By Sara Salih,Judith Butler
- Judith Butler, writer of influential books corresponding to Gender Trouble, has equipped her overseas attractiveness as a theorist of energy, gender, sexuality and identity
- Organized in energetic collaboration among Judith Butler and Sara Salih
- Collects jointly writings that span Butler’s outstanding profession as a severe thinker, together with decisions from either famous and lesser-known works
- Includes an creation and editorial fabric to aid scholars of their readings of theories that stand on the vanguard of latest theoretical and political debates
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