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By Moya Lloyd

10 essays supply the 1st sustained review of Judith Butler's alleged moral turn

Judith Butler is better identified for Gender Trouble (1990), the e-book that brought the assumption of gender performativity. notwithstanding, with the booklet of Giving an Account of Oneself in 2005, it seemed that her paintings had taken a special flip: clear of issues of intercourse, gender, sexuality and politics, and in the direction of ethics.

Bringing jointly a gaggle of across the world well known theorists, the quantity asks: has there been an "ethical flip" in Butlers paintings or is the expanding emphasis on ethics the end result of rules in her prior paintings? How do ethics relate to politics in her paintings, and the way do they connect with her expanding quandary with violence, conflict and conflict?

Butler and Ethics will holiday new floor in scholarship on Butler and also will strengthen on-going debates approximately materiality and the physique, biopolitics, impact thought, precariousness and subjectification.

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