Unruly Practices: Power, Discourse and Gender in Contemporary Social Theory - Nancy FraserPolity Press, 1993, Paperback ..
Condition: Good. Single reading crease to the spine. Light scuff across the upper wrapper. Previous owners' inscription to the first blank.
2nd printing. [First Published: 1989] From the cover: “Unruly Practices brings together a series of widely discussed essays in feminism and social theory. Read together, they constitute a sustained critical encounter with leading European and American approaches to social theory. In addition, Nancy Fraser develops a new and original socialist-feminist critical theory that overcomes many of the limitations of current alternatives. First, in a series of critical essays, she deploys philosophical and literary techniques to sort the wheat from the chaff in the work of Michel Foucault, the French deconstructionists, Richard Rorty, and Jürgen Habermas. Then, in a group of constructive essays, she incorporates their respective strengths in a new critical theory of late-capitalist political culture.
Size: 9" x 6"
Number of Pages: [VIII] 201
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