Corpus ID: 191700036

Caliban and the Witch: Women, the Body and Primitive Accumulation

  title={Caliban and the Witch: Women, the Body and Primitive Accumulation},
  author={Silvia Federici},
The work Caliban and the witch is the result of a more than thirty years research project developed by the historian Silvia Federici. Its central aim is to rethink the development of capitalism from a feminist point of view with the care not to delimit and segregate the history of women in the working-class male sector. It retakes Marxist concepts, feminist critical theories and an analysis on the body and its politicization in the light of the Foucaultian theory. For Federici there are aspects… Expand
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