PHIL 242 Introduction to Feminist Theory (3 credits)

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Offered by: Philosophy (Faculty of Arts)

Overview

Philosophy : An introduction to feminist theory as political theory. Emphasis is placed on the plurality of analyses and proposals that constitute contemporary feminist thought. Some of the following are considered: liberal feminism, marxist and socialist feminism, radical feminism, postmodern feminism, francophone feminism, and the contributions to feminist theory by women of colour and lesbians.

Terms: Fall 2012

Instructors: Marguerite Deslauriers (Fall)