By Claire Colebrook
This priceless introductory advisor bargains a transparent evaluate of the concept that, and challenge, of gender. Claire Colebrook areas the time period in its historic contexts and lines its improvement from the Enlightenment to the current, ahead of relocating directly to the evolution of the concept that of gender from in the numerous stances of feminist feedback, and exploring contemporary advancements in queer thought and post-feminism. shut research of key literary texts, together with Frankenstein, Paradise Lost and A Midsummer Night's Dream, exhibits how particular varieties of literature let mirrored image on gender.
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