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An Unconventional History of Western Philosophy: by Karen J. Warren,Therese Boos Dykeman,Eve Browning,Judith

By Karen J. Warren,Therese Boos Dykeman,Eve Browning,Judith Chelius Stark,Jane Duran,Marilyn Fischer,Lois Frankel,Edward Fullbrook,Jo Ellen Jacobs,Vicki Harper,Joy Laine,Kate Lindemann,Elizabeth Minnich,Andrea Nye,Margaret Simons,Audun Solli,Catherine Villan

Gender scholarship over the last 4 a long time has proven that the exclusion of women's voices and views has decreased educational disciplines in vital methods. conventional scholarship in philosophy is not any various. The 'recovery venture' in philosophy is engaged in re-discovering the names, lives, texts, and views of ladies philosophers from the sixth Century BCE to the current. Karen Warren brings jointly sixteen colleagues for a special, groundbreaking examine of Western philosophy which mixes pairs of prime women and men philosophers over the last 2600 years, acknowledging and comparing their contributions to foundational topics in philosophy, together with epistemology, metaphysics, and ethics. Introductory essays, basic resource readings, and commentaries contain every one bankruptcy to provide a wealthy and obtainable creation to and assessment of those very important philosophical contributions. A precious appendix canvasses a unprecedented variety of ladies philosophers for additional discovery and study.

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