Pragmatist Feminism

[Revised entry by Judy Whipps and Danielle Lake on September 21, 2016. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography, notes.html] Pragmatist feminism is a developing field of philosophy that emerged in the
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[Revised entry by Judy Whipps and Danielle Lake on September 21, 2016. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography, notes.html] Pragmatist feminism is a developing field of philosophy that emerged in the 1990s as a new approach to feminist philosophy. It utilizes and integrates core concepts of pragmatism, including its emphasis on pluralism, lived experience and public philosophy, with feminist theory and practice in order to engage in social issues. Pragmatist feminist philosophers have been addressing several different projects over the past decades, including a) the recovery of women who were influential in the development of American pragmatism but whose work...

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