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Feminist interpretations of Thomas Hobbes, (ebook)

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Feminist interpretations of Thomas Hobbes
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Feminist interpretations of Thomas Hobbes
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eng
Summary
Feminist Interpretations of Thomas Hobbes features the work of feminist scholars who are centrally engaged with Hobbes's ideas and texts and who view Hobbes as an important touchstone in modern political thought. Bringing together scholars from the disciplines of philosophy, history, political theory, and English literature who embrace diverse theoretical and philosophical approaches and a range of feminist perspectives, this interdisciplinary collection aims to appeal to an audience of Hobbes scholars and non-specialists alike. As a theorist whose trademark is a compelling argument for absolute sovereignty, Hobbes may seem initially to have little to offer twenty-first-century feminist thought. Yet, as the contributors to this collection demonstrate, Hobbesian political thought provides fertile ground for feminist inquiry. Indeed, in engaging Hobbes, feminist theory engages with what is perhaps the clearest and most influential articulation of the foundational concepts and ideas associated with modernity: freedom, equality, human nature, authority, consent, coercion, political obligation, and citizenship. Aside from the editors, Nancy J. Hirschmann and Joanne H. Wright, the contributors are Joanne Boucher, Karen Detlefsen, Karen Green, Wendy Gunther-Canada, Jane S. Jaquette, S. A. Lloyd, Su Fang Ng, Carole Pateman, Gordon Schochet, Quentin Skinner, and Susanne Sreedhar
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Midwest
Dewey number
192
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no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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dictionaries
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1966-
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  • Hirschmann, Nancy J
  • Wright, Joanne H.
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Series statement
Re-reading the canon
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  • Hobbes, Thomas
  • Feminist theory
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adult
Label
Feminist interpretations of Thomas Hobbes, (ebook)
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multicolored
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unknown
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1 online resource
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  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
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9780271069104
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(electronic bk.)
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MWT11619779
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remote
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11619779
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MWT11619779
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Feminist interpretations of Thomas Hobbes, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Color
multicolored
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9780271069104
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11619779
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11619779
System control number
MWT11619779
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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