Academic Calendar - 2019

Western University Academic Calendar. - 2019
Western Main Campus

Philosophy 4530F/G

TOPICS IN FEMINIST THEORIES OF KNOWLEDGE


A critical study of contemporary feminist epistemology and philosophy of science, with discussion of feminist empiricism, standpoint, and postmodern positions, critiques of methodological essentialism, and proposals for integrating the consideration of contextual factors into theories of knowledge production and legitimation.

Antirequisite(s): Philosophy 3910F/G.

Prerequisite(s): 3rd or 4th year standing in a Philosophy program.

Extra Information: 3 lecture hours.

Course Weight: 0.50
Breadth: CATEGORY B i  
Subject Code: PHILOSOP