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By Radha Chakravarty

ISBN-10: 0415467314

ISBN-13: 9780415467315

ISBN-10: 1138662364

ISBN-13: 9781138662360

This ebook makes an attempt to house the matter of literary subjectivity in concept and perform. The works of six modern girls writers — Doris Lessing, Anita Desai, Mahasweta Devi, Buchi Emecheta, Margaret Atwood and Toni Morrison — are mentioned as strength methods of trying out and increasing the theoretical debate. a short background of subjectivity and topic formation is reviewed within the mild of the works of thinkers corresponding to Hobbes, Hume, Kant, Hegel, Marx, Nietzsche, Raymond Williams and Stephen Greenblatt, and the paintings of top feminists is usually noticeable contributing to the talk considerably.

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