Recognition without Ethics?

  title={Recognition without Ethics?},
  author={Nancy Fraser},
  journal={Theory, Culture \& Society},
  pages={21 - 42}
  • Nancy Fraser
  • Published 1 June 2001
  • Sociology
  • Theory, Culture & Society
In the course of the last 30 years, feminist theories of gender have shifted from quasi-Marxist, labor-centered conceptions to putatively ‘post-Marxist’ culture-and identity-based conceptions. Reflecting a broader political move from redistribution to recognition, this shift has been double edged. On the one hand, it has broadened feminist politics to encompass legitimate issues of representation, identity and difference. Yet, in the context of an ascendant neoliberalism, feminist struggles for… Expand
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