The Construction of Gender: Judith Butler and Gender Performativity
Available Online June 2017.
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- Judith Butler; subjectivity; sex; gender; Performativity; gender contruction
- Judith Butler is a famous American post-structuralism philosopher and an influential feminist pioneer. Her research covers a wide range of fields. This paper attempts to trace the development of Judith Butler's theory of gender in order to fully grasp the dynamic process of her thought. Her theory of "gender performativity" has deep influence on gender studies, contemporary political philosophy, ethics and other academic studies.
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TY - CONF AU - Li He PY - 2017/06 DA - 2017/06 TI - The Construction of Gender: Judith Butler and Gender Performativity BT - 2nd International Conference on Contemporary Education, Social Sciences and Humanities (ICCESSH 2017) PB - Atlantis Press SP - 682 EP - 685 SN - 2352-5398 UR - https://doi.org/10.2991/iccessh-17.2017.166 DO - https://doi.org/10.2991/iccessh-17.2017.166 ID - He2017/06 ER -