A Feminist Scientific Approach to the Analysis of Politics and Gender

  title={A Feminist Scientific Approach to the Analysis of Politics and Gender},
  author={Rose McDermott},
  journal={Politics \& Gender},
  pages={110 - 115}
  • Rose McDermott
  • Published 11 February 2013
  • Political Science
  • Politics & Gender
One of the important perspectives that feminist analysis has brought to the study of politics is the value of the individual and the importance of capturing individual experience in our understanding of large social and political forces. Simple aggregation of individual experience can lose the richness of that reality. Yet the normative adherence to the critical appreciation of each person's life and experience need not prevent us from drawing inferences from patterns of behavior in order to… 
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