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Intersections Between Analytic and Continental Feminism

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[Revised entry by Georgia Warnke on August 22, 2018. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] Continental and analytic approaches to feminism differ primarily in the theoretical resources to which they appeal: analytic approaches typically take their starting point from the English-speaking world - Frege, Russell, Moore et al. - while continental approaches typically take theirs either from Germany - Hegel, Marx, the Frankfurt School et al. - or from France - Lacan, Kristeva, Saussure, Derrida et al. But feminist philosophers are rarely wedded to one tradition over the other; quite the contrary:...

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