Beauvoir


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French feminist and existentialist and novelist (1908-1986)

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Like so many commentators, Bakewell cannot find it in herself to be similarly lenient towards Heidegger, whose support for the Nazis--loathsome though it was--fell well short of the support offered by Sartre and de Beauvoir to the various revolutionary murderers who from time to time enjoyed their commitment.
As well as being a figurehead of feminist theory, Beauvoir was a phenomenologist in her own right, and her theories can be applied to Beckett just as readily as those of her male existentialist counterparts.
We decided--or, to be entirely accurate, I decided--to focus on three key figures: Beauvoir, Leduc, and Wittig.
When Simone de Beauvoir announced her intention to become a philosopher, her mother especially was scandalized.
Nesse sentido, suas reflexoes iniciam com um exercicio de "por para dialogar" duas filosofas representativas dessas duas matrizes de interpretacao--Simone Beauvoir e Judith Butler--que em consequencia de sua mediacao sao lidas "uma pela outra", ou seja, e com os suportes teoricos elaborados por cada uma que a autora tenta mostrar as aproximacoes, as divergencias, mas, especialmente, os dialogos, que, mediante uma metodologia arqueologica, podem ser estabelecidos entre as autoras.
But, apart from that, Beauvoir, rejecting the recommendation to be passive, asks three questions: 'What is the measure of man?
La escritura sera entendida por Beauvoir como su "proyecto global" o proyecto esencial, como actividad central de su existencia vinculada estrechamente a su curiosidad, a su amor por la vida, a la urgencia de comprension del mundo en su contingencia y en su necesidad; en suma, como voluntad de afirmacion de si en su devenir.
Political Writings is the fifth book to appear in the Beauvoir Series, which aims to give Anglophone readers access to the breadth of Simone de Beauvoir's philosophical work.
En el marco general de las investigaciones sobre la recepcion de Le deuxieme sexe (1949), abordamos el analisis de Christine Delphy acerca del trabajo domestico, en tanto pone de manifiesto la renovacion del impacto del pensamiento de Simone de Beauvoir.
I address both sides of the coin, the first via a brief account illustrating how Simone de Beauvoir, having seen deep structures of white, anti-black racism, as evidenced in her novel L'invitee, neglected to say what she had seen in her theory of the radical Other as presented in The Second Sex, thereby leaving her account of woman as being more radically Other than the slave untouched by her observations.
This volume is the latest in The Beauvoir Series co-edited by Margaret Simons and Sylvie Le Bon de Beauvoir.
ISLAMABAD -- France has presented Simone de Beauvoir Prize for Women's Freedom award to Malala's father Ziauddin Yousufzai on behalf of his daughter at an a simple ceremony held in Paris on Tuesday.
Desde temprano, Simone de Beauvoir adolescente, como lo confiesa ella misma en su ensayo "Literatura y metafisica" (2), se vio confrontada a dos fuertes pasiones que prevaleceran durante su vida y que encontraran a lo largo de su produccion escritural formas de conciliacion.
Ese mismo viernes 13, pero en la tarde, finalmente recibi Une mort tres douce, la breve memoria de la muerte de la mama de Simone de Beauvoir, y digo que recibi este libro finalmente porque lo habia pedido desde hacia mas de un mes, y cuando por fin llego ya empezaba a ubicarlo en la columna de mis perdidas, paralela a la de mis ganancias, estructura en la que vacila mi existencia cotidiana y que suelo contemplar con menos alegria que tormento.
In spite of her work on the concept of the "othering" gaze, a major theme that runs through second-wave Anglophone feminist film theory, as well as her long-professed fascination with cinema, French feminist and existentialist philosopher Simone de Beauvoir (1908-86) has largely been ignored within the realm of film studies, note Boule (contemporary French studies, Nottingham Trent U.