Women in Philosophy: A reading list

To celebrate Women in Philosophy as part of Women’s History Month, we have created a reading list of books, journals, and online resources that explore significant female philosophers and feminist
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To celebrate Women in Philosophy as part of Women’s History Month, we have created a reading list of books, journals, and online resources that explore significant female philosophers and feminist philosophy in general. Recommendations range from general interest books to biographies to advanced reader books and more. You can visit our Women in Philosophy page for more book recommendations and access to online resources and articles. Autonomy, Oppression, and Gender, edited by Andrea Veltman and Mark Piper This is an extraordinary book for any student interested in feminist philosophy and autonomy. It is a collection of essays that examine philosophical issues at the intersection of feminism and autonomy studies. Are autonomy and independence useful goals for women and subordinate persons? Is autonomy possible in contexts of social subordination? Is the pursuit of desires that issue from patriarchal norms consistent with autonomous agency? The contributors answer all these questions. . .

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