Gendered Readings of Change: A Feminist-Pragmatist Approach

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This book develops a unique theory of change by drawing on American philosophy and contemporary feminist thought. Via a select history of ancient Greek and Pragmatist philosophies of change, Fischer argues for a reconstruction of transformation that is inclusive of women's experiences and thought.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationNew York
PublisherPalgrave Macmillan
Number of pages244
ISBN (Electronic)ISBN 978-1-137-34272-0
ISBN (Print)978-1-137-34787-9
Publication statusPublished - 02 Feb 2014


  • pragmatism
  • feminist theory
  • change
  • John Dewey
  • Jane Addams
  • Iris Marion Young
  • Transformation

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Arts and Humanities(all)
  • Social Sciences(all)


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