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2018.05.09 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Helen A. Fielding and Dorothea E. Olkowski (eds.), Feminist Phenomenology Futures, Indiana University Press, 2017, 364 pp., $45.00 (pbk), ISBN 9780253029942. Reviewed by Emily Anne Parker, Towson University Johanna Oksala has asked, "How can phenomenology as a philosophical method of investigation account for gender?"[1] With their recent book, Helen A. Fielding and Dorothea E. Olkowski bring together essays that seek to answer this question. Together with Emily S. Lee's Living Alterities: Phenomenology, Embodiment, and Race,[2] Fielding and Olkowsi's volume demonstrates the changing meaning of phenomenology in the present. The book begins with two introductory pieces, a ground-breaking "A Feminist Phenomenology Manifesto" by Helen A. Fielding and a detailed introduction to the volume by both editors. Fielding presents feminist phenomenology as a method made possible by material multiplicity. Phenomenology. . .

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