i Foucault treats the body as if it were one. ii Bartky’s view: “[H]e is blind to those disciplines that produce a modality of embodiment that is peculiarly feminine”. The life and work of Sandra Bartky, a United States feminist. “Foucault, Femininity and the Modernization of Patriarchal Power,” in Feminism and Foucault. Pp. in Bartky, Sandra Lee. “Foucault, Femininity, and the Modernization of Patriarchal Power.” Pp. in Feminist Social.

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Ethan Hemming marked it as to-read Apr 18, Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Books by Sandra Lee Bartky. Gazmend Kryeziu marked it as to-read May 09, Discipline provide and impose one a sense of mastery and a secure sense of identity.

Jasmine Arielle marked it as to-read Feb 15, Sadaqat rated it really liked it Nov 27, Invasive Apparatuses of Power. Louise Hewett marked it as to-read Feb 18, This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Bartky approaches feminist philosophy without a fixed methodology and so has used phenomenology, existentialism, poststructuralism and Marxism to try to tease philosophical insights out of the feminine condition as some of us live it.

In contemporary patriarchal culture, a panoptical male connoisseur resides within the consciousness of most women: Lists with This Book. Amalia Sonriendo rated it it was amazing Nov 09, Feminine bodily disciple — dual characters: The organization works to increase communication between women and connect the public with forms of women-based media.


Foucault, Femininity, and the Modernization of Patriarchal Power

By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. The New York Times. No trivia or quizzes yet. Many women favors a program of political and economic reform in the struggle to gain equality with men. Along with body image, women are also expected to participate in moderhization that allow them to maintain this image.

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Kaitlyn marked it as to-read Jun 24, Modern psychology and sociology are born. Morernization Lee Bartky was a professor emeritus of philosophy and gender studies at the University of Illinois at Chicago. You are commenting using your Facebook account.

Press,pp. Liz marked it as to-read Apr 21, Women are expected to always have soft, supple, hairless, and smooth skin, worry about their beauty, be hesitant to extend their body, have a graceful gait and a restricted posture, always avert their eyes, and appear small with hands folded and legs pressed together when they are sitting.

Bartky explains that the body of the ideal female varies with time and is dependent on culture. Iris Young and Alison Jagger. An even finer disciplined woman — interaction with people. About Sandra Lee Bartky. Social Theory and Practice. Many of Bartky’s articles have been reprinted in other sources.


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Abeen marked it as to-read Sep 18, The disciplinary power is dispersed and anonymous. Brenda rated it really liked it Sep 18, Poor women bear more pressure because of the limit of time and money for them to mind the regimen.

Her notable contributions to the field of feminist philosophy include the article, “The Phenomenology of Feminist Consciousness”.

Foucault, Femininity, and the Modernization of Patriarchal Power

Second, the precise nature of the criteria by which women are judged, not only the inescapability of judgment itself, reflects gross femininty in the social power of the sexes that do not mark the relationship of modernizaion and their audiences. And nearly my whole life other women have looked at me like I was insane because of it.

Lately, she has begun to problematize race and especially “whiteness” as essential to any halfway adequate feminist philosophical work.