*SIGNED* The Philosopher Queens

*SIGNED* The Philosopher Queens The Lives and Legacies of Philosophy's Unsung Women

Signed by Rebecca Buxton and Lisa Whiting

Paperback (11 Jun 2020) | English

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Where are the women philosophers? The answer is right here.

The history of philosophy has not done women justice: you've probably heard the names Plato, Kant, Nietzsche and Locke - but what about Hypatia, Arendt, Oluwole and Young?

The Philosopher Queens is a long-awaited book about the lives and works of women in philosophy by women in philosophy. This collection brings to centre stage twenty prominent women whose ideas have had a profound - but for the most part uncredited - impact on the world.

You'll learn about Ban Zhao, the first woman historian in ancient Chinese history; Angela Davis, perhaps the most iconic symbol of the American Black Power Movement; Azizah Y. al-Hibri, known for examining the intersection of Islamic law and gender equality; and many more.For anyone who has wondered where the women philosophers are, or anyone curious about the history of ideas - it's time to meet the philosopher queens.

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Book information

ISBN: 2100000257638
Publisher: Unbound
Pub date:
Edition: Signed by Rebecca Buxton and Lisa Whiting
Language: English
Sales rank: 327
Number of pages: 224
Weight: -1g
Height: 216mm
Width: 135mm