Nietzsche, Feminism, and Political Theory

Synopsis

Are you visiting women? Do not forget your whip!'' Thus Spoke Zarathustra 'the democratic movement is...a form assumed by man in decay' Beyond Good and EvilNietzsche's views on women and politics have long been the most embarrassing aspects of his thought. Why then has the work of Nietzsche aroused so much interest in recent years from feminist theorists and political philosophers?In answer, this collection comprises twelve outsanding essays on Mietzsche 's work to current debates in feminist and political theory, It is the first to focus on the way in which Nietzche has become an essential point of reference for postmodern ehtical and political thought.

Additional information

Contributors:
Includes content by:
  • Rosalyn Diprose
  • Keith Ansell-Pearson
  • Elizabeth Grosz
  • Cathryn Vasseleu
  • Frances Oppel
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • New York
Publication year:
  • 1993