Course level

Undergraduate

Faculty

Humanities and Social Sciences

School

Historical & Philosophical Inq

Units

2

Duration

One Semester

Class contact

2 Lecture hours, 1 Tutorial hour

Incompatible

PD219, PHIL7219

Assessment methods

Assignments, or assignment & take-home examination

Course coordinator

Dr M Boulous Walker

Study Abroad

This course is pre-approved for Study Abroad and Exchange students.

Current course offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Semester 2, 2017 St Lucia Internal Course Profile

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Course description

An exploration of the relations between feminism & the tradition of Western philosophy through a critical discussion of terms such as reason, identity, the other, & desire. The work of Simone de Beauvoir, Michèle Le Doeuff, Luce Irigaray, Hélène Cixous, Monique Wittig & Marguerite Duras to be considered. This course may not run if there are fewer than 20 enrolments.

Archived offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Semester 2, 2015 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 2, 2013 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2010 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2008 St Lucia Internal Course Profile