Discovering Feminist Philosophy provides an accessible introduction to the central issues in feminist philosophy. At the same time, it answers current objections to feminism, arguing that in today's world it is as compelling as ever to probe the impact of the dualism of the sexes. This unique book is equal parts survey, viewpoint, and scholarship-ideal for anyone seeking to understand the current and future role of feminist philosophy.
Robin May Schott is director for the NOS-H project, "Sexuality, Death and the Feminine: Feminist Philosophical Analysis" at the University of Copenhagen in Denmark. Discovering Feminist Philosophy is her fourth book.
Chapter 1 Introduction: Why This Book? Chapter 2 Feminism and the History of Philosophy Chapter 3 Feminist Epistemologies Chapter 4 Feminist Ethics of Conflict Chapter 5 Conclusion: Transnational Feminism