The Gender of Theory

Ruth Behar and Deborah Gordon, eds., Women Writing Culture/Culture Writing Women, Berkeley: University of California Press, 1995

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Catherine Lutz

Brown University - Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs

Date Written: 1995

Abstract

This paper argues that the genre of theoretical writing or writing claimed as theory is highly gendered and in this mirrors a range of processes in scholarship identified by feminist analysts.

Suggested Citation

Lutz, Catherine, The Gender of Theory (1995). Ruth Behar and Deborah Gordon, eds., Women Writing Culture/Culture Writing Women, Berkeley: University of California Press, 1995. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2323826

Catherine Lutz (Contact Author)

Brown University - Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs ( email )

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