Feminist Encounters with Legal Philosophy by Maria Drakopoulou

By Maria Drakopoulou

Presenting feminist readings of texts from the criminal philosophical and jurisprudential canon, the papers amassed the following supply an interdisciplinary and demanding problem to confirmed modes of interpreting legislation. Feminist techniques to legislation often take the shape of both severe engagements with felony doctrine, felony techniques and ideas, or serious exams of the results that categorical parts of legislation have upon the lives of ladies. This assortment, even if, even though rooted in feminist felony scholarship, takes the verified canon of criminal texts because the item of inquiry. Taking as their universal start line the truth that criminal texts are plural and open to a number of readings, the entire contributions during this assortment provide subversive, yet supplementary, interpretations of the criminal canon. during this admire, although, they don't basically maintain an array of feminist types and theories of interpreting; revealing and re-appropriating the plural area of felony interpretation, they search to open a hitherto unexplored enviornment for a feminist politics of law.


Feminist Encounters with criminal Philosophy is a completely researched interdisciplinary assortment that would curiosity scholars and students of legislation, Philosophy, and Feminism.

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