Judith Butler: Essential Guides for Literary Studies (Routledge Critical Thinkers) by Sara Salih
Publisher: Routledge | Number Of Pages: 200 | Publication Date: 2002-05-10 | ISBN-10: 0415215188 | PDF | 1 Mb
A welcome addition to the Routledge Critical Thinkers series, Judith Butler is the first guidebook on this renowned feminist and queer theory scholar, which will help not only students of literary criticism but also students of law, sociology, philosophy, film and cultural studies. Examining Butler's work through a variety of contexts, including the formation of gender performativity, identity and subjecthood, Sarah Salih address Butler's crucial ideas on the gender agenda, the body, pornography, race, gay self-expression and power and psychoanalysis. Concluding with an annotated bibliography, this book will be the ideal starting point for all new to Butler.