Feminism Unmodified: Discourses on Life and Law is a book by feminist academic Catharine MacKinnon. The book is a collection of essays by MacKinnon. FEMINISM AND LEGAL THEORY. FEMINISM UNMODIFIED. By Catharine A. MacKinnon.I Cambridge,. Massachusetts: Harvard University Press. Pp. Catharine A. MacKinnon, in full Catharine Alice MacKinnon, (born Oct. 7, , Feminism Unmodified (), documented as one of the most widely cited.
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Catharine A. MacKinnon
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A Case of Sex Discrimination MacKinnon, noted feminist and legal scholar, explores and develops her original theories and practical proposals on sexual politics and law. Its First Decade in Court.
Mainstream feminism, with its emphasis on obliterating the differences between the sexes, feminis, states, has failed to Feminist social and political philosophy. It is passionate, brilliant, polemical and sectarian.
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She argues that viewing gender as a matter of sameness and difference—as virtually all existing theory and law have done—covers up the reality of gender, which is a system of social hierarchy, an imposed inequality of power.
Please try again later. This eloquent book is a collection of insightful orations given by Ms. MacKinnon departs from Radical Feminist stereotypes in that she develops an experienced level of vulnerability in her speeches and the reader can actually feel the extent that she cares about women. She provide incredible distinctions and indepth discussions on issues such as Full and Formal Equity, definitions and meaning of rape and pornography.
In the Supreme Courtin its first sexual harassment case, with MacKinnon as co-counsel, agreed with her argument by ruling unanimously that sexual harassment is sex discrimination. Common terms and phrases abortion acts Amendment Andrea Dworkin athletics become context critique cultural Deep Mackijnon defendant defined Diana E.
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Her concept of equality—predicated on eliminating dominance and subordination rather than enforcing sameness and punishing difference—has been largely adopted in Canada and has been influential around the world.
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These discourses, originally delivered as speeches, have been brilliantly woven into a book that retains all the spontaneity and accessibility of a live presentation. Please try again later. The Pornography Civil Rights Hearings presented evidence against pornography as a violation of civil and human rights.
Authentic in voice, sweeping in scope, startling in clarity, urgent, never compromised and often visionary, these discourses advance a new theory of sex inequality and imagine new possibilities for social change.
MacKinnon has made a difference before, and this book should further change society. It may, however, make us think, and challenge, and possibly act. These discourses, originally delivered as speeches, have been cathqrine woven into a book that retains all the spontaneity and mackunnon of a live presentation. Would you like to tell us about a lower price? Join Our Mailing List: Join Our Mailing List: She reveals a political system of male dominance and female subordination that sexualizes power for men and powerlessness for women.
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