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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Please do not short change yourself by a cursory reading. Written with extraordinary incisiveness and an acid wit, this is an important book for anyone interested in freedom. Legal recourse is available in cases that occur in the workplace, though it is very difficult to obtain convictions. She reveals a political system of male dominance and female subordination that sexualizes power for men and powerlessness for women.

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While the first-wave feminism of the 19th and early 20th centuries…. Discourses on Life and Law Catharine A. We welcome suggested improvements to any of our articles. I was most appreciative at her analysis of rape and shifting the definition of rape from penetration to violence and where rape is not an erotic act but one of dominance.

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How fortunate that the paperback is hardy, because it travels with me often. The digital Loeb Classical Library loebclassics. Through these engaged works on issues such as rape, abortion, athletics, sexual harassment, and pornography, MacKinnon seeks feminism on its own terms, unconstrained by the limits of prior traditions.

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Articles from Britannica Encyclopedias for elementary and high school students. Contact our editors with your feedback. The United Nations UN …. Harvard University Press- Political Science – pages. She skillfully examines issues of the first amendment vs pornography and aptly illustrates how the Bill of Rights is becoming a legal repository for male priviledge. 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 is Elizabeth A. MacKinnon during the eighties with in their aggregation is a powerful text on social constructivist Radical Feminism and class analysis. There was a problem filtering reviews right now.