertise in feminist philosophy and its dating to language and linguistic which means. Oksala concludes via sketching a feminist ontology of the current via a serious research of neoliberalism and the demanding situations it provides to feminist thought and politics.

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