Judith Butler and the Politics of the Performative

  title={Judith Butler and the Politics of the Performative},
  author={Lisa Jane Disch},
  journal={Political Theory},
  pages={545 - 559}
  • L. Disch
  • Published 1 August 1999
  • Sociology
  • Political Theory
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