Women Philosophers of the Seventeenth Century

Synopsis

Jacqueline Broad explores the writings of such women philosophers as Margaret Cavendish, Anne Conway, Mary Astell and Catherine Trotter Cockburn. Broad demonstrates their relevance to current feminist scholarship. Her book is an accessible study of thinkers whose importance to the history of philosophy is increasingly recognized.

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Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Cambridge, England
Publication year:
  • 2002